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Accenture *Data Advisory Consultant - Applied Intelligence* in Adelaide, Australia

Data Advisory Consultants – Applied Intelligence

Harness the power of data and artificial intelligence to accelerate change.

Due to continued growth we have multiple roles available for data consultants across our Applied Intelligence practice. This is your opportunity to come work with the world’s largest team of data scientists, data engineers, and experts in machine learning and AI. As part of our team, you'll enable our clients to become data-driven through modern data and cloud platforms, agile analytics, and transformative data culture. We are changing the world fast, come with us.

We have opportunities across different verticals within our Data Advisory, such as Data Strategy and Data Governance.

Your role in Data Strategy

  • Act as a key contributor in critical situations within your area of expertise either internally for Accenture or at client engagements.

  • Articulate business impact and benefits of advanced analytics solutions via business/scientific storytelling and advanced visualization techniques.

  • Work with clients to understand how data and analytics can help their businesses realize value, working across industry sectors (e.g. financial services, resources, telco, retail, health, or public sector industries)

  • Develop compelling data stories through dashboards, analytical tools, or PowerPoint to provide guidance to senior client leadership

  • Create business cases that support ROI decisions in relation to data and analytics capabilities

  • Understand and break down client problems, bringing an understanding of leading technology, analytics methods and tools and operating model approaches

Your role in Data Governance

  • Provide thought leadership on how clients can achieve their data management strategies and objectives

  • Assist our clients to define data governance frameworks, processes, policies, standards, and controls

  • Apply operational knowledge in the use of meta-data management, data quality, and data stewardship tools and platforms

  • Constructively challenge requirements and current state to increase overall value to the firm

  • Drive reviews to ensure data products and services meet data governance requirements.

  • Manage data catalogues and data quality technologies

Set Yourself Apart: Skills & Experience.

We are looking to speak with candidates who can show some of the following attributes and skills.

  • 3+ years of experience in data analysis and applied quantitative work (including knowledge of Python, R and/or other programming languages)

  • Proven experience within management consulting and the ability to effectively advise clients and manage stakeholders

  • Progressive knowledge of data quality management, information architecture and governance design and implementation

  • An understanding of key data and analytics technologies

  • Experience in managing enterprise data assets in a large, complex organization

  • Understanding of cloud and data management trends, including open source projects, and leading commercial vendors that relate to data acquisition, management, and the semantic web

  • Excellent critical thinking skills and ability to develop pragmatic solutions to address clients’ most pressing challenges.

Core Technical Skills:

  • Data analysis, data visualization

  • Cloud technologies e.g. AWS, GCP or Azure

  • Big data frameworks such as data lake, relational, Graph and other no-SQL databases

About AI team:

Applied Intelligence, the people who love using data to tell a story. A great day for us? Solving big problems using the latest tech, serious brain power, and deep knowledge of just about every industry. We believe a mix of data, analytics, automation, and responsible AI can do almost anything—spark digital metamorphoses, widen the range of what humans can do, and breathe life into smart products and services. Want to join our crew of sharp analytical minds?

You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundary less opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways.

Salary range for this role: $90,000-$130,000

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 569,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at

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Ipsita Samanta is the Recruiter managing this role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a fair and timely process.