Accenture

Accenture London, UK
09/12/2018
Full time
We believe powerful minds can make unique contributions. Bring your individual strengths to a career at Accenture, and see how you can create change in the world around you. We look for passionate, curious and solution-driven team players who are ready to ignite ideas and inspired to push boundaries. Explore the latest technologies. Solve real-world problems. Meet amazing people. Whatever your mindset, skillset or passion, you'll find a graduate programme to suit. With a high-energy, diverse environment full of opportunities to challenge, develop and inspire you. Discover the unique power of your mind and use it to make a difference with Accenture. Who we are and what we do We're more than 449,000 people working in over 120 countries around the globe. A world-leading organisation, we provide consultancy and technology expertise to some of the biggest names in just about every industry you can imagine. Clients come to us to make more of their business opportunities, adapt successfully to change, put ideas into action and gain - or sustain - a competitive edge. With our knowledge of the markets, understanding of the power of technology and ability to shape and implement transformational solutions, we do just that. We work with 4,000 companies and 95 of the Fortune Global 100. As a growing firm we need talented graduates like you to join us. Our Graduate Programmes We offer a variety of programme at Accenture, each having a focus on a distinct skillset and different requirements. The one thing they all have in common, is the market-leading training and development opportunities for everyone who joins. Client Delivery - As an Associate, you'll work with a client team to deliver business transformation. Accenture sets out the vision for its clients, it's up to you to make it a reality. This will include designing, building and testing strategic solutions ready for implementation. A key member of the team, you'll go the extra mile to understand client requirements, formulate a plan of action, and work with a range of onshore and offshore delivery teams to get it done. In close contact with the client at every stage, this role will make the most of your ability to communicate complex technologies, while managing third party suppliers, timelines and expectations. Successful candidates will need to have obtained a Bachelor's Degree, in any discipline. Software Engineering - As an Associate, you'll be designing, building and supporting the innovative technical solutions we're renowned for. As well as understanding what our clients want to achieve, you'll discover what's possible within their existing framework and explore the best technologies to achieve the most effective results. Working with onshore and offshore teams, you'll work on a variety of challenging projects for a range of clients, across a range of industries. IT skills are essential. So, you'll need a bachelor's degree in IT, computer science or a technology-related subject. However, if you have a real passion and flair for technology, as well as an understanding of how it can be used, we'll also consider a maths, science or engineering bachelor's degree. Technology Architecture - As an Analyst, you'll work on projects that develop our most technically complex and cutting-edge solutions, as well as collaborating with our delivery teams to ensure solutions are feasible and functional. This could mean defining technical requirements, developing technical architecture components, taking part in design and code reviews, or reviewing systems performance or test plans. Our Technology Architects have been at the forefront of new approaches to modern trends such as cloud, big data, internet of things and digital technologies. Successful applicant's will need to have obtained/predicted 2.1 Bachelor's Degree. What's in it for you As well as the prospect of a great career centred around improving the way the world works and lives, you can look forward to a competitive starting salary and a generous holiday allowance. Other benefits include a pension scheme, personal laptop, an AMEX card, private healthcare, subsidised gym membership, season ticket loan and much more besides. What we're looking for A number of our programmes are open to those with a minimum 2:1 (achieved or predicted). Some programmes may require a degree in a relevant discipline. You'll have a passion for business and technology, along with strong communication and creative problem-solving skills. Overall, we're looking for a willingness to move out of your comfort zone and try new things, a desire for self-improvement and a strong work ethic. As these programmes start from February 2019, you'll need to be already graduated. For specific programme requirements, please visit our website. Where you'll work You could be placed at any one of our offices in Edinburgh, London, Manchester or Newcastle and may be delivering projects on client sites anywhere in the UK (and sometimes abroad), so you'll need to be flexible. How to apply Full information on our application and selection process and can be found on our website. Applications close 12 December however places are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. So please apply early to avoid disappointment.
Accenture London, UK
04/12/2018
Full time
WHO WE ARE We're more than 459,000 people working in over 120 countries around the globe. A world-leading organisation, we provide consultancy and technology expertise to some of the biggest names in just about every industry you can imagine. Clients come to us to make more of their business opportunities, adapt successfully to change, put ideas into action and gain - or sustain - an ambitious edge. We work with 4,000 companies and 91 of the Fortune Global 100, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. As a growing firm, we want talented returners like you to join us. ACCENTURE BREAK|THROUGH RETURNERS PROGRAMME Accenture Break|Through is a London-based, 10-week paid internship programme for returning managers starting in mid-January 2019. It's specifically designed to provide a platform for experienced technology professionals to return to the workplace after a career break. If you have five years' minimum experience in technology or professional services, ideally with a project management/PMO background, and have been out of work for 2 years or more, we want to hear from you. Enjoying comprehensive training in our Technology practice, you'll get a taste of life at Accenture, refresh your existing soft skills and learn new technical skills - and put it all into practice in a project-based assignment. Throughout your Break|Through experience, we'll ensure you have all the support you need with an experienced mentor who will be on-hand throughout to offer guidance and support. If you perform well and enjoy the experience, you will receive an offer to join us on a permanent basis after you finish the programme. Bring your talent and passion to a global organisation at the forefront of innovation, and look ahead to an exceptional career in technology.