Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Milano, Roma, Torino, Napoli, Cagliari, Bologna
Professional Services
Professional Services And Management Consultancy
Activities Of Head Offices; Management Consultancy Activities
70.22 - Business and other management consultancy activities

2,500 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
26 April 2021
Employment effect (start)
26 April 2021
Foreseen end date
31 December 2021


Irish-based multinational Accenture, operating in business consultancy, announced a plan to hire 2,500 workers in 2021. The company mainly looks for strategic roles in the area of digitalisation and virtualisation of processes. 60% of the new jobs will be targeted to fresh graduates, who will be employed in the Italian cities of Milano, Roma, Torino, Napoli, Cagliari and Bologna.

The announcement was made by the group's Italian HR director who also confirmed the company's intention to continue investing in Italy. 

The multinational has been operating in Italy since 1957, where it currently employs around 17,000 workers.



Eurofound (2021), Accenture, Business expansion in Italy, factsheet number 104762, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/104762.