Manchester,

Digital Workplace Solution Architect

Location: Manchester

Salary: Competitive Salary & Package (Dependent on Experience)

Career Level: Manager

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy & consulting, interactive, technology & operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership & culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets & next-generation technology to each business challenge.

We believe in inclusion & diversity & supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual & Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion & diversity too.

“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do & the impact we have with our clients & with the communities in which we work & live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO.

As a team:

Accenture’s CEO Julie Sweet has announced & committed to the formation of Accenture Cloud First backed by a $3 billion investment over three years. This strategic directive will ensure Accenture will continue to be a leader in Cloud consulting & enable us to support organisations across industries on their journey to cloud & become truly ‘Cloud First’ & realise greater value faster & at scale. Our substantial investment demonstrates our commitment to delivering greater value to our clients when they need it most.

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

If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training & a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies & will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.

In our team you will learn:

+ How to provide solutions to real world problems across a variety of industries.

+ How to help transform leading organisations and communities around the world.

+ How best to develop your skills and hone your talents within an innovative technology environment

+ A focus on people development through a collaborative & mutually supportive culture with a wealth of training & development opportunities

As a Digital Workplace Solution Architect, you will:

+ Overall solutioning including pricing strategy & delivery model

+ Manage programmes of work that deliver Digital Workplace solutions & strategies

+ Translate complex business problems into robust solutions

+ Develop & deliver presentations which resonate with senior client stakeholders

+ Create high quality, client facing assets targeting Digital Workplace solutions

+ Develop & design roadmaps, implement strategies & transformation plans

+ Scrutinise existing client environments & recommend solutions that enable a to-be vision

+ Identify for additional opportunities within clients, leveraging wider Accenture offerings

+ Lead & contribute to RFP & business case development

We are looking for experience in the following skills:

+ Experience of architecting solutions in Digital Workplace offerings such as; collaboration and workplace modernisation (e.g. Office 365, Google Workspace, Windows 10 and WVD), unified comms, identity and security, and workspace design and intelligent buildings

+ Familiarity with current digital workplace trends, e.g. cloud journeys (productivity, collaboration, mobility, end user device), productivity solutions and tools, or foundational workplace security

+ Are ambitious, digitally minded, and can successfully combine technical understanding and business acumen to provide compelling client solutions

+ Strong Architecture skills

+ Client-facing communication, and relationship building skills

Set yourself apart:

+ Understanding & experience of the challenges associated with managing & delivering Digital Workplace programmes across the project life cycle

+ Broader understanding/skills in how Digital Workplace fits into a broader cloud-enabled enterprise such as broader cloud technologies, service management, cloud networks etc.

+ Knowledge of operational, support & security challenges associated with taking a client on a journey to the Cloud utilising an “As a Service” model

+ Evidence of personal development and a track record of success/progression

What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance & 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility & mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients & partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy & consulting, interactive, technology & operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience & specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology & Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance & create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com

Closing Date for Applications 30/04/2022

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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Manchester,

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.