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CFO & EV - Management Consulting Principal Director

Midrand Job No. r00153060 Full-time

Job Description


Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

We are currently recruiting for a Principal Director in our CFO & Enterprise Value Team, where we help

finance and business unit executives develop finance functional strategies, financial transaction processing, risk management and business performance reporting capabilities. 

Accenture Strategy and Consulting professionals’ partner with clients at a senior level, helping them transform their business and materially improve their performance. They illustrate a deep understanding of the industry landscape both locally and abroad and in the context of global, economic, technology and social trends.


What responsibilities will you have?

You will be engaged in multiple projects in a diverse and challenging range of industries. You will need to have the ability to operate in rapidly evolving and changing environments and be comfortable with driving tangible results for our clients.

We use deep industry and functional experience and digital technology leadership to help Chief Financial Officers broaden their impact and financial capabilities across their enterprise.

We rethink enterprise value and bring industry and functional insights, end-to-end capabilities and analytics to target specific areas to gain efficiencies and fuel growth.

Leverage enterprise analytics to equip clients with meaningful data, insights and analytics to power digital solutions that transform business.

Design and implement digital finance platform tools that enable higher efficiency, effectiveness and productivity among leadership.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at


      What skills & experience are we looking for?

      Must have

      • Finance Functional Strategy and Consulting experience (10 years+)

      • Previous consulting experience at a senior level

      • Finance Process improvement

      • Strategic Cost Reduction or Zero-based Budgeting

      • Business Case/Financial Modelling

      • Operating Model design

      Good to have

      • CA/CIMA designation (or currently pursuing)

      • Finance Technology exposure (SAP, Oracle etc.)

      What academic qualifications do you need?

      • Finance/Accounting educational background and experience

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