Country:

Australia

Cities:

Melbourne, Sydney

Area of expertise:

Advisory Services

Job Description

Believe you can make things happen? So do we.

At Avanade we are committed to helping our clients accelerate progress, creating momentum through our focus on business outcomes, human interactions and relationships, delivering high-performance technology solutions. In support of the growth of our team we’re looking for stand-out consultants who embrace change, thrive in collaboration and posses a real passion for technology.

Day-to-day, you’ll work on high-profile digital projects while being surrounded by people who have a real passion for delivering results for our clients and their customers. As your career progresses you will hone your craft by choosing to become the expert in customer and employee experience, intelligent digitisation, security, insights and analytics, technology architecture, or organisational change.


About you

You understand the vital role that technology plays in transforming businesses, quickly spotting and sharing opportunities that others might miss. You use your passion, energy commercial acumen and intellect to bring life to your ideas to build support across an organisation.


What it’s like working with us

At Avanade, we are motivated by a clear purpose: to make a human impact. Our advisory team is expanding and there is plenty of opportunity to grow your career. You’ll be supported by our hardworking leadership team who will encourage you, challenge you and advocate for you.

Often working in compact teams, individuals can have a significant impact on our client relationships, market offerings, and your fellow team members.

Avanade knows that a well-balanced employee is a happy employee, so we offer some unrivaled perks to make your life easier. Our people receive an additional week of paid leave (for when it’s time to get on top of your life admin), as well as gadget and wellness allowances.


About the Job

As an Advisory Services Consultant, you will put your client’s business and technology processes under a microscope, understanding their business inside and out, while helping leaders to make sense of their goals and technology through combinations of human-centered design, research, business analysis, and communication. You will bring 1 or more of these skills to our teams.


In this role, you will:

  • Play a supporting role in the delivery of ideation, technology strategy, planning, business case and prototyping engagements, ensuring business and technology teams can drive the implementation of your recommendations
  • Work within teams to define and plan for the technology shifts required to support the agenda for their business
  • Explore the commercial impacts and possibilities enabled through new technologies and ways of working
  • Support our clients to understand and communicate their initiatives to build support within the organisation and to deliver outcomes for the business
  • Help clients innovate and experiment, running ideation sessions through to refining use cases for prototypes and developing and managing product roadmaps
  • Support technology selection and procurement engagements through providing a mix of technical and analytical expertise
  • Travel, as needed


Your skills

To be successful you will have a passion for people, with an enthusiasm for diving into challenges at the intersection of business process, people and technology – and a demonstrated proven delivery of outcomes through technology.

At this point in your career you will have at least 2-3 years of business & technology consulting ideally with:

  • A growing understanding of product management, business models, modern technology approaches and operating models
  • Demonstrable skills in analysing and understanding a variety of problems experienced by medium to large-scale organisations
  • Have a track record of delivering project work and specific client requirements through your skill in project management, focus on outcomes, clear communication and empathy for people across different backgrounds
  • A knack for explaining complex technologies and concepts in a non-technical language
  • An understanding of the consulting and technology procurement cycle
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication and presentation skills

You have an undergraduate degree in business consulting, computer science or related fields, and have a demonstrated curiosity for new knowledge with relevant post-graduate certifications.


Avanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status.


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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.