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People Comms Lead, Technology

Boston, MA 02133

People Comms Lead, Technology

Organization: Corporate Function/Marketing + Communications
Location: New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Atlanta, and DC

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 over 500,000 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.

Corporate Functions Marketing + Communications
As part of this team, youll play a key role in helping Accenture execute its strategy. Youll work with a diverse team of innovative marketing experts who focus on the following areas: global brand management and advertising; global events and sponsorships; internal communications; marketing research; media and industry analyst relations; corporate and financial communications; internet marketing; recruitment marketing; client-centric marketing; and industry, service line and geographic marketing campaigns.

YOUR ROLE: People Comms Lead, Technology


With remarkable people in over 200 cities, Accentures Technology business combines local insights with deep expertise across 40 industries to tailor the services that solve our clients biggest challenges.

The global People Communications Lead for Accentures Technology business is responsible for developing and delivering timely, compelling internal and executive communications strategies ,designed to educate and energize the companys Technology workforce of more than 250,000 people on strategic business priorities.

As a trusted advisor to the Technology business, the People Communications Lead will collaborate with partners across the companys business, including other Accenture Services, corporate functions ,markets and market units, as well as Brand, Talent Brand and external communications teams to translate company priorities into clear, actionable communications strategies and messages.

A key focus for this position is developing and orchestrating communications strategies that will help drive a common culture for the Technology workforce of diverse people and talent linked by a focus on innovation, collaboration, and achieving their career goals.

You will play a key role leading and developing a team of communications professionals, ensuring an environment that fosters collaboration, innovation, creativity and exploration of new platforms and ways to communicate.

Specific responsibilities include:

Produce integrated communications plans that incorporate key strategic leadership moments and which encompass the constituent parts of Accenture Technology.
Develop and manage strategic people communication programs that directly impact Technology leaders, help grow the business, shape the culture and inspire employees
Management of strategic communication programs and activities spanning communications strategy, development, execution and measurement
Management of development of clear, compelling, consistent content that is customized for and can be leveraged across all communications channels
Design and produce communications for Accentures CTO (who is also the Technology Group Executive).
Use available data to understand employee preferences around what types of communications they receive, timings/cadence, engaging formats etc
Ensuring all communications are aligned with the Accenture brand, purpose, core values and beliefs.
Implementation of an integrated employee communication planning process to improve the employee experience and identify innovations and efficiencies across communications teams
Leading communications within Technology for Accentures highest priority programs this is both a highly strategic and hands-on role
Act as trusted communications advisor for Technology leaders in all things People Communications, including providing executive communications supportmessage development, coordinating core messaging across leadership team, etc.

YOUR EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications

+ Work Experience: Minimum of 15 years of experience in integrated communications. Significant expertise in digital/interactive marketing communications in a large global enterprise strongly preferred.

+ Minimum of 10 years of experience leading employee communications strategy and initiatives, including change management / culture transformation communications.

+ Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

+ Strong strategic, analytical thinking skills, with demonstrated excellence in creating and articulating client value propositions that can drive shareholder value

+ Deep experience in integrated internal communications strategy development and execution. Includes in-depth knowledge of global digital platforms (web, mobile, social), face-to-face channels, content strategy, publishing and management

+ Exceptional project management skills, with a proven ability to move forward communications initiatives in a global, matrixed environment.

Professional Skills

+ A creative, state-of-the-art communications professional who understands emerging technologies and media and has a passion for exploring new methods

+ An authentic leader with highly effective team management and coaching skills. Has a strong focus on accountability and providing continuous, constructive feedback

+ Exceptional writing, editing, presentation, and oral communications skills. An eye for detail.

+ Availability to travel as needed

+ 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: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-04-28

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