Internship Strategy – Sustainability within Asset Management - Market research & vision


Start date 1 September 2020As an intern you will be part of Accenture Strategy. You will develop a vision document on Sustainability within Asset Management. The team you will be working with, consists of another intern and two Accenture colleagues. In order to write the vision document, you need to perform interviews, do analysis on data, research on the industry and organize meetings. You will interact with senior client representatives and experts in Asset Management. You will be challenged to integrate all the research and analysis into a clear vision. The vision will be published in a well-known annual publication by a large association.Your jobAs a member of the Asset Management team you will particularly perform the following tasks:
  • Collect survey results and interview experts;
  • Disseminating discovered results via an online environment and through an end-of-year publication;
  • Preparing and conducting consultations, interviews and gather relevant information;
  • Analyze information given by experts and summarize vision input;
  • Write a clear vision document on Sustainability within Asset Management.
Your teamAt Accenture Strategy, we see ourselves as the game-changers of the business world. Positioned at the crucial intersection of business, technology and industry, we devise creative new strategies based on trends, insights and data. With an eye for competitive advantage, digital disruption, operating models and the future workforce, we deliver strategies that prepare our high-profile clients for the future of business and create value in a changing world.Our research-based advice and situational analyses enable our clients to act with speed and confidence. Whether we're investigating complex issues or identifying new opportunities, our work always comes down to one thing: unlocking value and creating real, tangible impacts.
Your background
  • You are a Master student, in the final year of your graduation from university, preferably with a specialization in the areas of asset management, maintenance management and/or sustainability;
  • Preferably, you have editorial experience with publications;
  • You have excellent quantitative and analytical skills;
  • You have affinity with strategy and innovation;
  • You are a team player with excellent communication skills;
  • You are fluent in Dutch;
  • You are a hard worker and able to work independently;
  • You have a “can-do” mentality and can think outside the box.
Our offerWithin Accenture we offer you an inspiring work environment with a focus on your personal development, in which you will get a lot of responsibility. You work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses.
  • You will be guided by a team of experienced consultants;
  • You will receive a compensation and a laptop;
  • You will gain knowledge and expertise of Accenture;
  • You will gain experience within a large international consulting firm;
  • You will expand your professional network.
Additional informationPeriod: 5 months Hours a week: 40Location: Amsterdam: Flexible workplace (work amongst our colleagues)Start date: September 2020Interested?We are looking forward to meeting you. Apply directly online through the button “Online solliciteren” / “apply now” at the bottom of this page, and send us your cv and application letter. For more information about this vacancy you can contact Wieke Agricola via wieke.agricola@accenture.com

Application process

Applying for jobs 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.

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Found a fitting vacancy or role or want to pitch and propose your own ideas for an assignment? Great! Apply by uploading your CV and cover letter to start the process.

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.

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 and Accenture.

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.

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 new joiners and start your career at Accenture.

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!

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Wieke Agricola

Recruiting Associate