I&D Recruitment Team Lead

Accenture London 2 months ago

Job Title: I&D Recruitment Team Lead
Recruiting Associate Manager
Location: London
Level: CL8 / Associate Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary and Package (dependent on experience)

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


The Experienced Hire Recruitment Team is a group of highly specialist talent acquisition professionals who advise and partner with our business groups in recruiting diverse talent into Accenture.

Inclusion & Diversity is the cornerstone of everything we do within recruiting and touches upon all aspects of our processes. We are currently market leading within our sector and we need someone to keep us there as we move through FY21 and beyond by ensuring we are at the forefront of innovation and partnerships.


  • Drive Accenture’s Inclusion & Diversity agenda across recruitment strategies to ensure we as a business are hitting our targets throughout the financial year and continuing as market leader in this space

  • Manage and develop the full reporting suite to both recruitment and business leadership to articulate progress against our targets and ensure tracking throughout the financial year is positive

  • Partner with Business Leadership, Talent Supply Chain, HR, Reward and the wider recruitment team to ensure best practices are being followed in everything we do under the banner of I&D

  • Work with current and future third-party partners to ensure we are delivering the best possible tools to our recruitment teams across the UK

  • Provide innovative ideas and collate market research to provide insight to all stakeholder groups on a regular basis to ensure we are delivering the most inclusive recruitment processes every day

  • Continuously develop Accenture’s overall recruitment offering through leading on various talent projects to lead innovation across attraction, assessment and attainment of talent

  • Partner with the wider Inclusion & Diversity team to ensure a collaborative approach

We are looking for experience in the following skills:

  • A strong passion and curiosity for I&D

  • Previous experience leading an I&D agenda, ideally within a large global matrixed organisation

  • A Strong ability to converse and influence senior stakeholders/leadership alongside experience dealing with third party partners preferred

  • Skilled in reporting/analytics with the ability to storytell through the data that is analysed

  • Collaborative team player – driving inclusion, seeking continuous improvement through day to day work and leading by example

  • Proven experience managing and advising a diverse group of Executive level stakeholders

  • Significant experience required in coaching, mentorship and management of teams

  • Project management skills preferred

“International Candidates will be considered”.

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 30 days of vacation per year, access to app based fitness classes and discounts on range of gyms, private medical insurance and three days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

About Accenture

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, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 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.

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: 11th June 2021

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