Empowering Black Futures: Consulting Taster

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Deadline: 28th January 2022
Length: Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Roles: Business Analytics, Business Management, Information Technology
Location: Central London and City

Empowering Black Futures: Consulting Taster

Accenture are looking for bright and technology-curious candidates to join their virtual Empowering Black Futures: Consulting Taster taking place between Monday 21st to Thursday 24th February 2022.

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialised 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 centres. Our 674,000 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 accenture.com.

Accenture Consultants help their clients conceive, design and execute business solutions at the speed and scale that the new digital world demands. On this 4-day consulting taster, you’ll gain insight into the technology and skills that transform their clients’ businesses across people, processes and technology.

You’ll have the opportunity to

  • Understand who Accenture is, how our Strategy & Consulting team transforms industries and gain insight into Accenture’s exciting technologies
  • Discover how Accenture’s thriving African-Caribbean Network strives to make Accenture the employer of choice for black people, as well as its initiatives and support for those at every level of the business
  • Explore how technology will change the world in the decades to come with a virtual visit to Accenture’s exciting Innovation Centre
  • Disrupt and innovate with a team of participants as you take on a project sprint challenge. You’ll be guided by a mentor each step of the way who’ll advise you on how to approach the problem, leverage your ‘taster learnings’ and present your solution to a panel of experts
  • Be rewarded at our end of week awards night where we’ll shout out stand out performers across a variety of different categories
  • If you are in your final year or have already graduated you will get the chance to interview for Accenture’s London Consulting, Strategy or Analytics graduate programmes. For those in their penultimate year you will have a chance to interview for Accenture’s Consulting Summer Vacation Scheme or Consulting 12 Month Industrial Placement
  • You will be provided with unique insights on how to approach and prepare for the assessment centre All this, not to mention, a whole host of informal content including coffee mornings, evening activities and so much more!
  • Visit headstart to find out more information and on how to apply – please note the application deadline is Friday 28th January 2022.


    This experience is for penultimate, final year or graduated students. If you’re in 1st year or interested in an introductory session, you can sign up to their virtual event; Accenture 101 which will explore Accenture’s work, people and culture in a 1.5hr session.

    Please note, we are not able to offer visas for internship candidates at non-UK universities or who do not have right to work in the UK.

    This is a unique opportunity to develop your skills and explore a possible career within Accenture.

    About Accenture

    Are you interested in learning more about Accenture’s people, work and culture? Starting on 11th October, Accenture LIVE is a series of 11 virtual events focussed on helping you discover what it’s really like to work in one of the world’s leading technology companies.

    As one of the world’s leading consulting and technology organisations, we achieve amazing things for our clients – whether that’s increasing profits, redefining strategies, innovating with leading-edge technologies or offering better customer experiences. We partner with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, to deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day.

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