Innovation Management Internship


Liquid Studio is development. Could you imagine implementing new technical solutions? We are looking for Business developer interns who are eager to think outside the box, speed up, and make our initiatives at Liquid Studio in the Netherlands real. We are continuously improving our practices and this time we are looking to improve the way we showcase the cool stuff we create and the innovative approach to IT consulting and delivery that we bring.

Your job

Liquid Studio Netherlands is a department within Accenture focusing on innovation delivery and R&D in the areas of Blockchain, AI, IoT, and DevOps. We have a strong engineering culture where bringing awesome ideas to life and enjoying yourself while doing so are the main aspects of our strategy. If you want to have the freedom to come up with great ideas and try them out, the Liquid Studio Netherlands (in Utrecht) is the place to be.

As an Innovation Management Intern, you will be supporting end-to-end innovation management, which is twofold. On one hand you will focus on the technical side of innovation and therefore work with the team to shape, design and deliver innovative solutions to our clients in the fields of e.g. Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Assistants, Blockchain, Internet of Things, Mixed Reality and Quantum Computing.

On the other hand, you will help create sustainable business value for our clients, the business engagement team is also focusing new business and organizational development. To deliver the end-to-end innovation projects, you will work closely together with both local (Dutch) and Global Subject Matter Experts across the Accenture network.

•You will support in attracting end-to-end Innovation Projects, ranging from Proof of Concepts to establishing Center of Excellences;

•Maintain and manage Liquid Studio’s innovation pipeline by working closely together with the team;

•Further develop the Innovation Offerings and conduct market studies on the different technologies;

•Scout Accenture expertise and capabilities related to the Innovation Topics.

Your team

Accenture Technology leverages design thinking, industry insights, and the latest digital methodologies to help our clients innovate, grow, and improve their businesses. Our expertise, capabilities, and experience mean that our clients (including some of the biggest brands in the world) trust us to find the right solutions for their needs.

Together with talented international colleagues, you will be focusing on connecting the needs of businesses with new possibilities that come with technological progress. Because that's where the real challenges are: inventing and testing things that have never been tried before, getting new applications ready for roll-out, and ultimately guiding our clients to select and apply the right technologies to transform their businesses.

Your Background

We are looking for ambitious students in the fields of Strategic Innovation Management, Industrial Engineering & Management, Technology & Management or other related fields;

  • You have proven experience in Technological Innovations, i.e. technical background.
  • You are available to start at the 1st of October.
  • You take initiative and operate proactively in project management and problem solving.
  • A high level of motivation and drive as well as eagerness to learn and explore the unknown.
  • You have excellent communications skills;in both Dutch and English.

·You have an innovative mindset and able to think outside the box.

Our offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation.Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

·A compensation and a laptop

  • Travel’s allowance
  • Guidance by a team of experienced consultants
  • An active intern-community

·Possible job opportunities upon successful completion of the internship

Interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.

Questions? Connect with Maarten Peters via maarten.peters@accenture.com.

Application process

Finding and applying for an internship can be both exciting as overwhelming - and 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.

Apply

Found a fitting internship? 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.

Assessment

Play a set of neuroscience-based games that objectively measures cognitive and personality traits to assess if you match the job. Remember, there is no right or wrong way to play the games - because every trait makes you a great fit for a specific job.

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, possible thesis, past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role and Accenture.

Offer

If we are both 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!

Onboarding

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 interns and start your career at Accenture!