Berlin,

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 skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.

Technology is one of the greatest sustainability enablers.

Our Global Technology Sustainability Innovation team is at the forefront of driving environmental, societal & governance impact of technology whilst also creating concepts for new digital technologies that reduce the negative impact of our clients’ value chain. Our three innovation pods help our clients to mitigate their climate risk:

+ Climate Risk Forecasting

+ ESG Data Interoperability

+ Industry Cloud Sustainability

We are looking for an Associate Director who can define the north star, lay roadmap & foundations to drive innovation for developing and operationalizing the pod in coordination with industry and market leads. You will steer and guide the team in the right direction and provide mentorship.

Responsibilities:

+ Formulate and execute agenda, from discovering the relevant ecosystem to work with, to prototyping, establishing pioneering engagements and packaging the results for scaling to the rest of Accenture

+ Understand, articulate, and further identify key technology trends & their potential business impact

+ Overall leadership responsibility for building prototypes – bringing concepts to initial implementations – including design and coding to testing

+ Apply and reshape prototypes in pioneering engagements based on clients’ needs and drive toward successful deployment in the clients’ IT environment

+ Actively contribute to the technology community and progressively become known as technology experts

+ Plan, structure, and deliver research using various secondary and primary research techniques

+ Develop innovative and proprietary ideas, insights, assets, and capabilities

Experience:

+ 12+ years relevant experience within technology, with a focus & passion for sustainability and strategy

+ Deep understanding of technology – latest and greatest technological trends

+ Innovative mindset – comfortable operating in start-up type environment

+ Seasoned innovator within an R&D or incubation context

+ Ability to utilise key industry & trends to develop value propositions

+ An understanding of business model innovation

What’s in it for you?

You will join a truly Global environment with an opportunity to partner with a vast ecosystem of talent within Accenture. We provide training & certifications for a wide range of technologies, alongside the opportunity to work across Europe and be subject to our competitive salary & benefits packages.

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 www.accenture.com

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.

Berlin,

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.