Accenture Operations - North America Regional Marketing Lead
Location:
Chicago , Illinois
Posted:
February 02, 2017
Reference:
00417118
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor Degree or higher in business administration, communications, or marketing
  • Minimum of 8 years of integrated  marketing

  • Minimum of 5 years of marketing experience in the technology and professional services industry

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills and presentation skills
  • Computer literacy in word processing, database management and page layout
  • Experience in overseeing the design and implementation of digital and social marketing campaigns
  • Advanced proficiency in:
    • Advertising Design and Development
    • Campaign Management
    • Corporate Reputation building
    • Internal Communications Strategy
    • Marketing Mix Modeling
    • Marketing Strategy
    • Marketing Vendor/Agency Management and Optimization
    • Media Optimization
    • Pricing Strategy & Execution
    • Product and Market Strategy
    • Thought Leadership Mktg Development and Delivery
    • Visual Identity
  • Proficient in Message Development
Professional Skills:
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills; superior editorial skills; excellent presentation skills
  • Proven communication planning and management skills
  • Strong organizational, time-management and program management skills
  • Thorough understanding and skills in strategic marketing and communications
  • Experience in writing for different media—including electronic, audio, video, print
  • Deep understanding and demonstrated ability to originate and apply marketing concepts
  • A team player, able to deal with ambiguity and work in a very fast-paced, ever-changing environment.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Executive level presence and influence
  • Ability to manage and build relationships in a matrixed organizational environment
  • Global perspective and understanding of business marketplace
  • Passion for strategic, well-executed marketing programs
  • Ability to work autonomously and independently, yet integrate appropriately with other areas within Marketing & Communications and other areas within Accenture
  • Ability to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines; experience in developing and managing budgets
  • Ability to develop and apply creative solutions to complex issues
  • Able to influence highest levels of leadership within Accenture's large, matrixed organization through relationship building and strong executive-level presence
  • Ability to manage and lead the creative process, workflow, workload and resources among the team.
  • Strong business acumen and knowledge of Accenture’s areas of business, overall business strategy and internal communications practices.
  • Ability to successfully manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Collaborative team player
  • Proven global expertise and perspective
  • Executive level presence and influence – the ability to work effectively with senior leaders globally
  • Proficiency in Accenture’s collaboration tools such as SharePoint, Microsoft Lync, The Stream and others; and experience with Accenture’s Mailer Tool.
  • Excellent negotiation, influence, mediation and conflict management skills
  • Able to work effectively across functional and geographic groups
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision – a quick self-starter with a proven record of success
  • Passion for storytelling, people and creative, innovative communications.
  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
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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