Accenture Jobs

Job Information

Accenture Recruiting Associate Manager - Technology in Florham Park, New Jersey

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, Song, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 699,000 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 www.accenture.com.

Operations is one of four services–the others are Accenture Song, Technology and Strategy & Consulting.

The NA Technology Recruiting Associate Manager works closely with NA Technology Business, Operations, and HR leadership to support the NA Technology Talent Strategy. The NA Technology Recruiting Associate Manager is accountable for the execution of recruitment activities for one or multiple Market Units, Platforms, Skills and/or Business Groups. In this role focused on North America, you will partner with Recruiters and Hiring Managers to deeply understand current and future hiring needs while crafting creative strategies to engage passive, high-performing and diverse talent. You will proactively assess talent for specialized and hard-to-fill experienced hire Technology roles with a sharp focus on managing diverse pipelines.

This position directs and balances workloads across Technology recruiters, including contract recruiters. The NA Technology Recruiting Associate Manager assigns the recruiter resources to demand and is accountable for ensuring their team delivers within budget, on schedule and with the appropriate quality. This individual is also responsible for ensuring that the team achieves the Technology I&D Recruiting targets across all pillars. Additionally, this role serves as the contact for US Technology business leadership for issue resolution and serves as the first-level escalation point to resolve recruiting issues. The Recruiting Associate Manager will also provide strategic guidance to recruiters on recruiting skills assessment, negotiation, selling, client management, compensation, processes and tools specific to Technology.

The Recruiting Associate Manager is a player/coach role:

  • Involved in objective setting for the Recruitment team

  • Accountable for and makes independent decisions impacting operational direction and client satisfaction of recruitment for large complex group or groupings within client organization

  • Responsible for communication/management of performance metrics across own area of responsibility and team

  • Promote continuous improvement programs across sphere of influence

  • Accountable for consistency of messages across the client's organization

  • Advises the business on market trends, recruitment strategies, and sourcing approaches to attract and hire talent

  • Develops trusted relationships with internal client, provides timely recruitment guidance and manages a variety of viewpoints to consensus insights analytics, job requirements, sourcing strategies, candidate pipelines, status reporting and onboarding

  • Create and leverage innovative sourcing strategies contributing to Accenture's Inclusion Diversity priorities

  • Easily adapts to changing demand and hiring various skill sets with the goal of being the best-in-class lifelong recruiter

  • Executes full life cycle recruiting activities from sourcing, prequalification, interviewing, offer and onboarding

  • Cultivates talent for today and tomorrow and serves as an Accenture Brand Ambassador

  • Provides feedback on candidates to hiring managers, agencies and or directly to candidates

  • Collaborates with colleagues to understand short and long term talent objectives and hiring forecasts

  • Ensures the recruitment process is completed in a fast, efficient and professional manner, minimizing the time to hire and creating a unique candidate experience

  • Escalates and resolves issues where appropriate in all phases of the recruiting process

  • Leverages recruitment systems appropriately with a focus on process and data integrity to ensure accurate reporting and compliance to data protection legislation

  • Participates in special projects as needed, including sharing expertise with more junior recruiters

  • Responsible for people management of team

    * Please note that this individual can sit anywhere in the US as long as permanent residence is within 90 miles of a corporate office.

    Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years of recruitment experience with professional profiles for large corporate entities

  • Minimum of 1 year of leadership or supervisory experience

  • Bachelor's degree or twelve years of professional experience. If Associates degree, six years of previous experience

    Preferred Qualifications

  • People development

  • Technology recruiting experience

  • Consulting experience

    Professional Skill Requirements

  • Proven leadership abilities

  • Ability to be flexible and work analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Must display professionalism and confidence

  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills

  • Excellent negotiation, influence, mediation and conflict management skills

    As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is 90,900 - 153,299 and information on benefits offered is here. (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/careers/your-future-rewards-benefits)

COVID-19 update:

The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually.

Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

What We Believe

We have an unwavering commitment to diversity with the aim that every one of our people has a full sense of belonging within our organization. As a business imperative, every person at Accenture has the responsibility to create and sustain an inclusive environment.

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/about/inclusion-diversity/us-workforce)

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation.

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.

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

For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement (https://www.accenture.com/_acnmedia/Careers/PDF-9/Accenture-Annual-Policy-Statement-Regarding-EEO-2018-Applicant.pdf) .

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/contact-us) or speak with your recruiter.

Other Employment Statements

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.

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

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

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.

DirectEmployers