Are you an HBO/WO student and do you want to gain HR experience in a big international firm? Then this is your chance! Within Recruitment- or Field team (HR) of Accenture in Amsterdam we are looking for an intern per asap.


Your job
As an intern within the Recruitment team, you are directly involved in all recruitment activities within our department. You will be responsible for the internship office together with two fellow students and recruit and select all future interns within Accenture the Netherlands. This includes activities such as guiding the candidates through the entire recruitment process from resume review to contract, use of Social Media, updating the internship website and connect with universities. In addition to the recruitment activities, you will be responsible for the HR guidance for the interns; being responsible for the evaluation process and extensions. You will get the chance to organize completely independent events and workshops for the interns and take care of an active intern community.

During your internship, you collaborate with colleagues from different departments and get to know the organization from the very inside. You can support the recruitment team in various ways, for example, you could assist with campus events and help organize in-house days, think about improvements and share your knowledge with us.

It is possible to write your own thesis or another study project linked to the described job above. We will give you the opportunity to work on your thesis or project one day a week. Therefore, you can use the knowledge and expertise of Accenture.

If you wish to conduct a thesis or research combined with this internship, we will offer you the opportunity to work on that one day per week. You are welcome to use the knowledge and expertise we have within Accenture to that end.
Your Team
At Accenture Corporate Functions, we do whatever it takes to make Accenture a success - every day. We are the pieces that hold it all together: organizing collaborations, monitoring and optimizing our activities and results, keeping everyone happy and motivated – and that’s just the beginning.

Working alongside HR, Finance, Geographic services, Marcom, Legal, and Information Management teams, you will find exciting opportunities to make your mark (and a measurable difference, too). We use modern tools, innovative approaches and our knowledge of best practice to ensure everything is running smoothly. It can be challenging to meet all the needs of our big-name clients and partners, as well as our colleagues - but it's worth it when you see what we achieve together.

Your background
  • You are an HBO/WO student within the field of HR, Management or other studies with HR affinity
  • You are willing to gain experience in a large international consultancy firm in the field of Corporate Functions
  • You’re possessing a hands-on mentality
  • You’re communicative, take ownership for smoothly running our volunteering program and platform and can keep track of different activities while motivating others
  • You have a perfect command of the Dutch and English language

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

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 Stefan Roevros, stefan.roevros@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!