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Financial Services-Agile Consultant
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In 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 driving growth through improving performance of people building and expanding leadership capabilities at scale. Creating compelling digital employee experiences. Improving pace, certainty and outcomes through analytics and insights. Agile Organization is focused on helping clients successfully plan and manage change in an environment that is global, multicultural, cross generational, and virtual and changing at an accelerating pace. This is achieved using forward thinking innovation, iterative co-creation, new technologies, creative collaboration methods, and premier thought leadership. Accenture Agile Organization achieves value for clients in a variety of ways. Driving creative problem solving using the latest methods to structure creative interaction. Insight Driven Transformation based on analytics and behavioral sciences. Designing an organization that is resilient and reacts nimbly to change. Creating a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. Using social, mobile, video and the tools that follow to provide easy and affordable two way communication within the organization. Innovative learning solutions such as augmented virtual reality platforms integrated into wearable devices, delivering the latest learning just in time. Equipping our clients leadership to lead in an environment of constant innovation. Implementing the process, tools and techniques needed to unlock the potential of people. Aligning business process with evolving technologies, collaboration tools, and working styles. This Consultant role is aligned to our Financial Services Operating Group. The work will be primarily focused on framing challenges, charting strategy, co-creating with agility, and scaling organizational change initiatives to help define and achieve client goals. Learn more about the solutions we are providing to clients in these industry areas at www.accenture.com. An Agile Organization Consultant within Accenture's Talent Organization practice has the following responsibilities:
Engage the client using innovative methods to collaborate, lead structured rapid idea generation and development, deliver quality solutions quickly, and iterate to improve them. Determine best techniques to co-create and innovate on client problems with guidance from supervisor. Manage small teams and oversee team work activities to innovate and achieve value creation. Effectively leverage their direct Accenture supervisor to help mitigate risks and resolve complex challenges before they become issues. Effectively collaborate with peers and leadership at client and Accenture Champion the strategic direction set by the team. Use considerable judgment to solve challenges and seeks guidance on complex issues. Step out of your comfort zone and challenge convention.
- Minimum 3 years of external consulting experience or other relevant experience related to successful delivery of change management work in the disciplines of enterprise transformation or organizational change
- Minimum 3 years of experience related to successful delivery of work in one or more of the following areas; Culture Change, Program Leadership, Development, Operating Model Design, Journey Management, Change Strategy, Neuroscience Behavior, Change Adoption, Analytics Driven, Organizational Change, Capability Building
- Bachelors Degree
Professional Skill Requirements
Prior external consulting experience. Knowledge of innovative work styles such as Design Thinking or similar methods for driving creative thought. Capable storyteller and compelling 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 Financial Services clients. Banking, Capital Markets, Insurance. Experience realizing value with digital tools such as Social Media and Analytics. Understanding of and or have experience with managing organizational change in operational environments salesforce, branch management, credit processing, etc. 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, multitasking, 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
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