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North America People Communications Locations Specialist

North America People Communications Locations Specialist
Organization: Corporate Function/Marketing + Communications
Location: Negotiable

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 505,000 people serving clients in more than 200 cities with operations across 51 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

People in the Corporate Function career track contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.

Job Description

Overview of North America (NA) Marketing + Communications (M+C)
The North America Marketing + Communications team shapes and activates marketing and communications strategies across the marketing lifecycle that fuel growth for Accentures $20B+ North American market (United States and Canada). Its cross-functional team drives category brand positioning in the North American market, curates end-to-end client experiences to drive the local growth agenda, empowers and positions Accentures leaders, and engages and inspires the companys North American people, recruits and alumni. It positions Accenture in the heart of local innovation, business and technology communities and champions programs for equality, inclusion and diversity within Accenture North America and the communities it serves.

YOUR ROLE: North America People Communications Locations Specialist

We are looking for an experienced people communications specialist to join our growing NA People Experience team. Youll work closely with the NA People Communications Lead to support in providing strategic counsel, communications program planning and execution of priority people communications to the Market Unit (MU) locations. Youll support the development and help drive an integrated MU locations communications plan that informs, engages, and inspires our MU people in their home locations. Youll also support in the development, production, promotion, and measurement of groundbreaking communications strategies that drive our North America and MU business priorities and create a culture of innovation, inclusion and belonging.

As NA People Comms Locations specialist, youll support our NA People communications lead and MU People Comms leads to produce priority written and interactive messaging and content, using our new approach to internal communication, that helps curate a cohesive and engaging experience for our NA people.

We have 'one purpose' for allrelevance and focus are critical, as our purpose will be expressed at a very personal, local level. User-generated content is keythe purpose is what our people see in themselves and their work.


+ You will collaborate closely with NA/MU Comms leads, ensuring our OMD voices are represented across channels: Portal, Digest, News Roundup, Yammer, Teams, Experiences, and where applicable, email.

+ Support in driving a strong storytelling/narrative approach across the locations to position leaders, programs and our people in a way that builds a concrete and lasting communications strategy for the business using a variety of formats, including interactive content, virtual experiences, message creation, messaging support, campaign strategy and execution and targeted email/portal article development.

+ Work to ensure MU locations people communications content supports the NA/MU business priorities, leadership tone/style and NA/MU narrative messaging.

+ Work closely with broader People Experience M+C teams to help create internal messaging/toolkits/templates for local office comms and collaborate with NA/MU Comms leads to provide measurement reports and optimization strategies, creating repeatable local office experiences.

+ Create concise MU communications messages and ensure best practice governance for production/content briefs

+ Support NA local office internal activations and provide guidance and best practice on comms to office moves/openings.

+ Ensure up to date distribution lists are in place to ensure targeted and timely local office communications.

+ Work with NA Crisis Comms Lead to manage MU-related crisis communications as needed.

YOUR EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications

+ Bachelors degree in marketing, communications, or related field

+ A minumum of 3 yrs of People Communications experience with a track record of delivering results

Professional Skills

+ Highly proactive with a flexible and collaborative work style.

+ Ability to develop and apply creative and ingenious solutions to complex issues.

+ Superior oral and written communications skills and presentation skills.

+ Strong project/budget management skills.

+ Thrive on working in intense, deliverable-driven and deadline-driven environment.

+ Interactive savvy - social and web page + video and audio production content skill set.

+ Creative innovation skills and experience in measuring impact/metrics evaluation.

+ Needs to be a self-starter with an unflustered style and a highly collaborative nature.

+ Needs to be able to take guidance and coaching, ask sensible clarification questions and present solutions.

+ Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian

+ Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian


+ Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement.

+ Youll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects.

+ Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments, and collaborating with experts across the company.

+ Access to leading-edge technology.

+ Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package including generous paid time off, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive 401K program. Learn more about our extensive rewards and benefits here.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

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.

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

For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter.

Other Employment Statements

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.

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

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.

Unless expressly indicated, this role is not open in the state of Colorado.


Posted: 2021-03-15 Expires: 2021-04-14

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