Accenture Utilities Energy Retail Consultant in Cleveland, Ohio

Title: Utilities Energy Retail Consultant Location: USA-Midwest Other Locations: USA-Northeast, USA-West, USA-Midwest Job Number: 00501533

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 create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

Management Consultingprofessionals design and implement process and change interventions that integrate strategy, technology and people to enable process improvements that create value for clients. The Utilities Energy Retail Consultant designs and implements business changes that drive industry-specific, function and digital operating model transformation, focusing on innovations in energy management impacting both customer and grid operations.

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

  • Identifies, assesses and solves complex business problems for area ofresponsibility, where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depthevaluation of variable factors

  • Closely follows the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term goals

  • Interacts with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture onmatters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach

  • Has some latitude in decision-making; Acts independently to determinemethods and procedures on new assignments

  • Actively contribute to our Industry Consulting offerings, assets andthought leadership


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience from the utilities industry – preference for experience in both competitive and noncompetitive markets

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience implementing process and change interventions that integrate strategy, technology and people to enable process improvements that create value for clients

  • Experience in: Energy Management (demand response, energy efficiency, DSM, or distributed energy resources) project delivery / Digital Customer Transformation project delivery

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in Customer Operations, specifically related to energy management or beyond energy services/ programs

  • Minimum of 1 year of consulting and project management experience

  • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable 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

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a related discipline

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.

  • Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.

  • Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.

  • Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor.

  • May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture.

  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.

  • Decisions often impact the team in which they reside. Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You’ll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

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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