19 days old

Growth and Competitiveness Senior Manager

New York, NY 10176


We Are: Accenture Strategy. Through deep industry expertise, analytics and insights, we empower clients to survive and thrive in the new, the now and the unknown. To stay agile in a world dominated by change, the C-suite must keep the core business running while simultaneously identifying and investing in the new. Accenture Strategy consulting enables leaders to act quickly and confidently as they pivot to the future. Known for our ability to execute at speed, we help clients determine clear, actionable paths to competitive agility by bringing them new thinking on business and technology.



We partner with Boards, CEO and BU leaders to create competitive advantage, defining and executing their corporate & business strategy and seize todays opportunities by balancing timing and focus of responses in the context of unprecedented uncertainty. In the Intelligent Enterprise group, we help our clients architect future-proof operating models embracing future of work, workforce and workplace powered by transformational technology, ecosystems and analytics.



You Are: A Strategy Consulting ace with a passion for serving clients and a desire to build up Accentures Strategy practice by spotting and seizing opportunities to grow business, and leadership and management skills to spare.. Your expertise? Advising the CEO and senior-most clients to craft rapid, data-driven, and practical strategies to boost their growth and profits. As a senior manager, youre a natural at building and bringing out the best in teams. And youre a problems worst nightmare, thanks to your prodigious analytical and creative chops. Communication and people skills? You have both in spades, along with a strong desire to work in an information systems environment.



The Work:





+ Partnering with clients to build rapid, fact-based and actionable growth and profit improvement strategies. We identify critical market and consumer insights, and assess internal strengths and economics, to create a foundation for developing new strategic growth options and business plans that enable success.



+ Growth-led business transformations. When companies need to cut costs, position for growth, and re-organize for the future and do so all at the same time they often need outside support. We have helped numerous companies improve profitability and reposition their portfolios and organizations to pursue their growth and profit objectives.



+ Supporting clients in specific new areas of growth, including evaluation and buildout/integration of new product and service offerings, new geographies, and acquisitions



+ Simplifying product portfolios and/or business processes to focus on higher profit offerings, increase throughput, and reduce expenses



+ Assessing how technology can be used to disrupt existing industry structures and economics, enable new service offerings, streamline processes, and reduce costs





Travel:



For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.



Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.









Heres What You Need:





+ Minimum of 10 years of cumulative work experience in either Banking, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Retail, Consumer Goods, or Digital/Hi-Tech industry with at least 3 years of strategy consulting experience at a consulting firm or equivalent in an internal consulting role.



+ A Bachelors degree



+ Minimum of 3 years of prior experience in driving insights using statistics or data analysis





Bonus Points if:





+ You have an MBA or equivalent graduate degree



+ Proven ability to support business development efforts (e.g. writing proposals, structuring/budgeting case teams and work plans, identifying and supporting development of follow-on consulting opportunities).



+ Ability to distill multiple pieces of qualitative and quantitative information into meaningful storylines, conclusions and recommendations



+ Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills



+ Excellent leadership and management skills



+ Attention to detail while managing competing priorities, tight time pressures and project budgets



+ Prior experience in leading analytics work with visualization tools (i.e. PowerBI, Tableau, Alteryx) to drive insights and recommendations





Accenture Overview



We are a global collective of innovators applying the New every day to improve the way the world works and lives. Help us show the world whats possible as you partner with clients to unlock hidden value and deliver innovative solutions. Empowered with innovative tools, continuous learning and a global community of diverse talent and perspectives, we drive success in a new business architecture that disrupts conventional practices. Our expertise spans 40+ industries across 120+ countries and impacts millions of lives every day. We turn ideas into reality.



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Posted: 2021-04-19 Expires: 2021-05-19

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