The CIO Agenda - Graduation Internship


This is you

Entrepreneurial

You are proactive, entrepreneurial, and service-oriented.

Motivator

You are a motivated and driven person.

Curious

You are insatiable curious about new tech inventions.

Pioneer

Cutting-edge is your comfort zone.

Become a leader in digital transformation and innovation! From Cloud to Artificial Intelligence, from Agile to Future Tech: digital business cuts across all sectors and disciplines and changes our economy constantly. In this transforming digital economy, organizations are facing new challenges every day. Accordingly, they are required to revolutionize the way they work. Within this new world, innovation in technology and IT has become vital for organizations. Therefore, the role of the CIO has emerged with a new agenda. This graduate internship will give you the opportunity to learn more and develop yourself in the context of digital transformations and the CIO agenda.

Your jobYour research will focus on topics that are on top of mind of CIOs of financial services providers such as banks and insurers. During your internship, you will research different methods currently used in organizations, such as Digital, Cloud and Agile. You will use your insights to develop new ideas that enable CIOs to digitally transform their organization. Together, we will develop a research question that suits you, the CIO agenda, your university and us.

Next to the master thesis, Accenture offers you the possibility to develop your professional skills. Graduating at Accenture is more than just getting your degree. For instance, we stimulate our interns to engage in extra activities such as writing articles, organizing deep dive or round table events, and networking by meeting with and presenting results to experts in a variety of field. At Accenture, the sky is the limit!


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.


How might your week look like?

Marjolein van Zanten

Senior Consulting Analyst SAP
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
monday
Standup
Checking emails
Team briefing new release SAP
Research new specifics of SAP software
Client call Close

Client call

Normally it would be travelling to clients
tuesday
Standup
Client call
Briefing with client team Close

Briefing with client team

Brief about the new product specifics to be added
Workshops
Planning session SAP implementation
wednesday
Standup
Virtual team meeting
Brainstorming SAP implementation design Close

Brainstorming SAP implementation design

Discuss your own ideas with colleagues!
Develop MVP
Develop MVP
thursday
Standup
Checking emails
Implementation plan
Testing prototype
Testing prototype
friday
Checking emails
Internal team feedback meeting
Update with coach Close

Update with coach

Share updates about the progress and receive feedback
Accenture team meeting Close

Accenture team meeting

Align team's tasks

Your background

  • You are a Master student in the final year of your graduation from a Dutch university with a specialization in the areas of Digital Business Administration, Innovation Management or Management of IT & Technology;
  • You have affinity with Technology, Strategy and Consulting;
  • You are a team player with excellent communication skills;
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English;
  • You work independently and have a hands-on mentality, you are creative and take responsibility, and you have a strong intrinsic motivation to take ownership over your work.
Our Offer

Within Accenture we offer you a 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.
The graduation internship will be 5 or 6 months, full-time. The location is the Amsterdam Office. We'd like to start the internship as soon as possible!

*due to the current covid-19 situation, we will shape your internship according to Accenture policies in line with the guidelines of the RIVM and the Dutch government

Interested?
Are your ready to join Accenture Strategy & Consulting as a Graduate Intern in the field of digital transformation, technology and innovation? Apply now via the apply button below and upload your CV and motivational letter.

For questions about the internship, please contact Axel Haenen (axel.haenen@accenture.com), Maxime L├╝bbers (maxime.lubbers@accenture.com) or call (020) 5728646.

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!

Any questions?

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