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Work hard, push your boundaries, have belief in your abilities, set personal goals and seek feedback. For those who have not completed a college degree or third level education seek a career path that will give you the opportunity to further your education and learning.

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How We Recruit...
What are the main entry requirements and recruitment procedures?.

Graduate Recruitment Process

We accept graduates of all disciplines but you must have a genuine interest in technology and business.

To join the Consulting or Analytics Graduate Programme, you must have a strong academic track record and a predicted 2.1 degree or equivalent.

To join the Graduate Technology Programme, you must have a strong academic track record and be expecting a 2.2 or above in a computer science or technology-based degree. 

Download our Graduate Brochure here.



Where to go for current vacancies?

For more information on career opportunities with Accenture in Ireland click here

Explore careers at The Dock here.


Working With Us...
What are the main occupation types employed?

By combining innovative thinking with advanced technology, Accenture is changing the way we live and work. It's why they've grown to become one of the leading management consulting, technology services and outsourcing companies in the world today.

To Accenture, transforming some of the world's best-known businesses means helping clients raise their performance. Accenture also transforms careers, providing exceptional job satisfaction, accelerated learning and immense professional development.

One of the best reasons to join Accenture is the quality of the people you'll be working with. Many people say they join for the projects but stay for the people. Graduates will join our analyst consulting group or our Accenture Technology group.

For more information on careers at Accenture click here.


What types of work contract are offered?

 We offer full time, permanent positions.


What are the key attractions?

Accenture offers a total reward package to employees which includes compensation Award a range of market relevant benefits;

  • Private Healthcare 
  • Competitive Salaries 
  • Comprehensive training opportunities
  • Support for Professional Qualification
  • Recognition awards for high performance
  • Overtime paid
  • Opportunity for travel
  • Two days' paid leave for charity work
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Sports clubs and societies, from tennis to golf and from athletics to surfing
  • Friendly working environment
  • Give As You Earn scheme run by employees to donate money to charity

Key Attractions for Hires

  • Leading Client Projects: Accenture people work on vital assignments for top class clients and help them achieve high performance. 
  • Deep Career Development: Accenture enables its people to develop their skills and confidence. Accenture employees get the chance to become high performers by working with the best people worldwide to solve problems and do what hasn't been done before. 
  • Wide Job Variety: Always focusing on leading projects in various industries, Accenture offers the widest range of job opportunities in Ireland: cross-industry, cross-function and cross-specialisation. 
  • Active Community Commitment: Accenture is actively committed to internal and external communities. Externally, we encourage people to play an active role in community life - be it in charity, welfare, leisure, sports or any other community that helps society grow. Internally, our people are proud and enthusiastic to be a part of the Accenture community. 

For further information about why you should work in Accenture please visit our website here



What locations do you operate from?

Work location depends on the project you are working on.


What are the current employment trends?

Graduates: Consulting, Technology and Analytics. 

We are seeing demand for people with experience in cyber security , AI and cloud.


Describe any particular characteristics of your workforce?

One of the best reasons to join Accenture is the people. We value individuality and have an unwavering commitment to inclusion and diversity. We want our employees to bring their authentic self to work – talents, values and passions.

Embracing our diverse culture and inspiring collaboration is key to how we help clients around the world improve their business to drive growth and increase competitiveness.


Who We Recruit...
Career opportunities for school leavers.



Career opportunities for college graduates.

We have a wide array of opportunities for graduates as outlined in the career types section Within the Consulting Graduate Programme, you will kick-start your career in consulting, working with clients to enhance their business through innovation and deep industry knowledge.  On this programme, you’ll will become a trusted advisor to our clients and develop the key skills required to transform our clients’ businesses across people, processes and technology.

Within the Consulting Graduate Programme, we offer Analytics as a specialist stream. Here you will get all the benefits of the Consulting graduate experience, with the addition of dedicated training and exposure in key areas including data management, visualisation, advanced analytics, cognitive computing and analytics strategy. 

Within our Technology Graduate Programme – you will become part of a global network of IT specialists and experts. You will develop, deploy and maintain the systems and software that help boost our clients’ performance. By collaborating with other teams, you’ll ensure the design, implementation and delivery is feasible and functional.

Get the inside scoop from recent graduates who share their experiences in their own words in our blog here.

Download our graduate brochure here.


Career opportunities for experienced talent.

We have a wide array of opportunities for experienced people.

Please view our current positions here.


Career opportunities for adults wishing to return to work.

We have a wide array of opportunities for experienced people.

Please view our current positions here.


Opportunities for those wishing to gain work experience.

Internship Programme

Our internship programmes are open to third level students in their penultimate year of study and on track for a 2.1 degree. Please speak to your college career counsellor about our range of internship opportunities. Find out more at   


Meet our People...
"I’m currently working in the public sector. It’s interesting because you get to see the real-time results of what you’re doing on an everyday basis."
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"There’s so many different events on for graduates all the time, so it’s great to meet lots of different people and there’s lots of opportunities to do new, fun, and exciting things."
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"I love being able to wake up in the morning and knowing when I am walking out the door that I don’t have to edit any little bit of my personality."
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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. Visit us at

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