Junior Consultant Industry X

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

This is you


You find new ways to solve complex challenges.


Regardless the process, you find a way to make it more efficient.


You are a natural-born leader.


You like to find new and better ways to do things.

In Industry X we shape the future of making things, and the things we make.

Calling all innovators, visionaires, engineers and problem solvers! We’re looking for the next generation of leaders to pave the way to drive innovation and deliver the best-in-class consulting to our clients. You will do this by leveraging our industrial experience powered by the latest technologies. Evolution of industry practices have been witnessed by evolution of technology. We've been helping businesses adopt and implement the ‘new’ for years; it is critical we apply this to manufacturers and products companies, service organizations and software companies, to fuel their next level of growth.

As Jr. Consultant within Industry X, we offer graduates and starting consultants the best possible platform for growth and to boost your consultancy career. Within our starter group, you are free to develop yourself in the various areas of expertise within Industry X such as Intelligent Products and Platforms, where we focus on our clients’ R&D, PLM for Discrete and Process Industries and Product Design and Engineering to unlock new potential and value. We reinvent our clients’ consumer and business products, services and platforms, to be smarter and more connected through IoT platforms and new user experiences. With Digital Manufacturing & Operations we help clients replace existing manufacturing and supply chain methods with new, digitally enabled factory optimization. We create a new vision, ambition and strategy around global manufacturing networks, hyper personalization and efficient factory operation at speed and at scale. Our Digital Workforce group offers the latest and greatest solutions to our clients around augmented, virtual and mixed reality to set up remote collaboration platforms and virtual training environments. In Intelligent Asset Management we help clients deal with the great challenges of the energy transition and increasing sustainability focus by also looking at smart buildings and cities. Through our Innovation group, Accenture brings value to our clients by enabling them to adapt to a constantly changing and challenging environment. The innovation group works with clients to re-imagine their business, their organization structure or technology approaches. We do this in a human centric-way with consumer data insights. Through encouraging creativity, inspiring new ideas and motivating action, through innovation we help our clients manage disruption

Your Job
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Industry X group in the Netherlands. We partner with international clients across all industries, including 91 of the Fortune Global 100 and almost all of the Dutch AEX-listed companies. Together, we build platform-based business and operating models, help navigate the shift to experience-driven innovation and accelerate time to revenue. We architect, design, develop, and build strategies (visions), embedded software, scalable products, electronic platforms and mechanical solutions. We help our clients transform their organizations to innovate and launch new businesses to optimize the return on investment of our clients’ legacy and new product spend to ensure long-term sustainability of their businesses.

What are your responsibilities?

  • Work on cutting-edge digital transformation programs to drive process & innovation activities at our clients
  • Be passionate to work on Industry X related technologies and inspire others on the latest and greatest technology trends and innovations. Organize innovation and design thinking workshops and show our Industry X technologies through our global Innovation Network.
  • You’re as good with people as you are with business processes and technology. A true team player with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • You are open to learn and to grow within the field of Consulting. You are eager to learn new technologies and methodologies and gain broad experience across industries.

Your team
Our consultants in Strategy & Consulting are changing businesses every day using deep industry insights, knowledge and innovative ideas. 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 take on the challenge of designing and implementing transformative business solutions, using the newest technology.

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

  • University degree with a strong affinity for technology, consulting or innovation
  • 0-2 years of relevant experience
  • Passionate about digital transformations and Industry X related solutions
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written
  • Willingness to travel to (international) client sites (in compliance with up-to-date travel policies)

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 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 flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)
  • An expense allowance
  • Discount on Accenture shares
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week

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 Josephine Sillevis Smitt through j.sillevis.smitt@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.


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.


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.


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!


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.

Any questions?

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Josephine Sillevis Smitt

Campus Recruiter

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