Data Advisory Consultant – Applied Intelligence

Harness the power of data and artificial intelligence to accelerate change.

Due to continued growth we have multiple roles available for data consultants across our Applied Intelligence practice. This is your opportunity to come work with the world’s largest team of data scientists, data engineers, and experts in machine learning and AI. As part of our team, you'll enable our clients to become data-driven through modern data and cloud platforms, agile analytics, and transformative data culture. We are changing the world fast, come with us.

We have opportunities across different verticals within our Advisory team, such as Data Strategy, Data Governance and Data Experience Design.

Your role in Data Strategy

+ Act as a key contributor in critical situations within your area of expertise either internally for Accenture or at client engagements.

+ Articulate business impact and benefits of advanced analytics solutions via business/scientific storytelling and advanced visualisation techniques.

+ Work with clients to understand how data and analytics can help their businesses realise value, working across industry sectors (e.g. financial services, resources, telco, retail, health, or public sector industries)

+ Develop compelling data stories through dashboards, analytical tools, or PowerPoint to provide guidance to senior client leadership

+ Create business cases that support ROI decisions in relation to data and analytics capabilities

+ Understand and break down client problems, bringing an understanding of leading technology, analytics methods and tools and operating model approaches

Your role in Data Governance

+ Provide thought leadership on how clients can achieve their data management strategies and objectives

+ Assist our clients to define data governance frameworks, processes, policies, standards, and controls

+ Apply operational knowledge in the use of meta-data management, data quality, and data stewardship tools and platforms

+ Constructively challenge requirements and current state to increase overall value to the firm

+ Drive reviews to ensure data products and services meet data governance requirements.

+ Manage data catalogues and data quality technologies

Set Yourself Apart: Skills & Experience.

We are looking to speak with candidates who can show some of the following attributes and skills.

+ 3+ years of experience in data analysis, data visualization and applied quantitative work (including knowledge of Python, R and/or other programming languages)

+ Proven experience within management consulting and the ability to effectively advise clients and manage stakeholders

+ Exposure to cloud technologies and Big data frameworks

+ Progressive knowledge of data quality management, information architecture and governance design and implementation

+ An understanding of key data and analytics technologies

+ Experience in managing enterprise data assets in a large, complex organization

+ Understanding of cloud and data management trends, including open source projects, and leading commercial vendors that relate to data acquisition, management, and the semantic web

+ Excellent critical thinking skills and ability to develop pragmatic solutions to address clients’ most pressing challenges.

We reward our people with a range of benefits:

+ Employee recognition program

+ 18 weeks paid parental leave

+ Own a piece of the company through the Employee Share Purchase Plan

+ Regular performance reviews, rewarding great work

+ Holistic well-being program

+ Structured career development plan

+ Professional societies reimbursement

+ Local and international career opportunities

+ Access to world class learning and leadership programs

+ Corporate discount programme

+ Discounted health insurance

+ Annual volunteer day

…and many more subject to eligibility criteria

About AI team:

Applied Intelligence, the people who love using data to tell a story. A great day for us? Solving big problems using the latest tech, serious brain power, and deep knowledge of just about every industry. We believe a mix of data, analytics, automation, and responsible AI can do almost anything—spark digital metamorphoses, widen the range of what humans can do, and breathe life into smart products and services. Want to join our crew of sharp analytical minds?

You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundary less opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries – powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at

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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.