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Accenture

Capability Network Treasury Working Capital Manager

Chicago, IL

Title: Capability NetworkTreasury Working Capital Manager

Location: Negotiable

Travel: 80-100%

About Accenture:

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services-all powered by the world's largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com .

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Join the Accenture Capability Network and always have the backing of the established brand of Accenture to deliver large-scale transformational change. Grow your career and experience a stimulating, fast-paced environment working with prestigious clients on diverse projects to solve significant business challenges.

You will deliver lasting impact as you work as part of a highly specialized team, combining overseas client-site work with opportunities based locally, and contribute to our clients' success through continuous collaboration and knowledge sharing. For more information visit www.accenture.com/capabilitynetwork.

Accenture's Treasury and Working Capital global practice focuses on both corporate and banking clients helping them implementing world class capabilities to become best in class organizations by applying innovative approaches across strategy, organization, process and technology.

Job Description:

The CFO&EV Capability Network is currently looking for an innovative professional with strong strategic thinking and practical experience in Working Capital initiatives to lead the development of our Practice in North America.

As the North America Working Capital Lead, you will be expected to:
  • Build a strong network within Accenture North America and be identified as the go-to person
  • Work closely with the North American Leadership team to build and implement the Go-to-Market approach
  • Collaborate with client teams to identify & originate sales opportunities following Selling in the NEW methodology
  • Lead Working Capital project proposal design, origination workshop & sales client meetings to close deals successfully
  • Lead & execute working capital optimization projects from assessment to transformation with a focus on value realization and capabilities development applying innovative approach (FORM) and with a combination of strategy, governance, and organization & process redesign and technology alignment.
  • Manage client relationship at executive and operational level throughout the various phases of the project.
  • Lead the development of innovative assets for the practice (ie. tools, whitepapers, partnerships, etc.) in collaboration with other Accenture departments (ie. Analytics, Digital, Industries and Technologies) and our global hub in Barcelona
  • Work closely with the Global Working Capital Hub located in Barcelona to drive Working Capital innovation agenda within North America
  • Grow the CFO&EV team in the US to successfully deliver working capital projects locally
  • Take an active role in the CFO & EV & Capability Network community growth: training, experience sharing, events organization, etc.
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.

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 6+ years of experience in Procure-to-pay, Order-to-cash, or Total Working Capital Projects
  • Bachelor's Degree
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Excellent knowledge of working capital components & drivers and how working capital initiatives create value in an organization.
  • Excellent understanding of Accenture organization, role, functions, power map
  • Proven track record in selling & originating sales
  • Proven track record in designing & reengineering finance operation process, driving business outcomes and supporting change management in large international companies
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, emphasis on teamwork and customer centric.
  • A positive "can do" attitude and openness to innovation.
  • Innovation & Strategic Thinking Leader
  • Excellent analytical and financial modeling skills
  • Proficiency in English, any other languages are advantageous
Professional Skill Requirements
  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent leadership and management skills
As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum 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 minimum $157,000-$173,000 and information on benefits offered is here.

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Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here

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

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Job ID: AccentureInc-R00034534
Employment Type: Other