Devise and deliver solutions at the intersection of business and technology
At Accenture Strategy you’ll be a trusted advisor to our clients, shaping and executing their business transformation agendas. You’ll also help them navigate their critical problems and biggest strategic initiatives, including digital disruption, industry convergence, growth and innovation, global operating models, sustainable cost management, enterprise transformation and more.
Technology Strategy professionals at Accenture create strategies and plans to define how technology should be utilized to support an organization's overall business strategy and create value. They use their understanding of business strategy and their affinity with technology to define the strategy, operating model, enterprise-architecture and transformation roadmaps of technology organizations. They maintain knowledge of best practices, industry landscapes and emerging technologies, and apply these to develop innovative business solutions.
Technology Strategy professionals must be able to:
Understand a client’s business strategy and help to define the link with technology
Quickly understand a client’s (IT) operating model including the organizational structure, processes and governance
Navigate through the Accenture global network, and leverage the necessary expertise to develop relevant executive insights or enterprise architecture guidance
Assess our client’s key IT strengths and weaknesses, based on rigorous analysis and technology & industry knowledge
Assess the impact of the business strategy on the architecture landscape, including organization, information and infrastructure and applications
Communicate effectively at C-Level by developing consistent and compelling storylines
Develop recommendations and translate them into actionable roadmaps
Guide our clients through the transformation program to successfully implement their strategies
As a Technology Strategy Senior Manager, you will have the following responsibilities:
Interacting with senior management levels at our clients and within Accenture, which involves negotiating or influencing significant matters
Defining approaches that provide structured solutions to complex technology strategy problems at our clients by re-combining existing methodologies and teams
Managing diverse project teams at our clients, in both a project supervisor as well as a people manager role
Defining and implementing the business development and sales plan in the BeLux region
Contributing to setting the strategic direction for the Technology Strategy practice in the BeLux region and managing the practice
Our consultantsin Strategy & Consulting are changing businesses every day using deepindustry insights, knowledge and innovative ideas. Positioned at the crucialintersection of business, technology and industry, we devise creative newstrategies based on trends, insights and data. With an eye for competitiveadvantage, digital disruption, operating models and the future workforce, wetake on the challenge of designing and implementing transformative businesssolutions, using the newest technology.
Our research-basedadvice and situational analyses enable our clients to act with speed andconfidence. Whether we're investigating complex issues or identifying newopportunities, our work always comes down to one thing: unlocking value andcreating real, tangible impacts.
A Master degree
At least 10 years experience in relevant Technology Strategy domains
Experience in consulting or customer-facing project-based work
Knowledge of IT Strategy and IT Governance frameworks
Experience in sales or consulting work
Flexible and able to travel when required, within your work-life balance limits
Professional proficiency in French, Dutch and English
Previous experience in the Financial Services or Electronics & High Tech industry
Professional skills requirements
Proven experience in at least two of the following domains: Digital Strategy, IT Cost Reduction, IT Infrastructure, IT Security Strategy, ERP ecosystems
Excellent C-Level communication skills, written and oral
Strong networking skills, building and growing relationships with senior client stakeholders and addressing their needs pro-actively
Ability to build, manage and foster a project team
Leadership and management skills
Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.
Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:
13th month + holiday allowance
20 + 12 holidays
Laptop and smartphone
Hospitalization insurance and extensive group insurance package
Training & learning opportunities
Green mobility program: e-bikes, public transport, bike 2 work allowance,…
Flexrewards: decide on your rewards package with our flexible benefits tool
Discount program: get discounts at your favorite (online) shops
Employee shares purchase plan
And many more!