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Internship PPSM Design thinking - Heerlen

Job Location: Heerlen

Regional Description: Nederland

Job Number: 00584439

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Internship PPSM Design Thinking – Heerlen


Connect the right technologies with the right processes to deliver the capabilities your clients need to outclass the competition in a digital world. By delivering continuous, rapid-fire innovations and new business capabilities, you will define and meet the needs of entire industries. 

 

Your impact

Accenture Heerlen differentiates itself as a Delivery Center in the Euregion and beyond, to specialize in innovative technologies like Blockchain and AI. Besides these more technical specializations, there is the ambition to grow and professionalize Design Thinking (as a new IT business technology). This technology is also very suitable to deploy as a means for customer relations.

 

The purpose of the internship assignment is firstly researching the need of a Design Thinking capability in Heerlen, at which the need of our internal and external clients is leading.


Beside this the intern should create an advisory report based on this research which can give guidance to the organization with setting up the Design Thinking capability in Heerlen.


A few partial assignments could include:


- Researching the need for and added value from Design Thinking for Accenture Heerlen;

- Plotting the conditions and facilities that are needed for setting up a capability of such (for example based on a benchmark research). Think about: needed knowledge, staff and business space.

- Researching the timelines, costs and ROI for setting up this capability;

- Recommend the ways on which brand awareness and sufficient support can be realized (promotion plan);


A more detailed elaboration of the intern scope will be noted in the Plan of Action after the start of the internship.

 

Place in the organization

Accenture Operations combines technology that digitizes and automates business processes, and unlocks actionable insights for high performance business operations. This approach allows clients access to business services on demand, accelerating innovation and speed to market. Welcome to the "as-a-Service" business revolution.

Your background
The candidate should have a functional profile with a strong interest in business needs and requirements as well as new IT/business technologies.


• You are in the 3rd or final year of your graduation from college, preferably a specialization in the areas of: Business innovation
• You are a team player with excellent communication skills
• You are fluent in Dutch and English language
• You can work independently
• Good Communication skills
• Eager to learn
• Problem solving ability


What can we offer you?
Within Accenture we offer you a work environment with a focus on your personal development, in which you will receive a lot of responsibility and will be guided by a team of experienced consultants. You will work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses. You will also receive a compensation and a laptop.

 

Additional information
• Period: 6 months
• Hours per week: 40
• Location: Heerlen: Flexible workplace (work among our colleagues)
• Startdate: 1st of September 2018


Are you interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture and change the world around you? Accenture cares about privacy and we process personal data in accordance with our privacy statement. In order to be compliant with our privacy policy, we kindly request you to apply for the position on the Accenture website. For more questions or information about the vacancy please contact Melina Sica via stages.heerlen@accenture.com

 

About us
Accenture solves the toughest technological challenges through standout strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Working with over three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, we drive innovation and shape world around us. With expertise in more than 40 industries and all business functions, we deliver ground-breaking outcomes for a new digital world.

 

Equal opportunities
Innovation is about bringing different people, ideas and perspectives together. As an equal opportunities employer, Accenture welcomes all applications and does not discriminate

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