Accenture Business Strategy Consultant – Cost Optimization in Warsaw, Poland

Join Accenture Strategy Practice in Warsaw and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture and you will be part of a global team of strategists, gain international experience, and work with global experts for leading market players, multinationals and innovators.

As a Business Strategy Consultant you should have strong analytical skills and a proven track record of delivering projects. Consultants will also be expected to develop the skills of more junior resources and play an active role in supporting business development activities including market research and project proposals development.

Key Responsibilities

Become a core member of global strategy project teams

Support teams to define strategic visions, strategies & new business models that address today’s business needs and future growth

Identify & assess digital solutions & applications required to achieve strategic goals & capture new opportunities

Assess the business case for new strategic & investment opportunities

Design new operating models to deliver strategic change and improve organization agility and/or capture value from M&A

Manage Business Strategy Analysts which are part of project delivery team and assign responsibilities on data gathering activities, modeling, interviews, presentation and others

Interact with client teams to conduct interviews, discuss findings and recommendations

Support internal Business Development activities by conducting Industry and company specific research (competition, market, financials, customers, etc) and supporting the development of proposal presentations

Minimum Masters’ degree (preferred in economics, engineering or finance with excellent academic performance)

3-5 years of professional experience (preferred in consulting companies, or strategy / finance / business planning /controlling / commercial departments)

Proven knowledge of an industry - Resources, Retail, FMCG

Process transformation strategy design and implementation

Experience in improving planning and operations processes, driving cost optimization projects and applying solutions to drive improvements in finance, procurement and the business

Performance reporting, value tree, KPI and dashboard design and development

Proven line management experience and managing teams across one or multiple projects in a client facing environment

Experience working through organisational change, demonstrating a track record of taking on increased responsibilities, showing creativity and innovation, and solution design

Strong problem-solving, statistical and analytical skills including use of creative and breakthrough techniques such as data visualization

Proven ability to work in teams to deliver on-time, on-budget solutions

Proficiency with Excel and Power Point

Proven ability to thrive in a work environment that is international, multi-cultural, competitive & challenging

Positive attitude & strong interest to solve client challenges, adapt to a changing work environment & deal with new issues

Excellent business English (written & spoken). Good level of the other foreign language e.g. German, Russian, French would be strong asset

Ability to meet travel requirements

Our Offer:

Permanent employment contract

Attractive financial & benefits package

Challenging & stimulating job in a professional and multinational environment

Professional Strategy College training in US

Possibility to participate in INSEAD program

Opportunity to gain skills, knowledge & experience with global teams & leading subject matter experts

Opportunity to work with Global TOP Clients on large & prestigious projects & learn the most innovative thinking & approaches

We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster as well as receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills. Learning takes place both on the job, through formal online training, and at our training centers in the USA or Europe. Also, the sheer variety and scale of the work we do provide an unbeatable platform from which to continue building your career.

Next Steps... If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, please contact us as soon as possible.

Apply ONLINE (preferred) or submit application via email: cn.careers.pl@accenture.com. If you prefer email please include the Position Title in the subject of the email, attach CV in English and motivation letter.

For more information about our team please visit: https://www.accenture.com/pl-en/strategy-index?src=LINKEDINJP.

Please be advised that only selected candidates will be contacted.

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