Lead Data Science & Analytics

  • 13th month pay & Holiday allowance
  • Bonus Program
  • 26 holidays
  • Training & Learning opportunities
  • Laptop & Smartphone
  • 32-40 hours p.w.
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This is you


You've always come up with creative and innovative solutions.


Regardless of how busy it is, you remain energetic, sharp and focused.

Social butterfly

Starting a conversation feels natural for you, so is networking!

There will never be a typical day at Accenture Song, but that's why people chose to be here. The opportunities to make a difference while working on exciting client initiatives are limitless in this ever-changing space.

As lead data science & analytics you drive impactful and innovative solutions by leveraging state of the art machine learning and statistical models to come up with data driven concepts and implementation. You will be driving and supporting the team to be successful on an individual and commercial level. You will be working with C-level executives, digital marketers, solution architects and data scientists to architect at the intersection between data science, analytics and martech. 

The work

Here's a snapshot of your responsibilities:

  • Define and deliver the long term and short term vision of the data science & analytics practice 

  • Provide a tactic and strategic vision on data science to transform data to insights for business development, strategies or optimization approaches

  • Ideate & translate analytical frameworks, guidelines and standards into operational applications.

  • Ensure overall success of data science and analytical implementations, focusing on the client relationship, financials, project delivery, resourcing, and overall program health

  • Contribute to capability building by gaining and sharing of knowledge and skills with different data science & analytics related topics and platforms

  • Maintain good relationships with clients, vendors and partners

  • Support business development and other ad-hoc requests

  • Mentor, motivate and coach a team of Data Scientists and Machine Learning Engineers

Accenture Song

Accenture Song accelerates growth and value for our clients through sustained customer relevance. Our capabilities span ideation to execution: growth, product and experience design; technology and experience platforms; creative, media and marketing strategy and campaign, content and channel orchestration. With strong client relationships and deep industry expertise, we help our clients operate at the speed of life through the unlimited potential of imagination, technology and intelligence. Visit us at: www.accenture.com/song


Song is one of five services that make up one Accenture – the others are Strategy & Consulting, Technology, Operations and Industry X. 

Here's what you'll need

  • 7+ years experience as a data scientist working on applying data science fundamentals to solve complex real world problems, preferably in consultancy or agency with regional exposure. 3+ of these years in a leading and/or mentoring position

  • Solid experience in multi-channel analytics

  • Hands-on experience with data architectures, GCP / MS / Tealium / SF solutions to develop required data pipelines and infrastructures.

  • Experience (applied) and theoretical knowledge of a wide variety of machine learning and statistical methods.Strong coding skills in Phyton and SQL are a must have.

  • You're analytical, logical and patient.

  • Excellent communication skills, detail-oriented, and with the ability to interact with different levels of end users and technical resources

  • Able to work both independently and as a lead of a cross-functional team with strong sense of ownership

  • You're based in the Netherlands.

Bonus points if you have

  • Management Consulting skills

What's in it for you

Accenture is a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Our people are Change Makers, and to support them as an employer, we make five promises:

1. Work with flexibility, in a culture based on trust

2. Embrace a sustainable growth mindset

3. Live a human-led culture of Inclusion & Diversity by caring deeply for all our people.

4. Lead and transform our clients with technology

5. Connect with our global network of 700.000 colleagues.

These promises are reflected through our excellent employee benefits, including:

  • Unlimited learning: access to thousands of free courses, classes and workshops

  • Flexible working hours (4x9) & work location, FlexMoment leave of absence program (50% paid leave of absence for 3 months) and FlexDay; a flexible day you can take off to celebrate what matters to you – from EidalFitr to a birthday.

  • Paid leave: Parental leave, Paternity leave for all non-birthing parents

  • Paid transport (budget for electric bicycle or car, NS-Business card)

  • Pension scheme, Accenture shares, annual bonus, collective health insurance scheme

What we believe

Accenture is an equal opportunity employer. Our leaders are committed to building a better, stronger and more equitable company for future generations to create positive, long-lasting change. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

Our position as partner to many of the world’s leading businesses, organizations and governments affords us both an extraordinary opportunity and a tremendous responsibility to make a difference. Sustainability is one of our greatest responsibilities, which we embed it into everything we do and for everyone we work with.

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Application process

We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.


Found a fitting vacancy or role? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

First Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions and past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role.

Second Interview

In the second interview, our senior management would love to get to know you. We will continue to discuss your ambitions, past experiences and we can answer any question you have about the position and work at Accenture.


If we are all happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!


We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and continue your career at Accenture.

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Lisette Werkmann

Corporate recruiter Sales, Song and Strategy & Consulting