Job Description

Organization: Corporate Functions/Finance

Location: Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle, Dallas, New York, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Atlanta

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.  

Direct and manage Corporate Development Transaction Services (CDTS) activities for Accenture's most significant and complex transactions. Control the flow of activities and leadership reviews on all proposals. Direct financial deal shaping and structuring for complex outsourcing and consulting arrangements, joint ventures and acquisitions. Bring commercial and financial rigor in support of the commercial approach and client value proposition, ensuring Accenture's economic interests are protected.

 

Detailed Description:

-          Act as a business advisor to Accenture Leadership and positively impact the shaping of transactions for Accenture’s largest engagements, ranging from outsourcing and complex consulting engagements to merger and acquisition transactions, the creation of new businesses such as joint ventures and operating companies and alliances

-          Lead all aspects of deal structuring activities, applying independent thinking, commercial and analytical skills to influence the creation of compelling business cases and financial value propositions for clients and Accenture

-          Identify and lead profitable growth opportunities through inorganic means such as acquisitions or joint ventures

-          Demonstrate strong leadership attributes and the potential to reach Accenture Leadership positions

-          Evaluate financial investment performance, create valuation models, pricing models and perform market and competitive assessments which support Accenture’s investment decision and ensure that deals are priced appropriately

-          Drive commercial and financial rigor by adhering to regulatory and organizational principles

-          Work closely with Accenture teams including sales, solution, operating units leadership, growth platform leadership, client financial management teams, corporate controllership, legal and global tax to achieve the optimum balance of risk and reward between Accenture and the client for all proposed deal structures

-         May act as a functional lead

-          Accountable for all aspects of a portfolio as delegated by senior leadership

-          Support senior leadership on high profile and complex deals and their negotiation

-          May act as deal captain for inorganic transactions

-          Will manage a large portfolio with specific pipeline metrics as defined in scope of work

-          May have country, hub location, operating groups or geographic unit specific responsibilities

-         Contribute to CDTS capabilities and operations and to thought leadership on emerging trends in the industry



Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or other Business related disciplines

  • 10 years at a major corporation (i.e. FT Global 500) as a “hands on” financial analyst with strong financial skills and exposure to senior management

  • GAAP Expertise

  • SARBOX Compliance

  • High degree of proficiency in financial modeling techniques (i.e., Excel), financial concepts (NPV, IRR, Payback, etc.) and accounting concepts and budgeting techniques

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional Accounting qualification preferred, e.g. CPA, MBA, CIMA, ACA, ACCA

  • Experience in Managing a team of Managers

Professional Skills:

  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian

  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian

As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $159,516 - 378,864  and information on benefits offered is here.



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