Analytics Strategy Manager

Accenture, Ontario - Toronto, Canada

Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or to create new markets. They progress through required promotions in market-facing roles that have a direct impact for our clients.
From strategy to execution, Analytics professionals will partner up with the rest of Accenture to drive new innovative solutions through advanced statistical analysis
Job Description
Analytics strategy professionals use strong business acumen combined with quantitative and technical skills to derive actionable recommendations for client as it relates to data and analytics.
A professional at this position within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
  • Assist clients define how to capture the value of their data. Project ranging from defining target analytics operating model, defining analytics use cases, value targeting, AI strategies and building analytics proof of concepts
  • Participate in the analysis, design and delivery of recommendations and working closely with clients on the feasibility of implementation
  • Own project deliverables, outcomes and manage finances
  • Conduct client interviews and workshop to better understand needs, challenges and opportunities
  • Manage relationships with clients to ensure objectives are met and initiate new opportunities
  • Support business development initiatives with guidance from Accenture executives
  • Take an active role in developing strategic practice offerings, campaigns and initiatives
Basic Qualifications
  • Drive engagement to ensure delivery on time and budget
  • Strong business acumen and Client Relationship Development experience
  • Experience with business statistics, Data Analytics and Interpretation
  • Experience with statistical analysis, reporting, forecasting and programming
  • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable
  • Exposure to a variety of BI, visualization and data science tools (e.g. python, R, Tableau, Qlik, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in engineering, computer science, math, statistics or business
Professional Skill Requirements
  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent leadership and management skills
  • Competitive benefits, including a fair and balanced parental leave policy.
  • At Accenture, we believe in bringing the best to our clients through continuous learning & improvement – from basic skills to industry-specific content – available to all our people.
  • Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your career and develop professionally.
  • Performance Achievement – our performance management process that focuses on your strengths, progress and career possibilities.
  • Fantastic opportunities to develop your career across a variety client.
  • Opportunities to get involved in corporate citizenship initiatives, from volunteering to doing charity work.
To learn more about Accenture, and how you will be challenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website at accenture.ca/careers. https://accntu.re/2Hcjdtn
It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.
Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law.   Accenture is committed to providing employment opportunities to current or former members of the armed forces.
We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal descent to apply.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions — underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network — Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 469,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
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