1+ months

Accenture Strategy - Technology Strategy Manager

Los Angeles, CA 90006


Organization: Accenture Strategy
Technology Strategy


Level: Manager

Location: Various locations

Travel: 80% to 100% (typically Monday through Thursday)





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 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 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 www.accenture.com.





About
Technology Strategy


See
a future no one else can! Imagine a world yet to be then turn imagination
into action. Join us as in Technology Strategy to develop pioneering,
technology-enabled strategies that will unlock value for global clients and
future-proof your career. Double-digital growth our net revenues from the NEW
are now $23 billion and a significant investment in revolutionary data
platforms and AI capabilities mean there are no limits to what you can achieve
at Accenture Technology Strategy. Grow with one of the FTs #1 ranked IT strategy
consulting firms.





Immerse
yourself in a technology revolution that is disrupting and transforming
businesses and entire industries around the world and build on your deep tech
strategy experience. Youll help C-suite clients from FORTUNE Global 500
companies to build new business architectures that break away from old ways of
doing things, giving them the agility to compete and grow in the NEW.





It
will mean developing new capabilities in areas including Applied Intelligence,
data and analytics, blockchain, robotics, Internet of Things and cyber
resilience. Being part of a team of innovators that has 2,550+ technology
patents pending or granted. Collaborating with a supportive network of 175,000
technology experts across Accenture and leveraging the power of one of the
worlds largest groups of alliance partners. Youll also have access to an
outstanding suite of learning and development opportunities.





Learn & Grow


In
Technology Strategy, the only barrier to achievement is ambition. As a company,
we invested over $935 million on training and professional development last
year. Youll have access to over 24,000 online courses, virtual learning
networks, digital classrooms, a comprehensive digital learning library and
bespoke learning programs including our TechXpert learning boards and the
Technology Strategy Masterclass. Plus, youll follow a unique, personalized performance
development program to help you thrive in our dynamic culture.





Diversity Makes us
Stronger and Smarter


We
are a global collective of diverse talents. Innovators improving the way the
world works and lives. With different backgrounds and perspectives, we work
together to solve industries and organizations most challenging problems with
leading-edge technologies. We provide an accessible, inclusive, open and
welcoming workplace that helps everyone make the most of their professional
potential.





Job
Description


Technology
Strategy professionals create strategies and plans that define how technology should be utilized to
enable an organization's overall business strategy. Applies knowledge of best
practices to define how technology will shape the overall strategy, governance,
organization structure and staffing, architecture and processes to maximize the
impact of technology for our clients. Maintains knowledge of evolving
trends in technology strategy and management and applies those to develop innovative
approaches to deliver value for our clients. Technology Strategy professionals
identify the most important client technology issues and maximize business
value by conducting rigorous analyses and developing strategic multiyear road
maps. Learn more at www.accenture.com/us-en/technology-strategy-index.





Example
offerings include:


Digital strategy: addressing the issues, decisions, actions and investments required in IT
to create a digital business


IT value strategy: shaping the direction of IT to align the overall shareholder and
business vision and objectives and drive measurable improvements


Technology innovation
and ecosystems: exploring new and emerging technologies to create
a vision of how technology will shape the future and invent the next wave of
cutting-edge business solutions


IT in mergers and
acquisitions: achieving IT and business synergies to capture
maximum value from M&A deals through IT due diligence, smooth integration
and carve-out support


Cloud strategy: enabling companies to access IT-based services, including
infrastructure, applications, platforms and business processes, via the
Internet to shape organizations cloud journeys





What you will do:



Conduct
research to obtain relevant data and define client needs or problems



Formulate
hypotheses to support client/market positioning and help implement proposed
solutions



Impact
analysis of current operating models and digital/technology transformation



Produce
quantitative analysis, including data analytics and financial modelling, and
present case team findings to client management



Provide
solutions to complex problems requiring an in-depth knowledge of organizational
objectives to analyze situations



Develop
comprehensive technologies in the following: IT opportunity assessment,
investment portfolio management, operating models, information/sourcing/
enterprise architecture strategies, target architectures, best IT practice
process frameworks & delivery models



Interact
with senior client management to assist in establishing and implementing a
vision, roadmap and governance to address present business needs and support
future growth



Identify
where clients can leverage IT for greatest strategic impact, defining a target
IT architecture that supports business requirements and reduces costs








Basic
Qualifications



Minimum
of a bachelors degree



Minimum
of 1 year of strategy consulting experience at a consulting firm



Minimum
5 years of experience in at least 2 of the example offerings (Digital
Strategy, IT Value Strategy, Technology Innovation and Ecosystems, IT
Operating Model, Cloud Strategy, Enterprise Architecture Strategy, AI Strategy)



Minimum
5 years of experience improving the business value of technology



Minimum
5 years of experience writing business cases (quantitative and qualitative) to
support strategic business initiatives, process improvement initiatives, or IT
transformation



Minimum
2 years of experience leading or managing small teams effectively including
planning/structuring analytical work, facilitating team workshops, and
developing technology strategy recommendations





Professional Skill Requirements



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



Excellent
communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills



Excellent
leadership and management skills



Passion
for excellence and delivering client value



Experience
leading or managing small teams effectively and planning/structuring analytical
work



Broad,
diverse experience and knowledge of major technologies (legacy to emerging).











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.





Candidates who are currently
employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not
be eligible for consideration.





Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative
Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.





Equal Employment Opportunity


All employment decisions shall be
made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin,
ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status
or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.





Job candidates will not be obligated
to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the
hiring process.





Accenture is committed to providing
veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.





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Posted: 2019-07-01 Expires: 2019-09-11

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