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 Innovation & Thought Leadership career track drive asset innovation and marketplace reputation within a specific area of expertise. They grow into thought leadership roles by increasing the depth of their expertise and reputation as an expert or innovator, and can progress either in role, laterally or upward.
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
Creating compelling digital employee experiences
Improving pace, certainty and outcomes through analytics and insights
Building and expanding leadership capabilities at scale
Workforce Experience & HR
Accenture’s Workforce Experience & HR offering helps clients create HR organizations, processes and practices that deliver measurable improvements in the performance of people and the organization. Workforce Experience & HR professionals provide knowledge and experience that help today's companies blueprint their HR strategy and operating model and support the planning, design, and deployment activities required to achieve broad HR transformational changes across the enterprise. Accenture provides methods, tools, and accelerators founded in best in class thought leadership to help our client’s structure, launch, and implement the large-scale transformation programs which drives HR effectiveness and improves workforce performance.
Accenture’s Future Workforce offering helps clients design and implement a workforce strategy that delivers measurable improvements in the performance of the organization. Future Workforce professionals provide knowledge and experience that help today's companies innovate and modernize their talent strategy and workforce planning, talent sourcing, capability assessment, and reskilling activities to optimize value and adapt to the rapid evolution of skill demand. Accenture provides methods, tools, and accelerators founded in leading thought leadership to help our clients structure, launch, and implement Future Workforce programs which provide optimal, rapidly adaptable, quality human capital for the organization.
Agile Organization is focused on helping clients successfully plan and manage change in an environment that is global, multi-cultural, cross-generational, and virtual - and changing at an accelerating pace. This is achieved using forward-thinking innovation, iterative co-creation, new technologies, creative collaboration methods, and premier thought leadership.
By leveraging Accenture, our clients can take advantage of the following world-class consulting capabilities:
Employee Experience Lifecycle
Human Centered Design for Moments that Matter
People Insights and Performance
Digital HR & Workday/SuccessFactors/Oracle
HR Operating Model and Capabilities
HR Service Model & Strategy Design
Minimum 8 years of external consulting experience related to successful delivery of work in the disciplines of enterprise transformation or organizational change
Minimum 8 years of experience related to successful delivery of work in one or more of the following areas:
Culture Change Programs
Operating Model Design
Organizational Change Capability Building
Minimum of 5 years of project management experience, including project sprint development and measurement
Management experience leading teams reporting directly to you
Ability to meet travel requirements, up to 100%
Ability to innovate and challenge norms
Agile work style, open to iteration and flexible to change approach/direction
Excellent ability to create collectively, harnessing the power of a group
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
Demonstrated ability to lead diverse teams
Ability to connect with people around a sense of purpose and shared goals to motivate and inspire
Knowledge of innovative work styles such as Design Thinking or similar methods for driving creative thought
Large-scale and/or global transformation experience
Experience leading a thriving virtual team
Understanding of and/or have experience with driving innovation in operational environments (manufacturing, plants, refining, drilling)
Understanding of industry/workforce trends and drivers for Resources clients (Energy, Chemicals, Natural Resources, Utilities)
Experience realizing value with digital tools such as Social, Media and Analytics
It is our intention for our people to work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel.
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.
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
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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