Women's Ratings
3.8
3.8
73%say women are treated fairly and equally to men
75%would recommend to other women
86%believe their CEO supports gender diversity
Highlighted Reviews

Lady Awesome#2

Consultant

N/A

Accenture is filled with opportunities, and it's for sure important to deliver results - but that doesn't get you where you want to go. I have had several senior women as mentors/guidance and I'd encourage any woman who joins to find a couple of senior women to learn from. Some of the key tips I've gotten and are practicing: be crisp on your story/pitch and your selling points, be comfortable with "showing off" (it can be done elegant), figure out what you want to do, and then be proactive about asking for it and dont clean up after meetings or offer to be involved in the support roles - that all impacts the way your colleagues see you. On work-life balance: Senior people expect a lot, and you can easily put in 60+ hours if you dont protect yourself. If you want a work-life balance (I dont work in the weekends) while still getting ahead, you got to make strategic choices about what to get involved in and protect yourself. Finally, Accenture is definately leaning towards a maskulin culture, so you got to be ok with adapting to that way of working.

anon2762

Technology Consultant

IT

PTO is great - 5 weeks right out the door Maternity Leave is amazing - 4 months at 100% pay Flexible work arrangements and telecommuting available Hours can sometimes be rough depending on what team/client you are on. Performance based/Merit based promotions on a standard/average timeline and career counseling to ensure you are meeting your performance goals and are on target for they next promotion.

Lady Dane

Technical Project Manager

N/A

I've been with Accenture, assigned to the same client, for almost 10 years. Accenture is very mom-friendly, very flexible and has great benefits. Although there are many, many women in senior management across the world, in my geographic area the "boys club" vibe still exists. Base pay is good. Raises have been very light for the last few years of everyone but the superstars.
Have Things Gotten Better, Worse, or Stayed The Same For Women at Accenture in The Past Year?
67%
Say Gotten Better
I moved to the Ireland Office, where there is a greater focus on female leadership. Accenture has also rolled out a global "Developing our Women" training programme that I'm finding to be quite helpful.
0%
Say Gotten Worse
No Comments Available Yet
33%
Say Stayed The Same
There has been little noticeable change in the number of women in leadership, and no new initiatives have been put in place.
Official Employer Information

Headquarters Location

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Number of Employees

10,000+

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.

Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 411,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.

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Crowdsourced Employer Benefits
Median/Consensus
Vacation Allowance(Weeks)
5
Paid Maternity Leave (weeks)
12
Unpaid Maternity Leave (weeks)
4
Paid Paternity Leave (weeks)
2
Unpaid Paternity Leave (weeks)
?
Flextime, Healthcare, On-Site Childcare, 401k and more...
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