Amsterdam,

Are you passionate about the disruptive impact of digital? Do you have an interest in technology? Do you get energy from solving complex puzzles and working in teams? Are you proactive, results-oriented and above all do you have the ambition to deliver results together with the client? Accenture Strategy & Consulting may just be the place for you!

Joining the team means becoming part of a close-knit group of consultants that serves Accenture’s clients with the best and brightest insights regarding business and technology strategy. Our values include challenging our clients’ norms, building trusted relationships, and embracing diversity as a source of creativity and inspiration. We collaborate closely with experts globally to bring the best to our clients every day and stay relevant to their changing needs.

Your job

As part of our growing Cloud Innovation & Acceleration team, we are looking for a (Senior) Manager Cloud Advisory. As a (senior) manager you will be responsible for shaping cloud strategies and transformation journeys, helping them make the right choices and validating the cloud business case. You will work together with the client to shape their cloud strategy, their case for change, facilitate workshops and find new opportunities to accelerate their business.

Within our Cloud Innovation & Acceleration team, your role will be to help our clients to transform successfully to stay ahead as information-driven, digital organizations, by:

+ Defining our clients’ cloud strategy and implementation roadmap

+ Helping them validate the business case and value for moving to cloud at scale

+ Assisting our client in selecting the best suitable (public) cloud solution and architecture

+ Identifying implementation risks, barriers and define solutions to overcome them

+ Developing tailored cloud operating models, leveraging Agile, DevSecOps and engineering practices

+ Helping our clients modernize their application landscape and leveraging cloud native solutions to operate in an agile and cost-efficient way

+ Identifying opportunities and developing our (cloud) business

+ Developing and sharing deep cloud expertise and connecting with Accenture’s internal network to grow our knowledge capital

+ Taking accountability and leading our Cloud Advisory engagements

+ Coaching fellow team members, contributing to a positive learning environment and an open, inclusive culture

+ Utilizing the power of One Accenture by leveraging the right teams from other disciplines such as Security, Technology, Operations, etc.

Your team

The everchanging pace of market developments will only continue to accelerate in the future – and many organizations struggle to challenge new innovative competition within the market. How do different innovations influence the market, what are the results and how can companies adapt themselves to remain relevant in the future?

Accenture Strategy & Consulting is the driving force in helping companies answer such questions. You will advise senior management on their next steps – based on data analysis, experience, expertise and an innovative approach. Together with a diverse team of experts, you will challenge current industry obstacles and find the key solution for clients in their current markets: Surpassing the disruption and consolidating future success for organizations.

Your background

+ Completed Master’s degree

+ 5-10 years of experience in technology strategy and/or advisory, preferably within a (strategy) consulting firm or similar

+ Demonstrable experience and expertise in in one or more of the different cloud hyperscalers: Azure, AWS, Alibaba, and Google

+ Bonus points if you have experience in Agile, DevOps way of working, Design Thinking methodologies, and Cloud Security

+ Fluency in English and Dutch is an must, both verbal and written

+ Understanding of new technology trends and developments through previous experience and/or personal interest

+ Strong consulting skills, e.g. solid financial and business acumen, structured and abstract thinking, analytical and creative problem solving, project management, prioritizing, communication, and stakeholder management

+ Leadership qualities; the ability to easily establish trust-based relationships and gain valuable insights through collaboration and communication​

+ Drive; enjoys a challenge, proven ability to adapt and remove obstacles to achieve results, determination and optimism​

+ Entrepreneurial; proven entrepreneurship and ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment​

+ Team spirit; enjoys working in a team and coaching junior team members

Our offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

+ A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)

+ An expense allowance

+ Discount on Accenture shares

+ The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week

Interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you. Questions? Connect with Iris Jansen, iris.jansen@accenture.com

Amsterdam,

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with its clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments.

Working with Accenture in the United States,  you can join ranks with more than 211,000 people in 120 countries and work with clients in nearly every major industry worldwide, including 96 of the Fortune Global 100, more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500 and government agencies around the world. Accenture’s people build careers in different areas of business, specifically Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing, as well as within our internal corporate functions.

With the breadth of talent our people have, they not only build strong careers, they offer their talents and skills to help clients and communities around the world.