Accenture Utility Industry Senior Management Consultant, Advanced Meter Operations in Hartford, Connecticut

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People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

Industry Solutions and Services professionals play a wide variety of roles related to delivery and sales, maintaining and growing industry as their center of gravit

Job Description

Utility Industry Applications professionals design, implement and deploy packaged software solutions that have been developed to accommodate unique industry business and management processes, regulatory requirements and other business needs for utility industry.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Provides solutions to complex business problems for area(s) of responsibility where analysis of situations requires an in depth knowledge of organizational objectives.

  • Involved in setting strategic direction to establish near term goals for area of responsibility.

  • Interacts with senior management levels at a client and/or within Accenture, which involves negotiating or influencing on significant matters.

  • Has latitude in decision-making and determining objectives and approaches to critical assignments.

  • Decisions have a lasting impact on area of responsibility with the potential to impact outside area of responsibility.

  • Manages large teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

Accenture's Advanced Metering Operations practice offers utilities services and solutions to support the development and implementation of advanced metering implementation (AMI) and operations strategy. Accenture has experience in the end-to-end enterprise, technology, process architecture and integration of AMI and smart grid solutions.

Basic Qualifications

  • Deep utility industry expertise within Advance Metering Operations (implementation and integration process)

  • Minimum of 10 years utility and combined management consulting experience

  • Bachelor's degree and/or equivalent experience

  • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable

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

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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