Accenture Graduate Profile
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services, and outsourcing company. The company has over 200,000 employees (as of Sept' 2010), operates from over 200 locations in 52 countries and reported revenues of US$23.3 billion at the end of Aug 2008.
Accenture is one the largest consulting firms in the world (if not the largest) and is one of the largest computer services and software companies on the Fortune Global 500 list.
Accenture UK operates from London, Manchester, Newcastle and Edinburgh.
Candidates should think carefully about their intended career path before applying to Accenture as there are various possibilities available.
Unless you have specialist technical skills or experience, or a particular reason for wanting to start elsewhere, the Analyst Consulting Group may be the best place to start your Accenture career. The Analyst Consulting Group provides core consulting experience and opportunities to work across different industry groups and areas of specialisation within Accenture. This group is home to most new graduate entrants and a great place to start because it provides opportunities to learn about, and gain experience in, different areas of the business – all supported by training.
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