Strategy (Senior) Manager Talent & Organization

  • Competitive
  • Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Accenture
  • 24 Sep 17

Strategy (Senior) Manager Talent & Organization

Job description
Strategy (Senior) Manager Talent & Organization

Join Accenture Consulting and you'll work alongside fellow industry experts to lead transformational projects, and define cutting edge solutions, solving our client's most complex issues. And because our clients span the full range of industries - Including 94 of the Fortune 100 - you'll have the opportunity to pursue your passion, hone your expertise and deepen your knowledge.

At Accenture Strategy you'll be a trusted advisor to our clients, shaping and executing their business transformation agendas. You'll also help them navigate their critical problems and biggest strategic initiatives, including digital disruption , industry convergence, growth and innovation, global operating models, sustainable cost management, enterprise transformation and more.

Human Capital challenges are top of mind of almost every CEO today. Accenture Strategy Talent & Organization supports companies in addressing those challenges. We help clients deliver the business strategy considering future workforce needs and digital opportunities by creating organizational agility, incorporating new ways of working and developing leaders who can power the organization, enabled by a strategic, talent-centric HR function and focused, insight-driven change strategies.

To strengthen our Talent & Organization team, we are looking for an ambitious (Senior) Manager with experience in HR, Talent Management, Organization Design and/or Change Management. Are you ambitious and willing to take a leading role in shaping the Human Capital agenda of leading companies? Do you want to join an innovative global company? Are you attracted by an entrepreneurial, 'hands-on, value & impact' working culture? Then the position of Strategy Manager Talent and Organization is the right one for you.


Your role

As a Strategy (Senior) Manager Talent & Organization you will be responsible for designing, executing and leading strategy consulting projects in the areas of general HR, HR operating model redesign, strategic workforce planning, talent management, organization design, organization culture transformations and change management strategies. These projects take place at the intersection of Business and Technology, where we prepare organizations for the workforce of the future.
Some typical examples of how a day in the life of a Strategy (Senior) Manager Talent & Organization looks like:

  • Co-developing a talent strategy to ensure our clients' employees get and retain critical (digital) skills and competencies (Workforce of the Future)
  • Assessing the current state of a company's HR capability through qualitative and quantitative investigations, based on best practice examples (HR Benchmarking)
  • Defining a global HR operating model which is in line with business context and HR strategy (HR Organizational Design)
  • Designing change management strategies and coaching clients in realizing their business transformations, system implementations and digital transformations, ensuring successful execution. (Change Management)
  • Helping our clients build their own change management capabilities and equip them to lead "in the new", by creating organizational agility and helping them build a workforce of the future. (Change and Agile Capability)
  • Defining an agile operating model that addresses critical trade-offs such as global scale versus local proximity and corporate governance versus business unit ownership of services and an organization design that effectively aligns people and processes. (Operating Model Design)
  • Identifying and building the required culture and behaviors to enable organizational agility. Co-designing culture and leadership strategies and action plans. (Culture Transformation)
These projects have a high strategic focus and are typically performed in short time-frames (1-3 months), which mostly lead to further transformation support and implementation performed by other Accenture entities like Management Consulting and Technology Consulting.
Last but not least, you will also contribute to developing thought leadership in the area of HR, Talent Management, Organization Design and Change Management, while contextualizing this information to others (in- and outside of Accenture).

Basic qualifications
Your Experience

  • Completed Master's degree
  • 7 - 15 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas:
    • HR process (re-)design
    • HR operating model design
    • Talent management strategy
    • Organization change management
    • Organization design
    • Culture transformation
  • Consulting skills/experience

You are also:
  • Knowledgeable of trends in Digital Human Capital
  • Excellent at communicating in Dutch, French and English
  • Entrepreneurial, creative and solution-oriented
  • Willing to work throughout Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and occasionally in other countries

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Your Future Working environment

If you join Accenture, you can make great ideas happen for some of the world's most dynamic companies. With broad global resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.

Next to our excellent terms of employment and fringe benefits, we invest considerable resources to provide on-going training that builds and extends professional, technical and management skills in all areas. At Accenture, you will operate in a professional environment where entrepreneurship is hugely encouraged. Together with international colleagues you will work on high impact projects for many of the Fortune 500 companies.

About Accenture

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 more than 411,000 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 .