1+ months

Metaverse Technology Innovation Strategy Associate Director

Miami, FL 33126


We Are


As part of Accenture Technology Innovation (http://https://www.accenture.com/us-en/services/technology-innovation-index) , we are shaping the future for our clients, Accenture, and the world. We are disrupting our clients core businesses and transforming industries using transformative technologies such as Extended Reality and Blockchain which are propelling our clients to the Metaverse. We are enabling clients to innovate responsibility and to create better products and services. As a passionate global group of business strategists, architects, engineers, and entrepreneurs, our team is redefining how industries collaborate, build, and thrive in the face of unprecedented change. Learn more about the trends we see shaping businesses and industries in Accenture Technology Vision 2021.




As part of this practice we have built a Financial Services Infrastructure centre of excellence (http://https://www.accenture.com/gb-en/services/blockchain/blockchain-financial-services-infrastructure) focused on CBDC, Digital Assets and Custody, Tokenization and Capital Markets of the Future. You will be part of this successful global team who have been leading the adoption of CBDC, Digital Assets and Tokenisation with central banks, banks, exchanges and other financial market infrastructure players. This team has been responsible for some of the flagship CBDC and Digital Asset projects with top clients such as the ECB, SDX, Bank of Canada and Riksbank. You would be joining a team who are passionate about the future of money and the capital markets of tomorrow. The successful candidate will help us expand and continue innovating at the forefront of tomorrows capital markets working on exciting projects and proposals.




While we are a global group, we go to market regionally. This role is for a digital assets and digital currency technology offering lead in North America. You will focus on three main pillars: Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC), Tokenization of Financial Assets, and Exchange/Infrastructure Modernization. You will be part of a successful regional team that has been leading the adoption of CBDC, Digital Assets and Tokenisation, and exchange modernization with central banks, banks, exchanges and other financial market infrastructure players.




You Are


A passionate leader with deep industry experience who brings technology innovation, facilitation skills, and an entrepreneur mindset to propose valuable solutions to clients. You have a business technology background in emerging technologies and how they impact businesses. You have a deep understanding of blockchain and distributed ledger technology with subject matter knowledge and industry expertise in financial services. You bring experience working with clients to unlock innovation through technology while managing a team in an agile and fast-paced environment. You have excellent interpersonal, communication and listening skills. You are a life-long learner and energized by solving new problems and transforming how our clients think. Youll have the opportunity to integrate expertise from across Accenturestrategy, consulting, digital, technology and operationsas you bring your vision to life.




The Work




Youll often be:

+ Helping top-tier financial services clients transform their businesses to unlock value co-creating new solutions using blockchain, distributed ledger technology, and multi-party systems technology.

+ Supporting the development of proposal responses and related discussions with clients, presenting a vision of the financial services industry of the future and developing innovative concepts/ideas.

+ Shaping solutions for our most complex client engagements and early adopters; coordinating across multiple teams to formulate an approach, to evaluate business cases, propose technology solutions, and lead implementation.

+ Increasing the firms revenues by driving sales for Accenture by working with industry and ecosystem players.

+ Building relationships with clients to raise Accentures profile as a long-term trusted advisor and partner.

+ A key participant in the development of Accentures perspective on emerging technology trends and their impact on the financial services industry.

+ Mentoring and educating junior members of the Technology Incubation Team.

+ You should have experience with some of the following:

+ Experience with blockchain or distributed ledgers.

+ Conveying and communicating complex scenarios and solutions in a simple, logical manner that addresses varying audiences.

+ Understanding business challenges and explaining how an offering and service provides value with an objective and independent point of view.

+ Working through organizational change, expanding ecosystem relationships, and developing/delivering creative solutions.

+ Insights on key methodologies, approaches, and market trends in the financial services industry.






You should have experience with some of the following:

+ Experience with blockchain or distributed ledgers.

+ Conveying and communicating complex scenarios and solutions in a simple, logical manner that addresses varying audiences.

+ Understanding business challenges and explaining how an offering and service provides value with an objective and independent point of view.

+ Working through organizational change, expanding ecosystem relationships, and developing/delivering creative solutions.

+ Insights on key methodologies, approaches, and market trends in the financial services industry






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.




Here's what you need

+ Minimum of 15 years consulting and account management experience preferably with large scale technology transformations and or emerging technologies within financial services

+ Minimum of 10 years of experience in selling and delivering Strategy Consulting Implementation Services

+ Minimum of 10 years of demonstrated experience in solving complex client problems with a foundational understanding of core financial services challenges

+ Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associates Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience)






As required by Colorado law under the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only , the range of starting pay for this role is $204,660 - $351,499 and information on benefits offered is here. (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/careers/your-future-rewards-benefits)





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Posted: 2022-04-15 Expires: 2022-06-15

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