Consulting Manager/Senior Manager, Sustainable Value Chain Transformation (R00082385_Irving)
At Accenture, our purpose is to deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity. And there are few things with greater promise than sustainability—it unlocks new opportunities for our clients, our partners, and our people, and for the places where we do business. We believe Sustainability is the new digital and just as the digital revolution transformed how we live and work, so too will sustainability, driving new value and growth and permeating everything that we do.
We fundamentally believe that every business must be a sustainable business. It matters to all of us. We are weaving it into the very core of our company as expressed in the Accenture Sustainability Value Promise, which is to embed sustainability into everything we do, with everyone we work with, creating both business value and sustainable impact, enabled by technology and human ingenuity. Together with our partners, we’re helping to solve the biggest problems our clients and the world face to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and tackle climate change.
If you are looking for a rewarding career at a company that is committed to being a leader in sustainability—and to leading by example—while being part of a vibrant team that is helping other companies become more sustainable, Accenture has a number of opportunities to join our growing Sustainability network.
This role is part of Accenture’s Sustainable Value Chain practice which helps our clients to embed sustainability into every stage of the value chain to deliver trusted, net-zero and circular value chains. We use data-driven tools, frameworks and insights to enable organizations to deliver lasting value and impact. We harness the power of technology to amplify human ingenuity in seeking solutions that deliver across the entire enterprise and ESG Agenda. Our rapidly growing practice is looking for motivated individuals passionate about understanding how sustainability impacts organizations, their leadership teams, their operations, and overall performance to enable a more resilient future.
How do we accelerate suppliers Sustainability transformation?
In this role, you can help our clients achieve this by:
- Working directly with C-suite and senior executives to manage sustainability transformation, setting the transformation office, defining the governance, leveraging technology and tools to accelerate and increase the success rate of change
- Helping executives orchestrate across impact journey (impact on emission, circularity and all other ESG aspects that are material for the company), the technology journey (to bring instant visibility, transparency and intelligence on current performance and integrate it to 360 value), and the change journey (operating model changes, culture change, communication and stakeholder management)
- Leading engagements to help clients design, develop and implement their purpose driven supply chain strategies that align to company ESG goals and stakeholder priorities.
- Shaping sustainable value chain solutions through assessments, strategy and performance management, operating model design, evaluation of enabling technologies, and product strategy.
- Giving clients insights that help make their companies work better, faster, and more efficiently
- Challenging legacy ways of working using constructive techniques that fuel client growth
- Leveraging digital tech to help clients find new ways to make their organizations more effective and efficient
- Supporting knowledge building efforts such as developing offerings, assets, capabilities, and relevant thought leadership, insights and engage with the wider Sustainability community across Accenture globally
- Leading high performing multidisciplinary teams, leading by example, actively mentoring others and contributing to performance management and recruitment activities
Here’s what you will need
- Minimum of 4 years (Manager) / 7 years (Senior Manager) of transformation office experience
- Minimum of 4 years (Manager) / 7 years (Senior Manager) of experience with embedding sustainability into product design, supply chains, manufacturing, and/or procurement practices – with a focus on topics such as circular economy, carbon emissions, energy sourcing and management, diversity and human rights
- Proven experience with tracking, tracing and transparency technology and tools
- Proven experience with quantitative and qualitative analysis, research, and business case development
- Executive presence and relationship building at all levels, including with board members and c-suite executives
- Leadership of diverse teams in complex and ambiguous strategy engagements
- Comfort leading presentations and facilitating workshops with large audiences
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