Having seen layoffs during 2001 and 2008-2009, we may expect the following to hold true during the upcoming layoffs (I am 100% certain there will be cuts across the board): Non-essential administrative and support staff (e.g. marketing, IT... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at Accenture
I’ve heard that many consluting companies are planning to adjust new-hires’ salary levels, any idea by how much? Do we have anyone on this board who was with the company back in 2001 or 2008 - what happened then?
I was a high performer in my first three years at ACN and built a great reputation. Early last year, an old SM I enjoyed working with begged me to come help him turn a failing project around. Silly me, I agreed. I get on the ground, and sh– is a... — read more
I think layoffs are inevitable given the sharp downturn globally. The demand for consulting evaporated over last 2 weeks. Services are working fine as they are long term things, so that's all good but consulting is about to get butchereed big time. I... — read more
Do you know what would be severance payment for a: Consultant US West Resources I am sure cuts are coming. Please let me know.
Any ideas on how will Accenture's acquisition of Context Information Security affect us? They are not too big, but I can still see some consolidation taking place. Not to mention, this company never misses an opportunity to cut some costs (meaning... — read more
What is next for us? Keep calm and carry on…
What's the total headcount? How many employees work at Dublin?
There are rumors flying on our site (Sabre) and I wanted to see if someone here on Accenture's board had more info. Here it goes: https://www.thelayoff.com/t/12uKBds6 or @12uKBds6
Do you think there may be small/medium/large Accenture Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
This is per Business Insider, coverage of "World’s Most Attractive Employers 2019" (WMAE 2019) Source Study: https://universumglobal.com/wmae-2019/ PDF File: https://storage.pardot.com/13732/214935/WMAE_2019_ebook.pdf Universum, a research... — read more
I cannot find the info on Accenture Federal Services Severance Package - I checked "Rewards and Benefits" site and there is nothing there. I do not want to trigger a flag by calling HR, career counselor or whatever - I just want to know what they... — read more
Australia - Digital and Technology are not doing well. They're cutting good people and promoting the unworthy ones. A few high performing people were asked to leave and the reasoning behind it was complete bullc-ap. Apart from layoffs, lots have been... — read more
Does Accenture USA offer a pension plan nowadays? I know some other consulting companies do, yet many do not.
What does anyone know of this guy? He is leaving to become CEO of DXC. Anyone know him or have anything to say about him?
Age discrimination Lawsuits: Accenture, Facebook sued by sales boss for favoring 'new blood' Source: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/08/06/accenture_facebook_age_discrimination/ — read more
Source below... Accenture pays its CEO $554.62 for every dollar it pays its median employee. CEO COMPENSATION: $22,299,174 MEDIAN EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION: $40,206 DODD FRANK RATIO: 554.6 to 1 Source: https://www.doddfrankratio.com/company/ACN — read more
What are your thoughts? I know we restructure every September but this one seems to be a big one - P&Ls are shifting, it's a tectonic shift indeed. Some things that we implement this year will have a long lasting impact on how Accenture operates for... — read more
I know every Accenture group is different, so chime in from your angle.
This would all sound much more honest if we didn't have layoffs at Accenture ALL THE TIME. Accenture execs explain why a company's true investment isn't in AI — it's in retraining its current workforce... — read more
I was cut also. They outsourced my role to Buenos Aires. Entire HR divisions will be moved off shore. Any chance you can tell us where this info came from? Is it legit? I'm nervous lately as it is, I don't want to enter full blown panic mode for... — read more
All the people on the bench may be laid off soon. Accenture have hard time to find business to bill people in USA.
Accenture Federal is experiencing major disruptions due to the government shutdown. Lots of people on the bench and decision will be made soon
I guess the good news is that there has not been a lot of action about Layoff's @Accenture for quite some time - only warnings a bout with 3-5 replies...not a lot of depth in discussion. That could mean that so many are productively employed and... — read more
There will be job cuts on recently acquired companies in the digital space and on the US federal sector as things cool down in the government IT market.
Losing mega contracts left and right. Top talent is fleeing to the exits and lower revenues will lead to layoffs.
Do you predict that there will be Accenture Layoffs in 2019?
Hearing news that FS IG India lead asked to leave, not sure whether this is due to bad FS Q4 results or any thing else? Any info
Dept of Ed Directors and Managing Dirs can't keep it in their pants despite being married which will no doubt further erode continued work in ACN AFS.
Accenture violating local government laws in Maharashtra on 80% local Marathi only hiring in jobs https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/80-jobs-for-locals-in-new-industries-maharashtra-govt/articleshow/62843290.cms — read more
AFS is trimming the fat in the next few months due to a really rough FY end on the federal side with the company not meeting it’s plan for the year and FY19 federal contracts looking even worse
They are deciding compensation and bonus information and realizing that some people will need to be cut in order to dole out nice increases to the top performers. Don’t be surprised if you start seeing layoffs before info is released next month.
I have noticed a lot of projects ending recently and the bench is full with people and I am getting worried that there are going to be layoffs soon. Any input?
Hello all! So I'm still currently on a project till around April of next year but MyScheduling has nothing related to my field (SAP) and I keep hearing about people going on the bench and getting the axe. I've only been in AFS for a year - is it... — read more
This is random but here it goes anyway. I am in India and interviewing with Accenture in person soon. I've grown a fairly long beard over last years and wanted to see if it's OK for Accenture. I have no issues shaving it but wanted to see what's your... — read more
As we enter the new fiscal year many contracts are ending and they will not be able to maintain the current staffing levels. Admin and indirect folks will be first cut.
It seems like a lot of contracts are coming to an end soon and we don’t seem to be winning the new contracts. 2019 is going to be a very difficult year for AFS. Get your resumes ready now, we already have a huge bench and they are asking folks to... — read more
Has any one else notice a large uptick in employees leaving Accenture. There has been huge turnover this year and I am not sure if this is natural or if these might be forced resignations. Anyone else have any thoughts on this or also seeing an... — read more