Job Description

Organization: Corporate Functions/Human Resources

Location: US Negotiable

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 674,000 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  

People in the Corporate Function contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.

Job Description:

The Global People Analytics team is made up of over 300 analytics, reporting, solution architecture, product owner, development, data science, and change management/training professionals around the world whose mission is to provide Accenture business and HR leaders with strategic and operational analytics and insights to support strong data-led decision making.

The Advisory & Insights sub-team includes the people who manage relationships with our stakeholders, understand the business and provide day-to-day people analytics decision support, and direction to our solutions and product teams to develop and implement best-in-class analytic solutions.

This role is the primary point of contact to the lead HR business partners in the assigned entity(ies), working collaboratively to understand the needs of the business and design/implement solutions to meet or exceed those needs. This role is expected to work continuously to find ways of operating with maximum efficiency, including driving customers to self-service digital solutions, raise the bar on the level of insights and analytics provided to customers, create a memorable experience for customers, and provide impactful insights which help to drive strategic and operational HR decision-making.


This role also works closely with others sub teams within HR such as Talent Supply Chain, Data and Analytics and Retain Talent and adjacent non-HR teams such as EI, Finance or Operations CFs, based on the nature of decision support required.


The role will…

  • Serve as the primary relationship manager to the executive stakeholders within the assigned area(s), up to and including Accenture Leadership and potentially, GMC, customers.

  • Work collaboratively with customers to fully understand their requirements, and translate those requirements into actions for the team.

  • Gather, analyze and model HR metrics, and key performance indicators, using a broad set of analytical tools and techniques to deliver quantitative and qualitative business insights and improve decision making. Continually seek to expand knowledge and share it with the team.

  • Focus on driving day-to-day delivery of assigned deliverables while maintaining a focus on strategic longer-term priorities and journey management.

  • Understand business priorities and issues to offer a view on issue resolution

  • Work to ensure deliverables are of the highest quality, providing regular review as needed.

  • Work across teams to provide top-level insights and focus on proactively addressing questions based on knowledge and historical perspective.

  • Coordinate the management of requests and workflow into and out of the team. Prioritize as needed.

  • Serve as the main and first point of contact for executive stakeholders for ad hoc requests, triaging and routing them appropriately.

  • Assess ad hoc requests for standardization in the longer-term.

  • Manage work and resources effectively within defined bounds.

  • Work toward continuous quality improvement in operations, deliverables, customer relationships.

  • Serve as a leader and role model in practicing integrity and good stewardship—fiscally, operationally, with regard to data security, and our people.

  • Share best practices on methodologies, trends and modeling with team members working across customer geographies. In this sense, collaborate with other HR leads to determine a common approach in case of overlapping requirements, identify impact of requested HR solutions to other entities, and determine synergies

  • Lead and participate in people initiatives.

  • Provide meaningful feedback and development opportunities to those supervised.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience with proficiency in Microsoft tools (with a focus on excel) and advanced reporting systems

  • Minimum of 5 years experience working with large and highly complex data sets

  • Minimum of 5 years experience managing relationships with stakeholders

  • Undergraduate degree

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with/exposure to HR systems and data

  • Extensive Analytics and Reporting

  • Experience with global customers

Professional Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent prioritization/time management skills

  • Ability to navigate challenging situations and make critical decisions at speed

  • Ability to work independently under limited supervision

  • Experience interacting with mid to senior level leadership

  • Ability to provide indirect oversight of work products

  • Ability to create a sense of team and engagement with team members not under direct supervision

  • Agile workstyle with strong ability to pivot across assignments and topics quickly

  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian

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

As required by Colorado law under the Equal Pay for Equal Work 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 $97,632 - $161,200 and information on benefits offered is here. 

COVID-19 update:

The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually.

Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

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