Accenture Ireland Analytics Graduate Programme 2023


Accenture Grand Canal Square, D02 P820, Dublin

About the role


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy & consulting, song, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all 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. 

“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 

As a team: 

The Data and AI revolution is changing everything. It’s everywhere - transforming how we work and play. Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. Accenture Applied Intelligence is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate with the ecosystem, operate, and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. 

Accenture Applied Intelligence practice in Ireland comprises of: 

  • Accenture’s Fraud, Risk and Financial Crime Analytics Global Centre of Excellence, based in Dublin. We work with our clients globally to transform their fraud, risk, and financial crime capabilities through the application of Data and AI. 
  • Accenture’s Applied Intelligence local practice which uses analytics and AI to help our clients in the Irish market to transform how they operate and grow.  


All areas of Accenture Applied Intelligence utilise the full range of Data and AI skills, from Strategy, Data Architecture, Data Engineering, Data Science, AI, and Visual Insights.  

If you’re looking for a dynamic career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. You'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. 

We're looking for students from academic disciplines in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). We’re particularly interested in candidates who have studied, or have experience working in numerical disciplines (Maths, Statistics, Engineering, etc.) 


The ideal Analytics candidate will be familiar with any number of the following analytics skills. Familiarity in every skill is not required as candidates will be aligned to one of the capability areas (Data Science, Data Engineering, Data Strategy, Data Visualisation) based on their knowledge. 

  • Data science knowledge with any of Python, SAS, R, Scala, PySpark or other relevant coding language and data science technologies 
  • Knowledge of machine learning modelling techniques and how to fine-tune those models e.g. Random Forest, XGBoost, Neural Networks, Markov chains, etc 
  • Clustering, linear regression and basic statistics 
  • Knowledge of data warehouse tools and database technologies e.g., SQL, ETL, No-SQL and other Big Data technologies 
  • Knowledge of how data can be used to solve business problems 
  • Data visualisation/reporting tools like Tableau, Qlik, Looker or Power BI 
  • Cloud data platforms (AWS, MS Azure, Google Cloud Platform) 

As well as demonstrate the following: 

  • Expertise in Microsoft Office tools 
  • Strong teamwork skills 
  • Problem solving skills 
  • Strong verbal/written communication & data presentation skills 
  • Ability to adapt and learn in a continuously changing environment 
  • Experience in leadership roles in extra-curricular activities 
  • Creativity, initiative and an entrepreneurial mindset 
  • A predicted 2:1 degree result 
  • 400 Leaving cert points 



Training & Development 

We’ll invest in your development from your first day and ensure you have all the training you need to hit the ground running. We provide a structured and detailed induction programme with our supportive graduate community. You can also look forward to mentorship from some of our most successful leaders. You will have dedicated training, project and research assignments in areas like: 

  • Data visualization 
  • Advanced analytics  
  • Computer vision  
  • Natural language processing 
  • Analytics strategy  

This training will help you get the all-round skills required for success - but it will be your experience that will really make the difference in your career. The variety of live project work experience you receive will stand to you, for your lifelong career. You’ll consistently expand your skills and knowledge on latest technologies and industry trends through virtual classrooms and on-demand learning. 

Career Progression 

Within our fast-growing Analytics Analyst Group, we aim to help each individual progress at the right pace for them. Every employee has a dedicated People Lead. Your People Lead will be a more senior colleague, who will help you plan your career, training, and professional development, and advise you on a path to promotion, which is determined by individual performance and business needs and demand.  

Rewards & Benefits 

Accenture graduate salaries are paid at competitive market rates starting at €40,000 in addition to an attractive rewards package, which includes: 

  • Paid overtime 
  • Generous annual leave allowance and 2 volunteer days 
  • External studies support and study leave 
  • Comprehensive benefit package including private medical, wellbeing cover, and life insurance 
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan; Accenture shares at a discount of up to 15% 
  • Pension from day one with employer matching contributions between 5 - 15% of your salary, depending on your age 
  • Bike to work scheme 
  • Employee discount scheme 
  • And more, which will be communicated to you when you receive your offer 


All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as applicable by law. 

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. 


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy & consulting, song, 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 699,000 people serving over 7,000 clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at

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