Utilities Industry Consultant (00944905_Irving)
Accenture's Transmission and Distribution practice, and we’re powering the progress to a safe, connected, and sustainable planet. Every day, we work with the largest electric, gas, and water utilities to produce cutting-edge solutions that help them become more efficient, reliable, environmentally friendly, and safer places to work. Our utility clients are looking for bold solutions in the era of rapidly changing technology, policy, and workforce innovations. We exist to bring the future to life in the core of our clients’ operations, working with them at Accenture Innovation Hubs around the world and at their sites locally. As the marketplace leader in modernizing the Transmission and Distribution network, we’re looking for leaders to help us make it more resilient, secure, and flexible to include new distributed energy resources. Will you join us in co-creating the future Visit our site to learn more about Accenture Utilities Consulting.
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A skilled utility industry practitioner who has ideas about how to reinvent Transmission and Distribution in the new digital world. You have experience designing and implementing smart infrastructure to modernize the next-gen grid: your bread and butter are smart meters, grid sensors, distributed energy resources, and the like. You are not afraid to imagine next-gen control systems powered by artificial intelligence, blockchain, and robotics. In fact, every day you are looking for opportunities to challenge the status quo and you are not satisfied with step change. You are a relentless storyteller, inspiring teams with your vision and new way of thinking. You have a proven track record of assembling diverse, high-octane teams that harness people's strength and deliver radical insight. You understand that co-location with clients and teams is critical to innovation and you are ready to partner at client sites.
Grasp the challenges Accenture clients are facing, offer solutions, and describe the value of transformation in terms of business outcomes.
Bring thought leadership to shed light on most critical issues utilities face today and in the future.
Keep learning and bringing new technologies and innovative solutions such as [role specific] to our clients.
Serve as a role model and coach for the next generation of Accenture analysts and consultants.
Champion other team members for professional and personal success.
Nurture a wide range of trusted advisor relationships with clients, from strategy to technology, from the C-suite to the front line, and from business and IT.
Use your powers of persuasion in interactions within Accenture if you think there’s a better way to solve a problem.
Promote evidence-based business decisions by blending in business data and domain expertise to discover new insights.
Travel to client locations, weekly, Monday through Thursday. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only. Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from several infectious disease experts.
Here’s What You Need:
Minimum 2 years of experience of Transmission and Distribution (electric utility)
Minimum 2 years of experience leading transformation in Advanced Metering Infrastructure, Smart Meter space
Minimum 2 years of experience in a technical advisory or consulting role
A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Bonus Points if:
You know how to improvise and adapt to lead clients and teams through change and ambiguity
You’ve gained the trust of your clients and partnered with them to design business process, lead design thinking workshops, develop business case, deliver agile projects, develop new operating model, manage talent and change, co-create intellectual property
You have strong verbal and written communication skills
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 many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects. Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments, and collaborating with experts across the company. Access to leading-edge technology.
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