Accenture

Accenture United Kingdom
18/02/2019
Full time
Role: 2nd Line Support - Senior Analyst Location: Newcastle Salary: Up to £35,000 plus excellent benefits Introduction: 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. Join Accenture Operations and you will become part of the largest and most diverse group of business operations specialists in the world. You will be part of a team which provides business process excellence, implements leading cloud technology and builds and transforms client infrastructure services. We are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients' business operations! We provide technology-enabled business process services to deliver business outcomes and are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients' business operations. What responsibilities will you have? The Senior Local Support Analyst will be the main subject matter expert (SME) technical reference point for colleagues. They will work closely with the LTS (North) Lead ensuring that quality issues are flagged and investigated as well as performing incident and problem management of recurring incidents. The role will link in with various other teams within the UKI LTS organisation. Operational Local Support Activities Effective prioritisation, coordination, ownership and resolution of logged incidents via call logging toolsets within agreed SLAs . Act as a key technical escalation point, providing guidance and support, t ake a lead in driving resolutions for IT problems, linking in with relevant teams where required. Production and analysis of site incident reporting on a monthly basis to identify problems or service improvements. Perform PC upgrades where required using defined internal processes. IT support for events such as new joiner inductions, VIP meetings and VC events when required. Ensure good knowledge of all PC hardware models in the environment, including specifications and internal customer PC model eligibility criteria. Dedicated point of contact for selected premium support customers. Support internal bespoke support environments where requested. Working effectively with external suppliers who are used to deliver components of our service, such as data recovery and IT consumable provision. Assist wider Technology Support team as point of contact for onsite remote hands for hardware infrastructure when requested. Customer Service Key owner of operational day to day escalations and issues, successfully driving resolution and root cause analysis whilst communicating appropriately. Build good trust based relationships with key customers & customer groups when providing support needs. Ensure that two-way feedback is maintained relating to our services, products and current customer priorities, challenges and requirements. Ensure that a strong customer service ethos is provided as part of support provision requirements. People Development and Relationship Management Effective team collaboration across teams both locally and globally through meetings, use of collaboration tools and shared repositories for sharing best practices and successful service delivery. Identify knowledge gaps within the team and work to bridge those gaps. Ensure adherence to Accenture performance management process Ensure training development plan for yourself and direct reports are maintained and that relevant required training is conducted throughout the year. Proactive Support and Value Add Be a key contributor and change agent towards continued process excellence initiatives within the team. Regularly review sample of closed incidents, using findings to enhance service provision. Proactive identification of workstation issues that are seen in the environment, successfully communicating these to required audience, helping to drive resolution and raise awareness. Maintain understanding of and champion IT Services, functions and costs relating to the workstation environment. Be able to apply this information at point of customer interaction Proactively take part in new product and service pilots both globally and locally, provide effective feedback, disseminate information within the team. Document processes and make suggestions, where appropriate, to improve them, ensuring they are relevant and up to date for the tasks associated to the role. Keep abreast of new technologies and innovations in the PC environment, internally and externally to the business. Onsite responsibility around regular security checks and audits for compliance. Finance Be cost aware, ensuring focus is maintained in providing the right costed solutions for our customers. Proactively suggest ways to ensure services remain cost efficient Be aware of our cost recovery mode and ensure its correct use when delivering services Asset Management Update the asset management tool to accurately account for movement of IT hardware in accordance with asset management processes. Provide regular assistance where required to our enablement team for other asset management requirements in order to contribute to our overall asset management KPI's. Conduct regular on-site PC and consumable stock check for the team, work with UK Enablement team to replenish where required. Responsibility in maintaining PC storage processes that conforms to security policy, assisting with annual external audits linked to ISO accreditations What skills & experiences are we looking for : We are looking for someone with experience of delivering 2 nd / 3 rd level Windows 7/10, Apple MAC desktop support service in a customer service / business environment Thorough comprehensive working knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems (7 & 10) environment (Windows architecture to registry level) Knowledge and experience of laptop, desktop and printer hardware fundamentals. Working knowledge troubleshooting of Microsoft Office products Technical troubleshooting skills Deployment and troubleshooting knowledge of Apple operating systems Basic understanding of LAN/WAN networking principles and technologies Be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products to the following levels: Excel - Intermediate Word - Intermediate PowerPoint - Intermediate Microsoft Outlook - Intermediate Understanding and use of ITSM Remedy, or equivalent incident management tool (SNOW). What's in it for you? All of our Operations professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 14/12/2018 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
18/02/2019
Full time
Role: Technology Consultant - Health & Public Services Schedule: Full-time Location: London, Newcastle, Manchester, Edinburgh Travel: Some projects will be based outside of your home location Closing Date: 31/08/2018 Salary: £47,000 - £65,000 Why Accenture Consulting? At Accenture, we relish the opportunity to solve problems, push back the boundaries and do what hasn't been tried before. Join our Consulting team and you'll be delivering the innovation that helps our clients become high-performance businesses. Accenture professionals have skills in designing and delivering industry and/or functional solutions which optimize an organisation's business processes and relationships through the use of technology. Health & Public Service Consulting Health & Public Service industry professionals have skills in analysing, designing, building, testing and deploying Health and Government industry-specific solutions, using innovative technology that enables industry standards and processes. Accenture is currently working on a number of large Health & Public Service programmes across a variety of clients and is seeking to grow our H&PS team in the UK with bright, experienced, technology-savvy individuals Job Description Consultants bring to life Accenture's knowledge about what it takes to be a high-performance business and package it for our clients, so we look for individuals who can communicate well with people at all levels. You will need a well-developed ability to solve problems, first-class functional skills, a good knowledge of technology, and enjoy working as part of a team. It's all about collaboration and commitment, while being smart, innovative and flexible; maximising the value we deliver by bringing the best of technology and Accenture to every client engagement . Your Role: Health & Public Service Consulting There will never be a typical day at Accenture, that's why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference within exciting client initiatives are limitless in this ever-changing business landscape. Here are just a few of your day-to-day responsibilities. - Deliver successful consulting engagements (sometimes multiple at once), addressing our clients' business and technology challenges, delivering lasting and distinctive outcomes and value. - Solve complex, ambiguous business, change and technology problems, bringing structure and rigorous analysis and planning; acting and taking decisions with little management oversight. - Make, build and sustain trusted senior client relationships in the C-suite by remaining highly attuned to client needs and styles. - Lead business development activities including opportunity identification/qualification and proposal development/presentation. - Play a key role in driving the growth agenda for clients - identifying emerging trends in customers and the market and driving sales as a result. - Lead the creation of well-articulated thought leadership assets that present innovative and action-oriented information, insight, knowledge, guidance and recommendations on a specific market-relevant strategy topic and drive improved market presence in external forums. - Develop and manage high performing multidisciplinary Consulting teams, leading by example, actively mentoring others and contributing to performance achievement activities . Your Experience - We're looking for experience in the following areas: - Design, build and operation of the world-class architectures which under-pin some of the largest IT systems around. - Understanding of Technical Delivery within large scale transformation projects - Experience working with any of the following technologies - Enterprise Architecture, Cloud Application Architecture, Robotics Process Automation (e.g. BluePrism, NICE, UI Path), Integration technologies (e.g. Fuse, Mule, WS02), Security, Dev Ops, Artificial Intelligence (e.g. Dialogflow, IBM Watson) - Understanding of New IT e.g. Blockchain - Excellent client communications and stakeholder management Set Yourself Apart: Preferred Qualifications - Passionate about technology and the rapid advances being made - The ability to quickly apply existing skills and experience to new technologies - Has, or is interested in developing, deep technical skills in one or more areas of technology - Experience in working in a client facing environment is desirable Academic Qualifications Proven consulting experience within a Health and/or Public Sector environment Our Commitment to You We are looking for an expert with exceptional knowledge of the Health and Public Sector as well as the ability to influence business leaders. You will enjoy the freedom to innovate and the support to excel. We will expect a lot from you but you will get the same in return: Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement You'll make a difference for some impressive clients Opportunities to learn through executive training, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company Access to leading-edge technology Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes a range of market-relevant benefits and programs to help you manage the demands of work and life. Apply Today! Great things can happen-they already are. Come and be a part of the next level of high performance. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependants. Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
18/02/2019
Full time
Role: Technology Fulfilment Specialists (Senior Analyst and Team Lead levels) Location: London Travel : 100% Mobility Job Type: Permanent Job Reference: We have roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience: Senior Analyst: from £34,000 to £40,000+ (Depending on experience) Specialist / Team Lead: from £40,000 to £50,000+ (Depending on experience) Introduction: Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations 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. Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance. We combine business and industry insights with innovative technology to drive growth for your business. We extend our technology and business capabilities through a powerful alliance ecosystem of market leaders and innovators to provide our clients the best specialized skills and tailored solutions. We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide more than 373,000 employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business! What responsibilities will you have? With both creative and project management skills, these professionals support our Alliances teams in resale opportunities. They facilitate the delivery of our resale capabilities and offerings including logistics, deal execution, maintenance renewal and/or resale services. They support client or vendor needs to ensure the goals are meet or exceed. Key Responsibilities: Lead/support client and sales function for resales businesses Manage the delivery of resale offerings Strategize with resale services to support medium/large sized and/or complex vendor needs Develop deep understanding of the Resell business process and can communicate the process and alternatives to Clients Delivery Client superior service around order management for resale transactions Provide clients and engagement teams with information and analysis on various technology solutions that support our client needs for technology purchase Be a prime contact for our clients and client teams, identifying opportunities for resale and supporting same (quoting, ordering, logistics, services, invoicing support), creating /maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction in all client related situations Identify and escalate any client issue as appropriate Work to gain knowledge about the client's business and relevant processes and document information Manage primary responsibility for overseeing the order process - from quote to contract to delivery to invoicing and post-delivery support Shape deals to take advantage of all available trade-in incentive programs offered by vendors Identify, track, and position opportunities to sell maintenance renewal agreements with Clients Become an expert in the resale programs for one or more Vendors through knowledge of the Vendors' products and programs Work with Vendors and own the process to obtain the best available pricing and other resell terms, leverage the opportunity to interact and build deep Vendor relationships Support process to get Purchase Orders approved with client signature on Quotes Work with resale services to coordinate custom shipping requirements on behalf of client Managing the process to renew maintenance agreements for equipment previously resold by Accenture Provide support to clients to manage inventory, service levels, renewal dates, and other aspects of our clients' Maintenance contracts Participate in or facilitate discussions and flow of information between Vendors, Alliances Sales and the Pre-Sales Technical Architects, the client engagement team, or the client as necessary Generate Client Quote from Vendor Quote using appropriate pricing strategies in coordination with Alliances Sales Provide customized information, reports, or other forms of support What skills & experience are we looking for? Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills Proven ability to create a business plan and execute against it Proven ability to motivate, lead, recognize and manage a high-performance team What's in it for you? All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 specialized 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity Closing Date for Applications 31/08/19. Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
18/02/2019
Full time
Role: Major Incident Manager Location: This role is aligned to the Warwick Office but can be based anywhere in the UK Travel: Some local and international Salary: Up to £49,000 depending on experience Introduction: 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. Join Accenture Operations and you will become part of the largest and most diverse group of business operations specialists in the world. You will be part of a team which provides business process excellence, implements leading cloud technology and builds and transforms client infrastructure services. We are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients' business operations! We provide technology-enabled business process services to deliver business outcomes and are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients' business operations. Job Role Summary: The Global Command Center MIM provides leadership during highly critical operational issues through established methods, procedures, communication and coordination across Accenture organizations, suppliers and providers. The role requires leadership and the ability to direct others during high pressure situations involving customers, leadership, technology teams, and third party service providers. The responsibilities range from Major Incident Management to Major Problem Management, and include Continual Service Improvement programs and projects, bridging Accenture Operations organizations and leveraging the Accenture Enterprise. During critical operational situations, the MIM ensures that the leadership team is informed, there is an effective response plan, and the situation is managed effectively and professionally. In this role, the MIM leverages the Accenture Enterprise resulting in quick service restoration with minimal customer impact. The MIM also works with the technology and delivery leadership teams to ensure corrective measures are taken to prevent major incident reoccurrence ultimately driving down the number, frequency and duration of major incidents and vulnerabilities. The role requires the ability to apply operational experience, process discipline, effective communication, and understanding of technology to determine interdependencies to the relevant service, customer client business, and expectations. What responsibilities will you have? o Manage executive communication and escalation. o Assist or Lead critical response effort for critical vulnerabilities, Major Incidents, and Major Problems o Ensure customer perspective and service delivery issues are understood by all teams o Ensure compliance with established process and protocols o Identify & pursue opportunities for continuous improvement and lead program/projects o Escalate to suppliers, providers, leadership, and other supporting functions to bring rapid response and proper visibility o Collaborate effectively with other technology groups and delivery teams during stabilization and service improvement effort o Engage with cross-functional teams during service restoration/risk mitigation, ensuring that the right resources are engaged in order to achieve successful outcomes o Create, maintain, and recommend improvements to operational procedures, protocols and documentation o Train, coach and support junior staff o Provide regular metrics, presentations and program/project status updates o Participate in global Communities of Practice (CoP) as part of a continuous improvement program. o Keep abreast of the latest technological advancements What skills & experience are we looking for? Experience in I.T. Operations or Delivery Strong customer relationship management skills Excellent English oral and written communication skills with the ability to speak and write at executive and business levels Ability to communicate up (to business owners and peers), down (to technologists), and across (to other architects and Technical Leads) Displays Leadership & Authority with p roven ability to lead others under pressure Effective facilitator directing teams toward rapid resolution of complex issues Good technical aptitude, understanding and troubleshooting skills Strong people skills - negotiation, listening, with the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization Displays Leadership & Authority with proven ability to lead others under pressure Demonstrated initiative and ability to learn Strong analytical, organization, multitasking and prioritization skills Able to fulfil the required Work Type, Location and Hours requirements ITIL understanding or v3 Foundation course Undergraduate degree in relevant fields, or equivalent experience What's in it for you? All our Operations professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/05/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
18/02/2019
Full time
Job Title: Accenture Technology -Marketing & Communications Manager - Intelligent Platform Services & Intelligent Engineering Services Location London Salary up to £80,000 depending on experience 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. Join Corporate Functions and you will become part of a diverse team which offers the essential expertise that enables all of our employees to deliver high performance to our clients. O ur Corporate Functions professionals work in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Communications, CIO, Information Security, and Geographic Services. Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you'll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference. Job Specifications Working as part of the global Accenture Technology Marketing & Communications team, the Marketing and Communications Manager for Intelligent Platform Services & Intelligent Engineering Services will support the marketing and communications strategy in support of the IPS Business Groups and IES as they are launched and continue to develop and grow. This includes expanding our communications and marketing plans to support our growth strategy such as: Effectively team with the SAP, Oracle, Salesforce, Microsoft and Workday Business Groups Leads and M&C teams in the overall alignment and sharing of strategic overarching programs and refresh as required. Collaborate with HR in the M&C component of the implementation of the employee experience journey. Coordinate webcasts, meetings and events for our IPS Lead Work with IES leadership and marketing teams to support IES growth strategies and support Ecosystem marketing with IES Ecosystem partners. Manage the annual budget and reporting to show strong ROI on programs . Content Development and Campaigns Help create strategic messaging, including structuring a multi-faceted message platform, writing and shaping messages designed to raise perceptions of our IPS and IES business globally and locally. Help develop a visual identity to support the messaging, and continually evolve and refresh to stay current with emerging trends and Accenture brand standards. Help drive internal and external marketing content and campaigns to evangelize our key audiences: leadership, client teams, and our people; IPS and IES Ecosystem leadership and sales teams; clients and other external audiences, such as industry analysts. Help drive the development of market-relevant and differentiated thought leadership, helping to write new content and shape global content. Help proactively identify hot topic areas for content, develop messaging and create content including thought leadership, POVs and research, working with the geographic teams to localize and industry teams to tailor, ensuring the content is relevant for sales campaigns around the world. Develop content for website pages and registration sites to support the events, thought leadership, new collateral and other areas. Work collaboratively with the Digital marketing team to develop the pages and ensure timely delivery. Social Media Help create and drive a robust social media program to ensure strong integration of digital marketing elements across all M&C programs. Drive strong share of voice and position our senior business leaders. Proactively seek new channels and innovative ways to share our stories to keep current of social trends. Write content for blogs, social posts and other content required for the social channels. E nsure consistency and accuracy of Accenture Technology strategic marketing messages across various social channels and programs and ensure Accenture's social media policies are adhered to. Analyze results to gain insights and improve our overall digital marketing program. Internal Communications Create an integrated communications plan to support our growth agenda, developed and implemented at the global level and regional levels. This includes the development of an overarching internal communications strategy and plan aimed at creating a cultural change within Accenture. Integration and collaboration with the global and regional leads is essential to ensuring a comprehensive yet localized plan. Develop overarching messaging and brand guidelines for internal communications, and ensure these standards are adapted globally. Work with regional and functional leads to create a comprehensive schedule and content development plan for ongoing communications at the global and regional levels. Manage the writing, editing and oversight of internal communications, leveraging other resources as required. Work with designers and outside agencies to develop related creative assets and work with our internal mailing team to distribute. Event Management, Communications and Outreach Support our large, high profile events, teaming with marketing leadership and event program lead, providing overall event management capabilities, and manage smaller events held around the globe, focusing on how to gain traction internally and with clients, and achieve the best ROI. Team with marketing colleagues in other key functions such as Events Marketing and Ecosystem Marketing leads as required. Education and Sales Assets Develop presentations and videos, along with other education, training and sales assets. Manage the development of sales presentations, leadership speeches and scripts, and provide coaching for Accenture, Ecosystem and client leads in the video shoots, working with creative services and production teams to manage all logistics and production of the assets. Client Success Stories Become expert in knowing our IPS and IES client base to ensure we are targeting our best client stories for the various channels: credentials, wins and successes postcards, awards, annual and quarterly reports, event marketing and other. Develop wins and successes, and work with the credentials team to develop externally approved content. Share these stories across the channels within Accenture and externally as appropriate. Identify the correct client stories for critical channels such as: quarterly reports, industry analyst reports, awards, speaking opportunities, Manage global awards application process, including the development of comprehensive nomination submissions; manage the input from client teams and subject matter experts; managing a team of writers to help support the development efforts; ensure leadership approval and client sign off; provide project management to ensure timely submissions. Marketing leadership expectations Disrupt old ways of communicating by continually challenging our marketing team, agencies and business leaders to be at the forefront of Accenture's visual and verbal brand style. Collaborate with and rally marketing colleagues across our five businesses and geographic units to rollout programs and strategies across the company. Be the standards bearer for strategic, accurate, consistent marketing messages across channels and programs. Willingness to "roll up your sleeves" and provide tactical execution on marketing campaigns, events, asset development, etc. (not just managing, but doing). Willingness to be an "in the scrum" team player who can switch gears to be responsive to the business, based on the priority of the day, week or month. Skills and experience Bachelor's degree required, prefer in marketing & communications, journalism or related. Technology industry marketing experience preferred Significant experience in marketing and communications, preferably with some experience in the technology industry; experience in applying marketing concepts; branding and message development skills Professional Qualifications: Proven ability to provide deep and original thinking about complex issues. Demonstrated ability to turn complex ideas into stories and visual concepts easily understood by a broad audience. executive presence, and a strong knowledge of the technology industry and landscape. Confidence, presence and personal credibility to establish successful relationships. Previous executive communications experience highly desired. Strong organization, program management and content development skills, with a demonstrated ability to meet milestones, meet tight deadlines and communicate status on concurrent projects Exceptional communication skills. The ability to present and communicate ideas clearly and persuasively at all levels to multiple audiences. Bold creativity and a passion for new technology trends and the future. Strong knowledge of innovation, technology content, and the ability to instantaneously absorb and create the new. Demonstrated ability to design, implement and measure multi-faceted marketing plans and programs. Demonstrated ability to develop content, including synthesizing complex technology topics and writing new pieces. Role is expected to flex regularly between working out of Accenture office location, and working in a global, virtual environment. Personal flexibility to travel where and when required..... click apply for full job details
Accenture United Kingdom
17/02/2019
Full time
Role: Data & Analytics Architect Senior Manager - Products Technology Advisory Location: London Travel: Up to 100% mobility Salary: £88,000 - £119,000 Closing date: 31/03/2019 Join Accenture Consulting and you'll work alongside fellow industry experts to lead transformational projects, and define cutting edge solutions, solving our client's most complex issues. And because our clients span the full range of industries - Including 94 of the Fortune 100 - you'll have the opportunity to pursue your passion, hone your expertise and deepen your knowledge. As a Consulting practitioner in the Products industry you'll shape the future of top global Products industry companies. By joining Accenture, you will embark on a fast-paced career that will allow you to utilize your deep industry experience and specialized skills to design, sell and lead industry defining transformation programs. In this role you'll use your expertise to drive opportunity-for the company and for yourself-while maintaining the flexibility you need to keep your career ahead of the curve. Products Technology Advisory Team Are you ready to join our European Products Technology Advisory Team to transform how businesses connect with their customers? Our clients are transforming to cope with the new realities driven by the new technology. They are investing in whole new business models and technologies. Your Role Senior Managers generally spend much of their time working on client sites, delivering a project, with the expectation of extra-curricular responsibilities and practice building on the side (proposition development). You'll be expected to support and lead business development opportunities at existing or prospective clients, providing support to MDs and wider sales team. Whilst also being responsible for directing and managing programme delivery. Accenture specifically are seeking a Data & Analytics Architect Senior Manager with solid experience in the following areas: Helping to develop and expand the Data & Analytics Architecture consulting portfolio through thought leadership and opportunity identification. Overseeing Data & Analytics business, -application and integration architecture design during the sales process; and staying on the engagement as a Data & Analytics architect during the Analysis & Plan phase (full time); design phase SME and content QA during build / test / deploy Orchestrating the solution of key business problems and challenges by enabling an architecture transformation, painting a picture of, and charting a journey from the current state to a "to-be" Data & Analytics environment. Partnering with the opportunity lead to ensure the full client transformation is evaluated; and the right components brought into the deal from a process and tools perspective. Leading the business and application architecture discussions with the client. Owning the E2E business and application architecture solutioning for large opportunities; working with the solution architect to ensure the solution plan reflects all components and uses the optimal delivery model (cost / skills balance). Partnering with the project/program manager to ensure the scope sold is understood and reflected in the baseline project plan, estimates, etc. During the Plan & Analysis phase, you will oversee the application and business architecture work streams to validate scope and complexity assumptions from the sales process; adapt costing/timeline with the client. During the Design Phase; Lead the business and application integration architecture design work stream Create business benefits case SME and reviewer for other design documentation (process, application, data) During implementation and testing phases you will support on Content QA and act as the Technology Advisory SME. Your Experience: You will have experience with most of the following: Accenture Products industries (one or several): Consumer Goods, Retail, Life Sciences, Automotive, Industrial Equipment, Freight & Logistics, Construction, Infrastructure, Travel and Service Organizations. Data & Analytics architecture strategy and roadmap design Data & Analytics architecture governance Data & Analytics blueprints and architecture with industry and technology relevant perspectives and patterns. Architecture advisory services Extensive knowledge of typical back-office, middle-office and front-office processes and technologies. Passion for the "old" digital technology trends (e.g. Social, Mobility, Analytics, Cloud) and the "new" technology disruptions (e.g. Distributed Ledgers, Applied Intelligence, Augmented/Virtual Reality and -in the future- Quantum computing). Knowledge of Data & Analytics architectural components that enable basic capabilities i.e. data ingestion, storage and visualization and advanced capabilities including artificial intelligence / machine learning. Preferred Skills: Extensive professional working experience in Technology Advisory and/or Data & Analytics Architecture roles. Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment Proven communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills A natural ability to sense the needs of our customers combined with a fervent desire to provide excellent customer service An ability to articulate and clearly communicate complex problems and solutions in a simple and logical manner Well-developed analytical skills and the ability to provide clarity to complex issues and synthesize large amount of information Problems solving and out-of-the-box thinking ability, directed at defining innovative solutions to satisfy customer requirements Comfort conveying both high-level and detailed information, adjusting the way ideas are presented to better address varying social styles and audiences. An ability to challenge a client's thinking by diplomatically providing an objective and independent point of view. An ability to identify opportunities based on your deep understanding of our offerings and our client's issues. Experience managing large teams through complex situations, adapting quickly and helping others navigate change. Experience structuring activities that play to a team's strengths and provide opportunities for others to grow. Experience working through organizational change, developing and implementing creative solutions and closely partnering with clients to regularly confirm expectations are met and value delivered. Clear understanding of key methodologies, approaches and market trends in the industry. Our Commitment To You We offer a transparent approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues. You'll benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and cutting-edge tools. Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits. You'll have access to leading-edge technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends. Competitive rewards linked to fast-paced progression. You'll also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live. 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 clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/03/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant(s) be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: M&A Strategy Manager Mobility: up to 100% Location: London Are you looking to grow a remarkable career in Mergers & Acquisitions? Join the M&A team at Accenture Strategy. We take an insight-led approach to M&A and harness our unrivalled technological expertise to deliver digitally driven M&A strategies for the world's leading businesses. As an M&A Strategy Consultant, you'll gain exposure to the full lifecycle of the most prestigious M&A deals - accelerating transformation and redefining business models for global clients. Why Accenture Strategy? Technology will continue to be the disruptor in the strategy arena. Which makes Accenture the strategy firm of tomorrow. Our 8,700-strong team of strategists combines deep business insight, industry knowledge, and an unparalleled understanding of the digital and technology landscape to address our clients' challenges and opportunities. No-one brings all of that together at the scale and with the degree of integration as we can. Serving 95 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, we're different to every other strategy firm on the market - which makes us an undeniably exciting place in which to forge a career. You'll collaborate with, learn from and build your network with some of the brightest and best talent in the industry. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values; we welcome men and women from diverse backgrounds and with different perspectives. Our differences combined produce uniquely powerful results driving innovation and giving you a career without limits. We're passionate about improving the way the world works and lives. Social purpose lies at the heart of our business strategy, and our employees share this commitment - whether they participate in an Hour of Code event, support the Accenture Skills to Succeed program, or work with our NGO or international development agency clients via Accenture Development Partnerships . Why M&A within Accenture Strategy? High-performance organizations are those that continually renew and energize their portfolio of businesses. Accenture is right at the cutting edge. In the past five years, we have advised clients in more than 850 projects globally - projects that span the buy side and sell side, and cover all phases of the deal lifecycle. You'll join a network of M&A professionals across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Western Hemisphere. Our people are entrepreneurs and explorers who provide dedicated support from M&A strategy, target screening and due diligence, to transaction management, merger & synergy planning, as well as carve-outs and divestitures. It's stimulating and intellectually rigorous work which will see you working on headline-making deals, but you'll be well prepared for each challenge. We'll keep you up to speed with the latest technology. Training will be provided at Accenture's global Strategy College to build your expertise. And you'll benefit from M&A Live - our annual, interactive, five-day learning program that brings together M&A specialists to share strategic priorities, highlight M&A offerings and identify client opportunities. Your role Typically work on an engagement focussing on either portfolio strategy, target screening, pre-deal assessment/due diligence, post-deal merger integration, joint ventures or divestiture/carve-out strategy and planning Lead a workstream and e responsible for rigorous analysis to identify and validate value creation opportunities for our clients Develop cohesive conclusions and present key findings, typically to C-level clients Be responsible for coaching and mentoring analysts on the team Support in practice/ community building efforts such as recruitment, training and thought leadership Engage with the wider strategy community in UKI to foster collaboration and support growth and development of the business Requirements Demonstrated interest in working in a M&A advisory services Substantial experience in consulting or corporate strategy roles with a particular focus on market entry, mergers, acquisitions, corporate alliances, portfolio strategy and merger integration Experience in financial modelling and demonstrated understanding of financial statements Strong academic credentials Demonstrated ability to work with multi-cultural teams to deliver high-quality output in short timeframes A high degree of comfort with strategy frameworks and strong quantitative skills to develop financial or operational models and supervise data analysis High degree of written and spoken competence in English Previous experience in a top tier strategy consulting firms, boutique firms focussing on pre-deal / due diligence advisory service or in the transaction advisory service of big 4 accountancy firm preferred. Candidates with investment banking experience are also Consulting skills and personality Ability to develop and apply consulting skills and have the capability of effectively solving complex business issues Organise and direct quality work Pushing self and others to add value by meeting expectations and completing deliverables regardless of obstacles Planning and coordination of own and/or team's work activities, to meet commitments and quality expectations Maximises team performance by encouraging collaboration and addressing issues, that impact performance of team members (i.e., client and Accenture). Strong communication skills (speaking, writing, listening) Confident, poised, ability to relate to senior client executives Leadership abilities - transfer vision into results Strong interest in broadening skills, as opposed to being narrowly focused Apply Today! Great things can happen-they already are. Come and be a part of the next level of high performance. Package: As well as a highly competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package including 30 days holiday, 3 additional days for charitable work of your choice, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive pension scheme. Accenture will be recruiting at the following levels, Analyst, Consultant, Manager, Senior Manager. Next steps... If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Aerospace & Defence Change Consultant/Manager- Talent & Organisation Location: London or Manchester Travel: Up to 100% Salary: £50,000 - £88,000 Join Accenture Consulting and you'll work alongside fellow industry experts to lead transformational projects and define cutting edge solutions, solving our client's most complex issues. We are growing our Aerospace and Defence practice in UK and Ireland and have high ambitions to accelerate digital transformation in the industry. We are looking for talented professionals to join the team. As a Consulting practitioner in this role you'll w ork with our Aerospace and Defence clients to help them transform the delivery of their projects. Here you will have the opportunity to work in complex Aerospace and Defence programmes which are at the cutting edge of technology - you'll be working on clients' sites, working in joint teams with the client and being part of the business change journey. As a member of the Talent and Organisation practice within Communications, Media and Technology (CMT) you will get the opportunity to use your industry experience and specialised skills to help build our Aerospace and Defence portfolio. You will embark on a fast-paced career path and have support with a comprehensive learning and development plan, with opportunities to coach fellow consulting practioners. Learn more about us: Please note that d ue to the nature of the work we engage in with our clients in CMT, you will need to pass full UK security clearance checks to meet the national security regulations for many of our clients. YOUR ROLE As a Change Consultant, you'll often be: Leading workstreams in client focused consulting programs in Aerospace and Defence, engaging with key client stakeholders Supporting requirements gathering and scoping and undertaking high level and function specific change impact analysis Identifying communication and training needs and developing appropriate materials Identifying first use, supporting the development of deployment and adoption plans and ensuring the successful handover of the transformation into business as usual Participating in business development opportunities to further grow Aerospace & Defence Contributing to the development of thought leadership and future T&O strategy (e.g. Future Workforce) Building and applying technical, industry, and functional knowledge to support efforts in selling opportunities to existing and new clients Developing your deep skills as a Consulting practitioner to ensure market and client relevance YOUR EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS You will have experience and skills in the following: Leading agile change related to complex Aerospace and Defence transformation programmes, or those of similar heavy industries (e.g. oil and gas), ideally in the UK A solid understanding of agile change management processes, principles, tools and methodologies Referencing data driven analytics to drive insight-led transformation activities Exceptional communication skills (both written and verbal) and active listening skills Establishing and maintaining strong stakeholder relationships, whilst being able to influence others at various levels within an organisation in moving towards a common vision or goal Flexible, adaptable and resilient at working in ambiguous and changing client environments An ability to inspire teams to deliver to a high standard in a suitable timeframe An accredited change management qualification is desirable OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU We offer a transparent approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues You'll benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and cutting-edge tools Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards linked to fast-paced career progression You'll have access to leading-edge technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends You'll also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live NEXT STEPS? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/08/19 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: M&A Strategy Consultant Mobility: up to 100% Location: London Are you looking to grow a remarkable career in Mergers & Acquisitions? Join the M&A team at Accenture Strategy. We take an insight-led approach to M&A and harness our unrivalled technological expertise to deliver digitally driven M&A strategies for the world's leading businesses. As an M&A Strategy Consultant, you'll gain exposure to the full lifecycle of the most prestigious M&A deals - accelerating transformation and redefining business models for global clients. Why Accenture Strategy? Technology will continue to be the disruptor in the strategy arena. Which makes Accenture the strategy firm of tomorrow. Our 8,700-strong team of strategists combines deep business insight, industry knowledge, and an unparalleled understanding of the digital and technology landscape to address our clients' challenges and opportunities. No-one brings all of that together at the scale and with the degree of integration as we can. Serving 95 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, we're different to every other strategy firm on the market - which makes us an undeniably exciting place in which to forge a career. You'll collaborate with, learn from and build your network with some of the brightest and best talent in the industry. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values; we welcome men and women from diverse backgrounds and with different perspectives. Our differences combined produce uniquely powerful results driving innovation and giving you a career without limits. We're passionate about improving the way the world works and lives. Social purpose lies at the heart of our business strategy, and our employees share this commitment - whether they participate in an Hour of Code event, support the Accenture Skills to Succeed program, or work with our NGO or international development agency clients via Accenture Development Partnerships . Why M&A within Accenture Strategy? High-performance organizations are those that continually renew and energize their portfolio of businesses. Accenture is right at the cutting edge. In the past five years, we have advised clients in more than 850 projects globally - projects that span the buy side and sell side, and cover all phases of the deal lifecycle. You'll join a network of M&A professionals across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Western Hemisphere. Our people are entrepreneurs and explorers who provide dedicated support from M&A strategy, target screening and due diligence, to transaction management, merger & synergy planning, as well as carve-outs and divestitures. It's stimulating and intellectually rigorous work which will see you working on headline-making deals, but you'll be well prepared for each challenge. We'll keep you up to speed with the latest technology. Training will be provided at Accenture's global Strategy College to build your expertise. And you'll benefit from M&A Live - our annual, interactive, five-day learning program that brings together M&A specialists to share strategic priorities, highlight M&A offerings and identify client opportunities. Your role Typically work on an engagement focussing on either portfolio strategy, target screening, pre-deal assessment/due diligence, post-deal merger integration, joint ventures or divestiture/carve-out strategy and planning Be responsible for rigorous analysis to identify and validate value creation opportunities for our clients Develop cohesive conclusions and present key findings, typically to C-level clients Be responsible for coaching and mentoring analysts on the team Support in practice/ community building efforts such as recruitment, training and thought leadership Engage with the wider strategy community in UKI to foster collaboration and support growth and development of the business Requirements Demonstrated interest in working in a M&A advisory services Substantial experience in consulting or corporate strategy roles with a particular focus on market entry, mergers, acquisitions, corporate alliances, portfolio strategy and merger integration Experience in financial modelling and demonstrated understanding of financial statements Strong academic credentials Demonstrated ability to work with multi-cultural teams to deliver high-quality output in short timeframes A high degree of comfort with strategy frameworks and strong quantitative skills to develop financial or operational models and supervise data analysis High degree of written and spoken competence in English Previous experience in a top tier strategy consulting firms, boutique firms focussing on pre-deal / due diligence advisory service or in the transaction advisory service of big 4 accountancy firm preferred. Candidates with investment banking experience are also Apply Today! Great things can happen-they already are. Come and be a part of the next level of high performance. Package: As well as a highly competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package including 30 days holiday, 3 additional days for charitable work of your choice, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive pension scheme. Accenture will be recruiting at the following levels, Analyst, Consultant, Manager, Senior Manager. Next steps... If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Corporate Performance Management (CPM) Consultant Location: London Travel: Up to 100% As finance continues to embrace digital technologies and innovation, Accenture is looking for experienced CPM Consultants to join our U.K. CFO practice. If you can demonstrate proven finance business and technology skills in financial planning, consolidation and close, analytics and/or financial reporting (with any vendor solution) and are looking to grow your skills and work on projects that are rewarding and varied, please get in touch. Your Role: CPM Consultant There will never be a typical day at Accenture, that's why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference within exciting client initiatives are limitless in this ever-changing business landscape. Dependent on your level of responsibilities, here are just a few of your day-to-day responsibilities: Working closely with clients to understand and clearly define their business requirements Designing application prototypes, demonstrating these to the client and securing agreement on design in an agile manner Creating plans for and supporting system implementation, testing and training Writing high quality client documentation Identifying new business leads and opportunities, as part of the client engagement. Learning new skills from the wider team as well as across the Accenture organisation Your Experience : We're looking for experience in the following areas: Experience in CPM projects which are part of a finance transformation or digital finance projects Comfortable engaging with Senior Finance stakeholders Understanding of agile development concepts, including the use of design thinking and prototyping to accelerate delivery A deep understanding of client budgeting and forecasting processes An excellent understanding of financial accounting fundamentals, such as the Income Statement (P&L), Balance Sheet and Cash Flow statements Writing clearly structured project documentation such as requirements specification or proposals A good understanding of typical data sources (such as ERP General Ledgers) Working knowledge on leading Corporate Performance Management solutions (Oracle Hyperion, SAP BPC, Anaplan, IBM or other CPM solutions) Experience on implementation projects of Corporate Performance Management solutions including supporting business case, functional design and program management Experience of finance business process re-engineering including change management in the CFO organisation Set Yourself Apart: Desirable Skills Experience with technologies such as Hyperion, SAP BPC, IBM Planning Analytics, Anaplan or similar is valuable A strong understanding of industry operations, dynamics and trends through experience in one or more industries: Utilities, Financial Services, Telecoms, Aerospace and Defense, Retail and Consumer Goods Highly credible with the ability to engage broadly with all levels of management, on personal and professional attributes Strong analytical skills, understanding of complex issues, the ability to quickly absorb information, conceptual and creative problem-solving excellence Driven; enjoys a challenge, proven ability to adapt and remove obstacles to achieve results, determination and optimism Flexibility to accommodate client travel requirements Academic/Other Qualifications Minimum of 3 years' consulting experience or relevant background in industry Minimum 3 years' finance business process experience Ability to effectively engage with senior-level client executives Proven track record in driving business outcomes for large clients A team player that can adapt to new challenges quickly Financial qualification or MBA is preferred Our Commitment to You You will enjoy the freedom to innovate and the support to excel. We will expect a lot from you, but you will get the same in return: Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement You'll make a difference for some impressive clients. Accenture Strategy serves 72 of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects Opportunities to learn through executive training at Accenture's global Strategy College, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company Access to leading-edge technology Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes a range of market-relevant benefits and programs to help you manage the demands of work and life Apply Today! Great things can happen-they already are. Come and be a part of the next level of high performance. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Technical Project Manager Location: This role is aligned to the Warwick office but can be based anywhere in the UK with flexible working opportunities Travel: Travel and work on client sites when required Salary: Up to £43,000 depending on experience Introduction: 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. Join Accenture Operations and you will become part of the largest and most diverse group of business operations specialists in the world. You will be part of a team which provides business process excellence, implements leading cloud technology and builds and transforms client infrastructure services. We are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients' business operations! We provide technology-enabled business process services to deliver business outcomes and are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients' business operations. Job Summary: The Project Manager will take responsibility for the implementation of client services and deployments on behalf of the Delivery Center interacting with senior client and Accenture management. The role may require client site attendance and the co-ordination of client and Accenture resources, leveraging a virtual team from our Global Delivery Network. The Project Manager must take overall responsibility for all projects assigned to them. All projects must be delivered within the agreed budget, quality and timescales committed, and detailed in each Work Package. The Project Manager must ensure that: the project deliverables are delivered to a high quality standard processes are followed (Accenture or client as appropriate) standard project reporting accurately represents the project status appropriate service acceptance and handover activities are completed. Key Responsibilities: Deliver your projects in line with the agreed budget, quality and timescales Take ownership - be the face of your project for the clients and within the Delivery Center Manage your stakeholders and ask for help if you need it Draw up and maintain your project plan Attain approval and necessary resources to deliver your project plan Manage the technical teams in delivering their tasks and activities Report project status in a clear fact based style, highlighting all key issues and action(s) to remediate Log and proactively manage all project risks and issues to closure / acceptance Track and manage your project financials escalating any issues Ensure effective use of standard templates for your reports and all project deliverables Work with service delivery teams to complete acceptance and readiness and ensure effective handover Ensure compliance with Accenture Policies and standards. Learn lessons and drive continuous improvements What skills & experience are we looking for? Essential: Technical understanding of infrastructure and cloud Strong technical background gained through either Service Implementation or technical support Excellent written and verbal English communication skills Team coordination skills Project Management and / or client management Desirable: ITIL Foundation and Service Management framework implementation experience ITIL Practitioner/Expert Service Now What's in it for you? All our Operations professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/03/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Business Analyst Location: Glasgow Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK Job Type: Permanent Job reference: We have roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience: Analyst: £25,200 - £30,800 (Depending on experience) Senior Analyst: £30,800 - £39,820 (Depending on experience) Specialist: £36,080 to £51,480 + (Depending on experience) Introduction: 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. Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance with best in class established and emerging technologies. We are able to extend our technology and business capabilities by working closely with market leaders and innovators to provide our clients with the best specialised skills and tailored solutions. With Accenture Technology you will deliver everything from point solutions for a single business function to large, long term outsourcing services, to complex systems integration installations spanning multiple businesses and functions. We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide all of our employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business! What responsibilities will you have? Analyse and design new business processes Facilitating workshops for a variety of internal stakeholders Work with the business architect and other planners to assess current capabilities and identify high-level customer requirements. Identify and define detailed product requirements and use cases. Work with the project manager, architects, and other team members to define metrics and performance goals for the application. Participate in transitioning the requirements and use cases to the designers, and ensure a clear and complete understanding of the requirements. Assist in translating requirements and use cases into test conditions and expected results for product, performance, and user acceptance testing. Participate in quality management reviews, in particular reviews of the designs, prototypes, and other requirements work products to ensure they fulfil the requirements Process and customer journey mapping What skills & experience are we looking for? Relevant experience as a Senior BA within the Financial Services & preferably Banking sector Experience of working with integrated digital platforms Experience with agile methodologies is essential Passion for Cloud, Mobile & Web Technologies Experience with Customer Experience and Journey Mapping preferred What's in it for you? All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Job Title: Project Specialist Location London Salary - up to £44,000 depending on experience 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. Join Corporate Functions and you will become part of a diverse team which offers the essential expertise that enables all of our employees to deliver high performance to our clients. O ur Corporate Functions professionals work in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Communications, CIO, Information Security, and Geographic Services. Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you'll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference. Introduction: 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. What responsibilities will you have? As part of the Workplace and Technology Services: Local Projects team, you will be working on a wide variety of projects from inception to completion, as part of the Change Programmes for Geographic Services, Workplace Solutions and Technology Services: Local. Our team project manages changes and service improvements ranging from implementing the latest technology products in our existing offices, new office fit outs and integrating acquisitions. You will be developing project briefs with senior stakeholders and will be involved in all aspects of project management including creating timelines, assigning resources, developing, monitoring and adjusting the budget for the life cycle of the project. You will have a high level of communication with stakeholders throughout the project, updating the customer on project progress, issues and key risks, and ensuring your projects are delivered on time, within budget and to a high standard. You will also be responsible for ensuring that the project documentation is created and maintained throughout the project lifecycle, including Quality Assurance documentation, reporting and communications, including presentations. What skills & experience are we looking for? Experience of project management is essential Experience managing, supervising or delivering through a group of people or others Experience of working in an SLA driven environment Strong level of business and financial acumen Communication skills of a very high standard with the ability to interact and earn the respect of individuals at all levels and on occasions in high pressure environments The ability to work autonomously on own initiative either independently or as part of a team A quick thinker with a 'can do' attitude and an aptitude for creativity or the ability to adapt as required Confident, determined and assured demeanour, especially in high pressure or critical situations Documentation and written skills of a very high standard Strong organisational skills and attention to detail Proven high-performer, consistently delivering on commitments Ability to make balanced, considered decisions or recommendations Strong team player Desirable but not essential: Experience of working for a blue-chip company Experience in a large-scale project environment Experience of working with suppliers (internal and external) Training and experience in project management principles and an understanding/accreditation of PRINCE2/AGILE and/or Accenture Delivery Methods (ADM) is preferable What academic qualifications do you need? Degree level education is desirable, but not essential, attainment of A-Level/Scottish Higher/Irish Leaving Certificate required. However, relevant experience and demonstrated performance is the primary qualification for this role A detailed understanding of, and accreditation in, industry and Accenture methodologies, for example, ITIL, Prince2, AGILE and Accenture Delivery Methods (ADM) is preferred What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 specialized 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity Closing Date for Applications 28/03/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Technical Analyst Location: Glasgow, Scotland Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK Reference: Job Type: Permanent We have the following roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience: Senior Analyst: From £30,800 - £39,820 + (Depending on experience) Introduction: Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations 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. Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance. We combine business and industry insights with innovative technology to drive growth for your business. We extend our technology and business capabilities through a powerful alliance ecosystem of market leaders and innovators to provide our clients the best specialized skills and tailored solutions. We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide more than 373,000 employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business! What responsibilities will you have? Liaise with Solutions Design / Business Analysts to analyse and articulate detailed Data requirements and Data mappings by analysing business requirements Reviewing deliverables, providing competency support and escalating appropriate risks and issues Support business requirements definition with data analysis activities (e.g. profiling, data mining) to inform requirements capture and design approach as well as validate data quality when applicable. Provide support during design, build, test and implementation phases of projects to ensure requirements are clearly understood and ultimately delivered Identify data cleansing / standardisation rules Identify data de-duplication rules Review team processes and procedures to identify continuous improvements What skills & experience are we looking for? Strong understanding of the wide-ranging impact of financial data Prior experience or strong knowledge and understanding of finance Knowledge in information technology and statistical analysis or computer programming (VBA, SQL, MATLAB, Python, Regex, etc) Excellent numerical and communication skills Previous experience within a large-scale or Financial Services environment What's in it for you? All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 specialized 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: 2nd Line Support - Support Senior Desktop Engineer Location: Kingston Salary: Upto £37,000 (dependant on skills and experiences) + excellent benefits Introduction: 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. Join Accenture Operations and you will become part of the largest and most diverse group of business operations specialists in the world. You will be part of a team which provides business process excellence, implements leading cloud technology and builds and transforms client infrastructure services. We are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients' business operations! We provide technology-enabled business process services to deliver business outcomes and are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients' business operations. Part of the London support team but based on a client site supporting approx. 100 colleagues locally. Responsible for providing the day to day Technology Support break fix and upgrade functions which provide first, second and third line IT support for Brand Learning in the Kingston offices. The Local Support team functions are part of a larger UK and Ireland based Technology Services Department which provides workstation IT Implementation and Support Services (Hardware and Software) to Accenture personnel (and contractors) The team also has an important role to play as IT Ambassadors providing an excellent customer service experience. This role will successfully build trust based customer relationships that contribute to the wider aim of successful IT product adoption, education and continuous service improvement. Reporting to the UK Support Specialist, the London Support Senior Analyst will provide day to day support as well as be the main technical and process and service quality reference point for their junior colleagues. They will work closely with the Support Team Lead ensuring that service quality is delivered and that continuous service improvement is a key focus. What responsibilities will you have? Operations Ensure effective prioritisation, coordination and resolution of logged incidents within agreed SLA, working as a team but taking a lead to maintain effective incident queue management. Act as a team technical escalation point, taking a lead in driving resolutions for IT problems and resolving more complex incidents. Be a dedicated support point of contact for selected premium support customers. Production, analysis & presenting of team activity, including incident statistics to help identify service improvements and areas of focus. Ensure good working knowledge of internal workstation environment and associated products, including customer eligibility criteria and pricing. Arrange and provide where required IT support for special events including but not limited to new joiner and acquisition inductions and executive events. Provide appropriate IT support needs where requested for company acquisitions groups, working as part of a wider integration project team. Work effectively with external suppliers who are used to deliver components of our service, such as data recovery and IT consumable provision. Assist team lead and deputise in their absence. Customer Service Build good trust based relationships with key customers & customer groups when providing support needs. Ensure that two-way feedback is developed relating to our products and services, current customer priorities, challenges and requirements. Be a strong advocate for product and service customer adoption. Ensure that a strong customer service ethos is provided. Asset Management Update asset management information to accurately account for movement of IT hardware in accordance with asset management processes Providing assistance where required for other asset management requirements in order to contribute to our overall asset management KPI's. Maintain team PC storage processes, conforming to internal policies and ISO accreditations. Maintain appropriate workstation and consumable stock levels for team. Manages Accenture provisioned IT assets and equipment, working to agreed processes, polices and security standards using knowledge of internal service operations and business requirements. What skills & experience are we looking for? Technical Skills Working knowledge of supporting Microsoft Windows operating systems (7 & 10) environment. Working knowledge and hardware troubleshooting experience of laptop/desktop environments. Working knowledge and troubleshooting of the Microsoft Office environment. Good working knowledge of general technical troubleshooting skills. Deployment and troubleshooting knowledge of Apple operating systems Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products to the following levels: Excel - Intermediate Word - Intermediate PowerPoint - Intermediate Microsoft Outlook - Intermediate Understanding and use of ITSM Remedy/Service Now, or equivalent incident management toolsets. Standard work hours of 37.5 hours a week between core hours of 08:00 to 18:00. However, a flexible working attitude is required when considering global teams and critical milestones within project delivery. Office based. A level of travel and working from other customer or client locations may be required from time to time. What's in it for you? All our Operations professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/03/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: M&A Strategy Senior Manager Location: London Salary: £95,000-117,000 Travel: Up to 100% Closing Date: 10:03:19 Are you looking to grow a remarkable career in Mergers & Acquisitions? Join the M&A team at Accenture Strategy. We take an insight-led approach to M&A and harness our unrivalled technological expertise to deliver digitally driven M&A strategies for the world's leading businesses. Why M&A within Accenture Strategy? High-performance organizations are those that continually renew and energize their portfolio of businesses. Accenture is right at the cutting edge. In the past five years, we have advised clients in more than 850 projects globally - projects that span the buy side and sell side, and cover all phases of the deal lifecycle. You'll join a network of M&A professionals across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Western Hemisphere. Our people are entrepreneurs and explorers who provide dedicated support from M&A strategy, target screening and due diligence, to transaction management, merger & synergy planning, as well as carve-outs and divestitures. It's stimulating and intellectually rigorous work which will see you working on headline-making deals, but you'll be well prepared for each challenge. Your role Typically work on an engagement focussing on either portfolio strategy, target screening, pre-deal assessment/due diligence, post-deal merger integration, joint ventures or divestiture/carve-out strategy and planning Lead a workstream and be responsible for rigorous analysis to identify and validate value creation opportunities for our clients Develop cohesive conclusions and present key findings, typically to C-level clients Be responsible for coaching and mentoring analysts on the team Support in practice/ community building efforts such as recruitment, training and thought leadership Requirements Demonstrated interest in working in a M&A advisory services Substantial experience in consulting or corporate strategy roles with a particular focus on market entry, mergers, acquisitions, corporate alliances, portfolio strategy and merger integration Experience in financial modelling and demonstrated understanding of financial statements Demonstrated ability to work with multi-cultural teams to deliver high-quality output in short timeframes A high degree of comfort with strategy frameworks and strong quantitative skills to develop financial or operational models and supervise data analysis Previous experience in a top tier strategy consulting firms, boutique firms focussing on pre-deal / due diligence advisory service or in the transaction advisory service of big 4 accountancy firm preferred. Apply Today! Great things can happen-they already are. Come and be a part of the next level of high performance. Package: As well as a highly competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package including 30 days holiday, 3 additional days for charitable work of your choice, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive pension scheme. Next steps... If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 10/03/19 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Project Management Office (PMO) Analyst/Senior Analyst Location: Newcastle upon Tyne Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK Analyst: from £25,520 to £30,800+ (Depending on experience) Senior Analyst: from £30,800 to £39,820+ (Depending on experience) Introduction: Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations 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. Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance. We combine business and industry insights with innovative technology to drive growth for your business. We extend our technology and business capabilities through a powerful alliance ecosystem of market leaders and innovators to provide our clients the best specialized skills and tailored solutions. We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide more than 373,000 employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business! Key Responsibilities Mobilise and run PMOs for large scale, high-complexity programmes Plan creation, management and control using a standard Project Management Tool (e.g. MS Project, Jira). This involves setting up plans, tracking actual progress, and reporting variances Data analytics using relevant tooling (e.g. Power BI, Qlik) Financial analysis of project progress including estimating and forecasting Senior internal and client stakeholder management Working with delivery teams to understand status, issues, risks and putting in place mitigation plans Liaison with Commercial and Financial Management teams to ensure that programme and corporate finances are aligned and that the Programme is delivering to target Production of status reports for management meetings and executive management meetings to facilitate fact-based decision making Day-to-day management of various project control processes, including deliverable configuration management, issue and risk management, scope/change control, resource management, process automation and quality management including the application of outputs from these processes to improve project and programme performance What skills & experience are we looking for? Experience as a PMO analyst demonstrating core skills required to work in a high paced PMO. Experience of data analytics and tooling e.g. Excel, Power BI, Qlik Experience in process automation including MS VBA, UIPath or similar automation tooling Strong stakeholder management skills Excellent communication skills - including verbal, written and presenting to a group Commercial awareness with strong problem-solving and analytical skills Strong financial understanding of project controls, metrics and KPI Ability to work flexibility in a large team supporting multiple projects in different disciplines Required Technical Experience In addition, deep experience in one or more of the following would be advantageous: Certification in PMI, P30 or Agile Methodologies Deep project financial experience Microsoft Project / Project Server Microsoft SharePoint Power BI and Qlik or similar data analytic tools Advanced Microsoft Excel/ Visual Basic for Applications Automation through Robotics Process Automations tooling (UI Path or similar) What's in it for you? All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 specialized 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2019. Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found. NTC Tech
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Amazon Functional Consultant Organisation: Accenture Interactive Location: London Travel: 50-80% - As required Salary: £50,000 - 65,000 + bonus/benefits Introduction Accenture Interactive exists to help our clients create the best customer (and human) experiences on the planet. We do this through combining the best aspects of our creative agency network, service design and strategy outlook, business consulting rigour and digital technology enablement. The use of terms such as "digital revolution" and "digital business transformation" get overused. Ultimately our purpose is to deliver real business growth through transforming customer experiences. We do this by stitching together design strategy, new products and services, communications and engagement, and digital platforms and operations: Our services: ENVISION: We envision new business models, services for customers and brand opportunities CREATE: We design and create remarkable products and experiences ACTIVATE: We activate marketing communications and campaigns across all channels SCALE: We scale technologies and processes globally to accelerate growth and reduce costs OPERATE: We optimise and transform operations and processes and offer these as a service We're recruiting digital leaders who want to be at the forefront of Accenture Interactive. Our unique digital capabilities and the way we innovate, design, collaborate and deliver value to clients globally, provides a fantastic opportunity to grow and advance your career. We have been recognised by eConsultantcy as the #1 Digital Agency in both 2017 and 2018 and DADI Awards Agency of the Year 2018. Additionally, Accenture interactive includes Fjord, a leader in service design and Karmarama, one of the UK's largest brand, advertising and digital communications agencies renowned for blending creativity, digital and data to develop campaigns that help brands better engage with consumers. We also work with our clients' agencies and market leading digital technologies. Some examples of what we do. We... Develop innovative digital propositions and business models using new and existing technologies. Research customer needs and gain insights from data and trends to design highly relevant experiences that delight customers. Then deliver them using the latest technologies to increase awareness, engagement, sales and profits Create cut-through advertising to maximise the impact of brands across all channels Build, deploy and scale marketing, sales, commerce and service technology solutions that reduce business complexity and cost Help optimise and transform business processes and technologies across a wide range of areas including: marketing clouds, campaign management, programmatic media buying/selling, customer data management and analytics, content management, eCommerce, marketing and media optimization and marketing operations, sales and service. The opportunity for you As an Amazon Functional Consultant, the candidate will be part of our core European Amazon services team, which provides a suite of services designed to help our most strategic clients work across all key business areas on Amazon including but not limited to: business strategy, portfolio recommendations, traffic and conversion analysis and planning and helping drive process improvements. Their priority will be identifying clients' opportunities for growth on Amazon, improving their overall presence and performance on the platform. The candidate will do this while facilitating great business relationships and ensuring 3rd parties satisfaction with the service. Key responsibilities Owns the client relationship end-to-end with our key strategic clients Understands important business drivers for clients Analyses key metrics for clients. Uses data and analytics to make day-to-day business decisions and achieve results Defines joint business plans and assists in delivering impact for the brands they are supporting directly Regularly audit metrics to continually drive quality of the Amazon experience and deliver targets Contribute to continuous enhancement and innovation within our service across EU May address unconventional problems, questions, or situations, taking into consideration established SLAs Understands terms of contracts or agreements and uses that information to influence business decisions Communicates effectively with peer levels of management and leadership Understands the ecosystem of related Amazon products available to the same customer base and is able to provide recommendations to clients on how they might leverage two or more products What we're looking for: We are looking for candidates who have skills or experience in the following areas: Experience in digital marketing, eCommerce, content management, analytics, eretail Proven account management experience Good balance between strategic / analytical skills and operational execution Ability to communicate efficiently both internally and externally Excellent written and spoken English and preferably 1 other EU language such as French, German or Dutch Ability to learn new systems and tools quickly Tenacity to develop ideas independently and thrive in a fast-paced environment Experience in financial analysis, retail buying, retail planning & allocation, product/project management, marketing, business development, consulting, negotiation or supply chain is a plus Experience using analytical specific tools such as Google Analytics, SQL or HTML is a plus What other qualifications or skills do I need? Your base location will be London, although this role may require travel to client sites located within UK & Ireland, Europe and Middle East/Africa. Therefore you must be willing to travel up to 50-75% of your time. Experience of working as part of multi functional teams for sales, client management and delivery is beneficial. What's in it for you? Our Digital professionals receive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Utilities Customer Consultant - Industry Specialist Location: London Travel: Up to 100% Closing Date: 31/08/19 Introduction Make delivering truly innovative work part of an extraordinary career - join Accenture Consulting and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. Coupled with this, we will provide you with an unparalleled opportunity to grow through the sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and through the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value. In Accenture Consulting , we focus on helping clients achieve profitable growth and solve their most pressing challenges. We bring unmatched industry knowledge, client experience, strategic alliances, proprietary assets and subject matter experts to solve our client's hardest questions and deliver upon their strategic objectives. We do this by operating at the intersection of strategy, technology, digital and operations. As the primary owners of client relationships, we take the best of Accenture's five businesses to our clients. What responsibilities will you have? As a consultant within Accenture's Utilities practice you will play a critical role in helping our clients on a variety of challenging, interesting and innovative engagements (ranging from short term strategic initiatives to multi-year transformation projects) in an increasingly competitive Utilities market. No two days are the same in consulting… But you can expect to: Follow the latest business and technology trends, looking into the future and working with truly cutting-edge technologies today Explore in collaboration with our clients (Business, IT and external stakeholders) to get to the heart of their business and industry challenges Draw upon our Global network of industry experts and your own experience to define, develop and deliver pragmatic, cost-effective solutions Deliver tangible results through the delivery of your solutions - managing client relationships and leading small teams of people What skills & experience are we looking for? Accenture is looking for outstanding and driven individuals who have experience working within the Energy or Water Utilities industry . We are looking for passionate industry experts who have the both the ambition and foundational skills to change to an exciting and challenging career in consulting. The best candidates would have a good understanding of the energy and/or water industry, the UK market and associated regulation e.g. energy price reviews, water market competition, funding cycles, service incentive mechanism (SIM), etc. Successful candidates will have experience in some or all of the following areas: Customer Operations Transformation: operational effectiveness, contact centre improvement / transformation, digital channel management, people and operating model change, analytics driven insight development, process improvement Customer Service Improvement: improved customer satisfaction, reduced cost to serve Customer data analytics or an understanding of the best practices of key customer KPIs for service and sales function of an organisation Customer Experience: segmentation, channel strategy and channel management, customer journey improvement Initiative identification: technology roadmap development, product selection, CRM and other systems delivery Knowledge of emerging digital technologies and their impact on service and sales strategies We are looking for candidates to bring some or all the following functional skills: Structured and innovative problem-solving skills with a deep analytical capability Well-developed quantitative skills to draw insights e.g. financial analysis, market data analysis etc. Project management and experience with delivery methods such as Agile, Lean, and Design Thinking Relationship and stakeholder management skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills What academic qualifications do you need? Bachelor's Degree preferred You will be challenged by: Working with our diverse client base to solve their most difficult problems Delivering truly innovative work on the back of emergent technologies Working across multiple geographic locations and workforces Teaming with high calibre Accenture colleagues Access to our global knowledge and capability network What's in it for you? The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career - as one of our Consulting professionals you will receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. Our learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. On top of growing you, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days' vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If an extraordinary career delivering innovative work to help transform leading organisations and communities around the world sounds like the ideal match, click below to apply now. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependants.
Accenture United Kingdom
15/02/2019
Full time
Role: Programme Management Office (PMO) Consultant Location: Manchester Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK Job Type: Permanent Job Reference: We have roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience: Analyst: £25,200 - £30,800 (Depending on experience) Senior Analyst: £30,800 - £39,820 (Depending on experience) Specialist: £36,080 to £51,480 (Depending on experience) Introduction: 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 Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance with best in class established and emerging technologies. We are able to extend our technology and business capabilities by working closely with market leaders and innovators to provide our clients with the best specialised skills and tailored solutions. Within Accenture Technology you will deliver everything from point solutions for a single business function to large, long term outsourcing services, to complex systems integration installations spanning multiple businesses and functions. We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide all our employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business This role sits within Delivery Control, part of UKI Technology Automation and Process Deployment (A&PD). The A&PD vision is to seed innovation, optimization and automation enabling the highest possible Technology Delivery quality and productivity at the lowest possible cost. The aim for Delivery Control is to provide best in breed, standardised PMO capabilities and services to Accenture and Client programme. What responsibilities will you have? Mobilise and run PMOs for large scale, high-complexity programmes Plan creation, management and control using a standard Project Management Tool (e.g. MS Project). This involves setting up plans, tracking actual progress, and reporting variances Data analytics using relevant tooling (e.g. Splunk, Tableau) Senior internal and client stakeholder management Working with delivery teams to understand status, issues, risks and putting in place mitigation plans Liaison with Commercial and Financial Management teams to ensure that programme and corporate finances are aligned and that the Programme is delivering to target Production of status reports for weekly management meetings and executive management meetings to facilitate fact-based decision making Day-to-day management of various project control processes, including deliverable configuration management, issue and risk management, scope/change control, resource Key skills and experience We would expect you to have significant skills and experience in many of the following within the Financial Services and preferably Banking Sector: Significant experience as a PMO demonstrating core skills required for PMO. Experience of data analytics and tooling e.g. Tableau and Splunk Experience in process automation Experience working with or in 'New IT' environments e.g. Agile Delivery, Strong stakeholder management skills Excellent communication skills - including verbal, written and presenting to a group Commercial awareness with strong problem-solving and analytical skills Experience managing teams of approximately 5 resources, experience of managing remote teams beneficial In addition, deep experience in one or more of the following would be advantageous: Certification in Prince2, P30 or Agile Methodologies Microsoft Project / Server Microsoft SharePoint/Teams Tableau and Splunk or similar data analytic tools Advanced Microsoft Excel/ Visual Basic for Applications What's in it for you? All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes up to 30 days' vacation per year (dependent on experience), gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! What are the next steps? If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply. If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents. 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 . Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2019 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.