Federal - Capabilities Management Practitioner - VA - ARLINGTON

  • Accenture Federal Services
  • Arlington, VA, USA
  • Oct 15, 2020
Full time Professional Services

Job Description

Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, D.C. 


We are:  

Accenture Federal Services bring together commercial innovation with the latest technology to unleash the potential for our federal clients. Operating in the nation’s Capital, we stay ahead of what is coming next. Drawing from the power of Accenture, we deliver integrated, mobile and interactive experiences that exceed our people’s expectations. Join us where ideas are freely exchanged, and concepts evolve into practical solutions.

You are: 

An inventor and a problem-solver. Curious and future-focused, you are always looking to dive deep into new technologies and meaningfully apply them. You are ready to work with engineers and stakeholders to create intelligent solutions for clients.

The work:


Are you interested in leveraging your finance and business expertise to drive the vision and improve the mission of our public service organizations? If so, then Accenture Federal Services is the place for you! Our team is helping clients embrace innovation to advance the national security mission. We’re working with Agencies to exploit the world’s increasing data flow to yield powerful insights. We assist clients with the entirety of the data science pipeline, enabling clients to ask the right questions or their data, build powerful models that find hidden patterns, and ultimately decipher results. In this time of disruption, organizations need to navigate the future with confidence while embracing decision making with clear, data-driven alternatives that deliver value in a meaningful business environment.

You also are:

  • Very interested in technology, entrepreneurship and business
  • Self-motivated, creative and highly productive
  • Committed in your work ethic 
  • Able to envision, prioritize and complete parallel projects without requiring hands-on guidance in a fast paced, fluid environment
  • Excellent at multitasking with a willingness to own your projects
  • Someone with an entrepreneurial spirit to be part of a small, informal team
  • Extraordinary at written and oral communication 
  • A strong critical thinker with strong discussion skills
  • Unafraid to advocate for and debate your opinion
  • Possess a desire and willingness to learn, give and take feedback and challenge conventional thinking
  • Able to identify important tech trends and emerging businesses
What you'll be doing: 

In this role you'll with a group of innovative scientists and expert story-tellers, who interact directly with clients to construct enduring and impactful solutions. You’ll have the opportunity to lead work on a number of mission problems to rapidly assess organizations and their capabilities for adaption to unique client environments and use cases. You’ll be part of a renowned innovation organization, leveraging a global architecture identifying unique organizations and their capabilities ensuring viability in their acquisition and integration.




Here's what you need:
  • Experience combining technologies- system architecture, data sources, and applying
  • Experience of financial and operational due diligence 
  • Experience consulting or experience in a similar field requiring client collaboration, presentation, and delivery
  • Experience in Military setting and or operations
  • US Citizenship and No Dual Citizenship
Bonus points: 
  • Advanced degree in finance, strategy, or an MBA
  • Experience working with Investment Banks, PE/VC and other business investment organization
  • Understanding of Professional Services or Investment Banking
  • Digital product fluency and technical dexterity. Able to quickly assess strengths and areas of improvement and execute technical analysis on new technologies
  • Experience creating and presenting executive level briefings 
  • Experience preparing business development and account plans
  • Experience managing due diligence pipelines
Important information 
This role requires US Citizenship with no dual Citizenship accepted.
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 Federal Services. 

Accenture Federal Services is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. 

Equal Employment Opportunity: All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law. 

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. 

Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. 

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

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.