Accenture Consulting- Talent & Learning Manager- CMT West

Accenture - San Francisco, CA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $160,000 a year
Join Accenture and drive innovation for leading organizations and communities around the world. The way we innovate, co-create, and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture and imagine, invent, and apply the newest methods and technologies now.
People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by collaborating to unlock insights and deliver new solutions to realize value for clients. They progress through required promotion in market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

Accenture’s Communications, Media and Technology practice works with the world’s most innovative, technologically advanced and exciting companies. From the disruptors of Silicon Valley and China to established media and communications players, to the high-tech companies who are building the infrastructure on which our modern society depends, CMT is planted firmly in the middle of what matters most in business and society across the globe. Are you ready transform the way the world connects, lives and works? If yes, join us and help move the world forward today!

Our Talent & Organization Consulting Practice
An engaged, skilled, and motivated workforce is essential to business growth. Accenture’s Talent and Organization practice offers a comprehensive, analytics-based approach. We collaborate with clients to dramatically improve performance through integrated Future Workforce, Workforce Experience & HR, and Agile Organization services.
Talent & Organization helps clients create, lead, and manage the workforce of the future by:
Driving growth through improving performance of people
Building and expanding leadership capabilities at scale
Creating compelling digital employee experiences
Improving pace, certainty and outcomes through analytics and insights
Talent & Learning
By leveraging Accenture, our clients can take advantage of the following world-class talent and learning consulting capabilities to reskill / new-skill their workforces for the future:
Talent Strategy
Strategic Workforce Planning
Capabilities/Talent Assessment
Rapid Workforce Reskilling
Digital Learning
Learning Analytics
Your Role
This Manager role is aligned to our Communications, Media and Technology Operating Group. Learn more about the solutions we are providing to clients in these industry areas at:
A Talent & Learning Manager within Accenture’s Talent & Organization practice will work on and lead a wide variety of types of projects. These may range from working on Agile Organization programs by leading training teams as part of larger integrated organizational change teams, to driving on learning transformation as part of Future Workforce programs or leading more targeted learning transformation programs. A Talent & Learning Manager has the following responsibilities:
Develop trusted relationships with key decision-makers across client organization
Consistently bring new tools, ideas, and thought leadership to clients
Quickly estimate and develop agile, iterative strategies for implementing project work and/or recommendations with limited guidance from Accenture supervisor
Use agile methods to deliver value quickly to the client
Develop and manage project budgets
Lead medium-sized, virtual, global, diverse teams
Articulate value propositions and then measure achievement of strategic, financial and operational benefits
Utilize functional and industry knowledge to reframe complex client issues and bring fresh solutions
Develop and present compelling cases for change in a way that is creative and inspiring
Plan and lead training teams through various training phases, such as, training need analysis, training strategy, curriculum design, training development, training delivery, post training support, and value measurement
Plan and lead learning transformation teams through various transformation phases, such as, talent strategy, competency assessment, digital learning and development strategy, training needs analysis, curriculum design, learning path development, learning operations operating model, learning platform deployment, and learning ROI analysis
Actively collaborate with Accenture leadership to develop opportunities to deliver value to new or existing clients

Basic Qualifications
Minimum 5-7 years of external consulting experience or other relevant experience related to successful delivery of talent and learning solutions
Minimum 5-7 years of experience in three or more of the following areas: Talent Strategy, Operating Model & Job Design, Capability/Talent Assessment, Curriculum Strategy & Design, Training Needs Assessment & Training Deployment, Rapid Workforce Reskilling, Instructional Design, Learning Analytics / Training ROI Analysis, or Learning Management Systems & Digital Learning Tools/Platforms.
Minimum 3 years of project management experience
Bachelor’s Degree
Ability to meet travel requirements, up to 100%

Professional Qualifications
Ability to develop trusted client relationships
Ability to innovate and challenge norms
Agile work style, open to iteration and flexible to change approach/direction and incorporating feedback
Excellent organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
Ability to work collaboratively and creatively in a group setting
Ability to generate new, creative approaches to solve problems and create opportunities
Proven ability to utilize data and analytics to drive new insights
Focus on value creation
Proven ability to build, manage and foster a diverse team
Ability to connect with people around a sense of purpose and shared goals to motivate and inspire

Preferred Skills
Knowledge of innovative work styles such as Design Thinking or similar methods for driving creative thought
Large-scale and/or global transformation experience
Clear and compelling communicator
Excellent leadership, management, planning, and organization skills
Experience managing a thriving virtual team
Understanding of and/or have experience with driving innovation in various working environments
Understanding of industry/workforce trends and drivers for Communications and High-Tech clients

All of our consulting 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 teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
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Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
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