Driving growth through improving performance of people
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People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by collaborating to unlock insights and deliver new solutions to realize value for clients . They progress through required promotion in market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.
Our Talent & Organization Consulting Practice
An engaged, skilled, and motivated workforce is essential to business growth. Accenture's Talent and Organization practice offers a comprehensive, analytics-based approach. We collaborate with clients to dramatically improve performance through integrated Future Workforce, Workforce Experience & HR, and Agile Organization services.
Talent & Organization helps clients create, lead, and manage the workforce of the future by:
Building and expanding leadership capabilities at scale
Creating compelling digital employee experiences
Improving pace, certainty and outcomes through analytics and insights
Accenture's Future Workforce offering helps clients design and implement a workforce strategy that delivers measurable improvements in the performance of the organization. Future Workforce professionals provide knowledge and experience that help today's companies innovate and modernize their talent strategy and workforce planning, talent sourcing, capability assessment, and reskilling activities to optimize value and adapt to the rapid evolution of skill demand. Accenture provides methods, tools, and accelerators founded in leading thought leadership to help our clients structure, launch, and implement Future Workforce programs which provide optimal, rapidly adaptable, quality human capital for the organization.
By leveraging Accenture, our clients can take advantage of the following world-class Future Workforce consulting capabilities:
- Talent Strategy
- Strategic Workforce Planning
- Digital Function/ Job Design (AI/ML Robotics)
- Adaptive/Liquid Workforce
- Talent Sourcing Strategy/Networks
- Capabilities/Talent Assessment
- Rapid Workforce Reskilling
- Digital Learning
This Consultant role is aligned to our Products Operating Group. Learn more about the solutions we are providing to clients in these industry areas at: https://www.accenture.com/us-en/industries-index
The Future Workforce Consultant is focused on the transformation of the client's workforce.
An Future Workforce Consultant within Accenture's Talent & Organization practice has the following responsibilities:
Quickly develop agile, iterative strategies for implementing project work, opportunities and/or recommendations with guidance from their Accenture supervisor
Constantly bring new tools, ideas, and thought leadership to clients
Deliver a Talent Strategy that addresses the client's unique and evolving business challenges with guidance.
Manage small, virtual, global, diverse teams
Effectively leverage their direct Accenture supervisor to co-create a strategy for Digital Function/Job Design (AI/ML Robotics)
Contribute to enabling the client to harness the power of the liquid workforce
Implement a digital learning strategy to keep the workforce current on relevant skills and knowledge
Develop trusted relationships with key decision-makers across client and Accenture organizations
Build a capabilities and talent assessment function that can anticipate skills gaps
Use considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.
Articulate program value propositions in a way that is creative and inspiring
+ Basic qualifications
Minimum 2 years of e xternal consulting experience or other relevant experience related to successful delivery of Future Workforce solutions
Minimum 2 years of experience in one or more of the following HR processes: Talent Strategy, Strategic Workforce Planning, Job Design, Liquid Workforce, Talent Sourcing Strategy, Capability/Talent Assessment, Rapid Workforce Reskilling, or Digital Learning
Ability to meet travel requirements, up to 100%
Ability to develop trusted client relationships
Ability to innovate and challenge norms
Agile work style, open to iteration and flexible to change approach/direction
Excellent organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
Ability to work collaboratively and creatively in a group setting
Ability to generate new, creative approaches to solve problems and create opportunities
Proven ability to utilize data and analytics to drive new insights
Focus on value creation
Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
Prior external consulting experience
Knowledge of innovative work styles such as Design Thinking or similar methods for driving creative thought
Capable storyteller and c ompelling communicator
Project management experience, including project plan development and measurement
Excellent leadership and management skills
Experience as part of a thriving virtual team
Understanding of industry/workforce trends and drivers for Retail clients
Experience with Digital tools for Future Workforce Design and Analytics
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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
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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.