Identity and Access Management Consultant

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Job Description

Identity and Access Management, Digital Identity Consultant


Location: England or Scotland


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.


We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.


“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO


In our team you will learn:

  • To work with and manage client challenges and opportunities in a dynamic, fast paced national environment.
  • The management of complex identity deliveries from conception to sign off
  • Enhance your existing skill sets to refine your identity and access management knowledge and define ground breaking technologies
  • Innovation mindset to secure our clients fast-changing technology environment against today’s and tomorrow’s threats to drive business outcomes


As a Security Consultant, you will:

  • Be client facing to interact closely with the client to help resolve client challenges
  • Support complex Identity & Access Management/ Digital Identity deliveries across industry groups, working with global teams
  • Support the practice in various new initiatives across the firm, including innovation and go-to-market.


The following skills and experience are essential for this role:


Essential Skills:


  • Five + years of experience
  • Understanding of the identity and access governance (IAG) suite and the best practices, with experience of having an IAG solution implemented
  • Have work experience in leading vendors e.g. SailPoint, Savyint, Okta, Omada, OneIdentity
  • Critical thinking and advisory – diagnose and curate options to address problems to leadership
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate to technical and nontechnical audiences at various hierarchical levels
  • Possess strong organisational skills to facilitate management and tracking of large and sometime complex projects to achieve desired outcomes timely
  • Have developed and maintained operational documents, e.g. run books, user training,  break-glass process, etc.


Desirable Skills:


  • People management, have lead multi-national teams
  • Experience with building custom connectors to integrate with other applications
  • Certification in Sailpoint, Saviynt or any other Identity Access Management software
  • Knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as ISO/IEC, 27001, COBIT, and NIST, including 800-53 and the Cybersecurity Framework
  • Experience on PowerBI, Active Directory
  • Cloud hosting architecture, onboarding cloud accounts / CASB


Set yourself apart:


  • Strong client relationship management skills new origination and the ability to communicate across the firm
  • Entrepreneurial / innovation experience


What’s in it for you


At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!


Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there may be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for.


About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. With 733,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications: 01/08/2024

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, 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 applicable law.

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

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