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Accenture, Strategy Business Analyst, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 9082

Thu, September 11, 2014

Explore this position and how to apply via your BTT Gateway account, Job ID 9082

 

Strategy consulting today requires the ability to see how business, technology and operations all intersect. At Accenture Strategy, you will work closely with the world’s top organizations and leverage Accenture’s expertise in these areas to develop strategies that turn your ideas into actions. As part of the 6,000+ Accenture Strategy professionals in our global community, you’ll provide actionable insights to clients, helping them address priority C-suite issues with strategies they can execute with speed and at scale. Our deep understanding of our clients’ industries and our global perspective on progressive business ideas and emerging technologies enables us to drive and deliver transformational change.
Accenture Strategy Analyst Development Program
As a Strategy Analyst at Accenture, you’ll become part of a strong network created to help you grow and advance your career through coaching and mentoring as well as formal training and development. The program is designed to expose you to a broad range of Strategy assignments, enabling you to develop core strategy skills through diverse, hands-on experience. Depending on your interests, you will focus on one of our three Strategy practices: Business Strategy, Technology Strategy or Operations/Function Strategy.
Your Role: Strategy Analyst
There will never be a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference within exciting client initiatives are limitless in this ever-changing business landscape. Here are just a few of your day-to-day responsibilities:
 Structure and perform analysis and conduct primary research to uncover insights, identify and validate value creation opportunities at clients
 Identify key drivers through structured analysis and conceptual thinking to effectively probe problems and causes; work with Accenture and client teams to develop solutions
 Present at team and client meetings, and determine the most practical way to drive lasting results based on your insights and analysis
 Communicate effectively and persuasively in a business context
 Leverage desktop applications such as Excel, PowerPoint, Access with high proficiency to capture and maximize your critical thinking
 Develop an understanding of how our clients operate and how technology can be leveraged to create new value streams
 Help clients navigate disruption and understand the transformative impact of leading edge technology
Your Experience: Basic Qualifications
 Bachelor’s degree (with a graduation date no later than December 31, 2015)
Set Yourself Apart: Preferred Qualifications
 Strong quantitative acumen with the demonstrated ability to think analytically and conceptually
 Passionate about technology’s impact on business and society
 Relevant project-based internship experience with a leading company, not-for-profit or government entity
 Relevant academic research or projects along with 3.5 or higher cumulative (overall) GPA
 Global awareness through international study or internships; multilingual
 Team player and naturally collaborative
 Self-starter with a real drive for impact and an entrepreneurial mindset
 Demonstrated leadership skills in professional setting or through extra-curricular activities
 Advanced proficiency with desktop applications (Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
 Understanding of the following finance and business strategy concepts:
 Market and competitive analysis
 Data Modeling
 Financial Analysis
 Statistics
 Understanding of the following IT strategy concepts:
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 Transformative power of technology
 IT/Architecture planning/strategy
Our Commitment to You
 Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement.
 You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves 72 of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects.
 Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company.
 Access to leading-edge technology.
 Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes a range of market-relevant benefits and programs to help you manage the demands of work and life.
Call to Action
 Great things can happen—they already are. Come and be a part of the next level of high performance.
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.
About Accenture Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 293,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$28.6 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2013. Its home page is www.accenture.com.
How to Apply
In addition to your campus center resume drop, you must also complete an online application by September 11th to be considered for an interview.
 Visit careers.accenture.com/jobs and search for Job Number: 00257301
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b. Specific: Career Center (do not select University Career Center)
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2. Employment Questionnaire page – Please make sure to answer all of the questions on this page.
3. Job Specific Questions – Please answer all questions on this page.
4. Work History & Education – Please complete this section with all of your work experience and education to date.

a. Please fill in the name of the company, the dates of employment, your responsibilities, your supervisor name, supervisor number, and "May we contact your supervisor" (must be answered with "Yes" or "Yes, After Offer").
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