Strategy Senior Manager Data & AI - Financial Services



Software Engineering, Accounting & Finance, Data Science
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2024

Job Description

Are you a visionary leader in the data & AI domain with a strong ability to drive business transformation and a keen understanding of the financial services industry? Do you possess strong analytical skills coupled with a sales-oriented mindset, ready to shape and sell innovative solutions that leverage data insights to drive growth and competitive advantage? If you're passionate about combining strategy with data & AI to catalyze positive change, we want to hear from you!

The work

As a data & AI senior manager specializing in the Financial Services industry (banking, insurance, and pensions), you will play a pivotal role in shaping and executing data-driven strategies for our clients. In addition to leading strategic initiatives and fostering innovation within the data & AI domain, you will also leverage your sales experience to identify and capitalize on opportunities for business growth within the financial services sector. Your focus will extend beyond traditional strategies, encompassing the adoption of cutting-edge technologies like Generative AI and implementation of Responsible AI practices.


  • Lead and guide teams on AI best practices, analytics, and innovation assignments within the financial services domain, leveraging your expertise to address industry-specific challenges.

  • Engage with prospective financial services clients to shape and sell project work, utilizing your sales experience to drive business growth and deliver tailored solutions.

  • Act as a mentor for junior team members, providing guidance on their career development within the context of the financial services sector.

  • Play a pivotal role in building and growing the data & AI team, actively developing skills that align with the strategic needs of financial services clients.


  • Lead data & AI projects within the financial services industry, collaborating with clients to identify and implement transformative initiatives.

  • Build and maintain client relationships within the financial services sector to foster trust and credibility, positioning Accenture as a trusted advisor in data-driven decision-making.

  • Develop new client opportunities with financial services account teams.

  • Provide thought leadership on strategy development, data science, operating models, and innovation, tailored to the unique challenges and opportunities of the financial services domain.

Technology and Data

  • Serve as a dedicated advocate for data & AI-led transformation within the financial services industry, promoting best practices in Responsible AI, data ethics, Generative AI, and machine learning.

  • Utilize your expertise in data & AI technologies to drive tangible outcomes and create real, measurable impact for our financial services clients.

Experience with (Generative) AI and other advanced technologies will be highly advantageous, empowering you to unlock new possibilities and drive meaningful impact in your role as the resources go-to-market lead for the data & AI team.

Accenture Strategy & Consulting

In today’s world, business leaders want to rapidly and confidently reinvent to increase resilience, mitigate risk, and grow with sustainable value. That’s where Accenture Strategy & Consulting comes in. We bring together strategic visionaries, industry experts, practitioners from across every enterprise function, business intelligence professionals, change specialists, data and AI authorities, and many other specialized skills to co-create each client’s unique path to reinvention. You will be a trusted partner to business leaders, working with a diverse team of experts to deliver successful tech-enabled transformation and new kinds of value for your clients. Join our global network of people using the latest assets, platforms and partnerships to help bring ideas to life.

Strategy & Consulting is one of five services that make up one Accenture – the others are Operations, Technology, Song and Industry X.

Accenture Data & AI Strategy

Within Strategy & Consulting, Accenture Data & AI is helping clients with driving exciting data led transformations across 40 industries and in more than 120 countries, covering skills that range from strategy development to data science professionalization. Our advice is based on best practice and situational analysis and enables our clients to act with speed and confidence. Whether we are investigating complex issues or identifying new opportunities, our work always comes down to one thing: unlocking value and creating real, tangible impact based on data-driven decision making.