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Accenture Strategy - Customer Insight and Growth Strategy - Pricing Manager

Chicago, IL 60664



Title: Accenture Strategy - Customer Insight & Growth Strategy Manager, Pricing





Location: Negotiable





Travel: 80 - 100%











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 worlds 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. With approximately 480,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.











This role resides in Accentures Client & Market career track. People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion stages into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on our clients growth agenda.











Strategy professionals apply deep strategy skills to identify and drive value through insight to partner with our clients and enable bold decisions on priority C-Suite issues. Strategy professionals provide deep understanding of our clients' industry landscape, functional disciplines, and business options in the context of global, economic, technology and social trends.











In addition to collaboration with client leaders and teams, the Pricing Strategy Senior Manager will be part of Accenture Strategys engagement team and will lead, coach, and guide junior members of the team.











Job Description











The Pricing Strategy Manager will work with our clients to define margin enhancing initiatives in the pricing and commercial strategy space. Specifically, this individual will help our clients leverage the power of analytics and AI in the use of dynamic pricing.











A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities






+ Develop strategies for improving pricing performance for large, global companies across a range of industries


+ Provide leadership in the dynamic pricing space, helping our clients understand the choice points and the roadmap for leveraging advanced analytics to power pricing


+ Identify issues related to margin leakage and provide innovative solutions for addressing problems


+ Experience working with and directing advanced analytics


+ Identifies, assesses and solves complex business problems related to pricing.


+ Can manage a book of business, focused in a functional discipline across multiple clients


+ Serve as a trusted advisor to client leadership


+ Can quickly translate data into insights that drive customer strategy & design.


+ Decomposes complex business challenges into a clearly communicated approach


+ Can set the strategic direction of a program and establish both near- and long-term goals


+ Interacts with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture including VP, SVP and C-Suite interactions


+ Contributes to practice development and progresses Accentures Customer Strategy value proposition


+ Manages medium-large sized teams and/or work efforts on a client engagement


+ Ability to meet travel requirements, up to 100%
















Basic Qualifications






+ Minimum combined 5 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: Pricing Strategy, Pricing using advanced analytics, revenue management, and commercial strategy


+ Minimum of 2 years of external or internal consulting experience


+ Bachelors Degree






Professional Skill Requirements










+ MBA or equivalent graduate degree preferred


+ Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment


+ Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment


+ Proven ability to manage a book of business and drive pipeline of opportunities







+ Prior experience engaging with senior leadership and serving as a trusted advisor


+ Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills














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Posted: 2019-05-31 Expires: 2019-09-18

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