Accenture Health Analytics Advisory Manager - Health & Public Service (SW) in Austin, Texas

Title: Health Analytics Advisory Manager - Health & Public Service (SW) Location: USA-Southwest Job Number: 00539184

Organization: Accenture Digital

Location: Southwest


The digital revolution is changing everything. It’s everywhere – transforming how we work and play. Accenture Digital’s 36,000 professionals are driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. At the forefront of digital, you’ll create it, own it and make it a reality for clients looking to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises. Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on.

Accenture Analytics, part of Accenture Digital, helps clients to use analytics and artificial intelligence to drive actionable insights, at scale. We apply sophisticated algorithms, data engineering and visualization to extract business insights and help clients turn those insights into actions that drive tangible outcomes—to improve their performance and disrupt their markets. Accenture Analytics is a leader in Analytics, with deep industry and technical experience. We provide services and solutions that include Analytics Advisory, Data Science, Data Engineering and Analytics-as-a-Service.

ROLE DESCRIPTION: Health Analytics Strategy & Transformation Manager

Analytics Advisory is an integral part of Accenture Analytics, partnering with our largest clients to define and enable insights-led transformation. As a Manager in our Analytics Advisory practice, you will play a critical role in helping our clients tackle complex business issues. You will support the development and delivery of analytically-informed, issue-based solutions that help clients make faster, smarter decisions. Specifically, you will help deliver analytics strategy and transformation programs including defining an analytics vision & strategies, redefining the operating model & talent strategy, and managing the change journey to deliver sustainable business value. You will also support our most transformative opportunities, enabling an end-to-end analytics journey by bringing the best of Accenture Analytics to our clients. As a Manager you will also play a role in the development of junior members of the team.


  • Sales Origination & Business Development

  • Position Accenture as the lead partner for Analytics with our clients

  • Help identify new business opportunities relating to analytics or digital initiatives in the Southeast Region

  • Support the development of business cases for further project sales as determined by the practice

  • Support the development of “request for proposals” responses and contract development

  • Analytics Strategy & Transformation Delivery and Relationship Management

  • Apply Accenture standard methods for performing strategy assessments and implementations

  • Deliver high quality strategy outputs and architect subsequent transformation

  • Help create an integrated value proposition and work with the client to gain alignment and buy-in

  • Leverage the best from Accenture to architect the solution

  • Extend Accenture’s footprint at our Health Industry clients by connecting Analytics Strategy & Transformation delivery to other Analytics and Industry Business Service offerings in order for our clients to achieve sustainable growth and value

  • Practice Development and Growth Support

  • Help shape analytics strategy assets to accelerate sales and delivery

  • Contribute to thought leadership, credentialing, patent development, and training and awareness in line with our innovation agenda and the advancement of our Analytics Strategy & Transformation practice

  • Mentor and coach junior level practice members


  • Core analytics strategy skills (assessment, strategy definition, business case, roadmap development, etc.)

  • Understanding of how to link analytics with business value to shape the business case

  • Understanding of analytics operating models and governance structures

  • Ability to lead one or more work streams within a portfolio of strategic, business, and technical client projects including providing day to day leadership to multiple work streams

  • Solid understanding of analytics, including data management, business intelligence, and predictive analytics

  • Understanding of how advanced data techniques can be applied to solve client problems

  • Knowledge of big data platforms, tools and applications

  • Quantitative background/proven problem-solving skills

  • Understanding of analytics roles and responsibilities (e.g., data scientist)

  • Health Industry & Functional analytics experience

  • Strong industry relevance (payer/provider)

  • Ability to partner with our clients to understand business problems and strategies

  • Ability to translate business issues into specific requirements to develop analytics solutions

  • Client Delivery & Relationship Management

  • Ability to interact with and influence Director and above

  • Ability to interpret the results of analytical insights and translate results to the client in business context to drive value

  • Able to explain complex concepts in non-technical language


YOUR EXPERIENCE - Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience working with healthcare data and systems (in a payer or provider environment)

  • Minimum of 4 years working in Health System Analytics, Strategy, Innovation, and/or Operations role(s)

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience using healthcare data for strategy development (e.g. service area expansion, M&A, patient acquisition, etc.), product development (e.g. marketing/campaign effectiveness, mobile app design, wellness program design, etc.), and/or advanced analytics (e.g. predictive modelling, scenario analysis, data discovery, etc.)

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a healthcare consulting/advisory role

  • Meet travel requirements, up to 80% (Monday – Thursday)

SET YOURSELF APART - Preferred Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in quantitative discipline (Engineering, Economics, Statistics, Operations Research, Computer Science)

  • Masters or MBA (Statistics or Mathematics)

  • Experience with evolving approaches and technologies such as Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cognitive Systems, and Robotics and corresponding contribution to advancing analytics maturity for clients

  • Ability to understand and apply statistical methods and outputs to create client value in a business context

  • Exceptional presentation skills – ability to convey technology and business value propositions

  • Proven track record of delivery excellence

  • Data management and data visualization skills

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment

  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Desire to work in an information systems environment

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent leadership and management skills


  • Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement.

  • You will make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves 94 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500.

  • You will be an integral part of a market-leading analytics organization, including the largest and most diversified group of digital, technology, business process and outsourcing professionals in the world. You can leverage our global team to support analytics innovation workshops, rapid capability development, enablement and managed services.

  • You will have access to Accenture’s deep industry and functional expertise. We operate across more than 40 industries and have hundreds of offerings addressing key business and technology issues. Through our global network, we bring unparalleled experience and comprehensive capabilities across industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies. You will also be able to tap into the continuous innovation of our Accenture Technology Labs and Innovation Centers, as well as top universities such as MIT through our academic alliance program.

  • You will have access to distinctive analytics assets that we use to accelerate delivering value to our clients including more than 550 analytics assets underpinned by a strong information management and BI technology foundation. Accenture has earned more than 475 patents and patents pending globally for software assets, data- and analytic-related methodologies and content.

  • As the world’s largest independent technology services provider, we are agnostic about technology but have very clear viewpoints about what is most appropriate for a client’s particular challenge. You will have access to our alliances with market-leading technology providers and collaborative relationships with emerging players in the analytics and big data space—the widest ecosystem in the industry. These alliances bring together Accenture’s extensive analytics capabilities and alliance providers’ technology, experience and innovation to power analytics-based solutions.

  • You will have access to the best talent. Accenture has a team of more than 36,000 digital professionals including technical architects, big data engineers, data scientists and business analysts, as well as user digital strategists and experience designers.

  • Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes generous paid time off, 401K match and an employee healthcare plan. Learn more about our extensive rewards and benefits here: Benefits at .


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