Newcastle Upon Tyne,

Role: Security Consulting Manager - H&PS

Location: Newcastle, Manchester, Cheltenham or Edinburgh

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Career Level: Manager

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. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse abilities and next-generation technology to each business challenge.

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

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

As a team:

We are one of the world's leading providers of data engineering. You'll work on innovative projects with colleagues to drive collaboration from strategy through to implementation. You will be using the newest technologies with clients to help them get to the next level. Do you want to work in an environment where you will be part of a growing team working on the most complex security challenges in the public sector.

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

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

In our team you will learn:

+ How to identify and deploy innovative security solutions to real world problems, across a variety of industries

+ How to work with both clients and internal stakeholders, across a wide range of disciplines, providing expert input and influencing design of large and complex IT solutions

+ How clients can benefit from new technologies and new business models, while reducing risk to an acceptable level and leading it appropriately

+ Security innovation and exciting growth areas

As a Security Consulting Manager, you will:

+ Advise our Health & Public Sector clients secure their most critical assets, to offer IT solutions including transformational programmes

+ Communicate to stakeholders on secure design solutions and IT risk mitigation strategies

+ Build compelling business cases that show the case for change and transformation

+ Identify opportunities where Accenture Security can provide additional value to clients, and drive these proposals through to delivery

+ Lead and deliver security programmes for clients

+ Provide technical advisory and support to large transformation programmes

We are looking for experience in the following skills:

+ Security certifications and understanding of current industry best practices

+ Security architecture experience focussing on technical and security skills with good communication abilities

+ Comfortable with technical and non-technical concepts

+ Experience of delivering large security programmes

+ Preferred current Government Security Clearance or ability to gain clearance

+ Ability to lead small teams and orchestrate initiatives to promote positive impact in the Health and Public Sector

Set yourself apart:

+ Ability to express and articulate technical concepts to a wide range of audiences

+ Experience gained from working with firms to in the Health and Public Sector

+ Proven history of making a positive impact in improving an organisation’s security posture

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, gym subsidy, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and 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 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 509,000 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

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications 30/12/2022

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


Newcastle Upon Tyne,

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.

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