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Internship - Data Security & GDPR

Job Location: Utrecht

Regional Description: Nederland

Job Number: 00665216


- Job description

Internship – Data Security & GDPR


Job description
As a result of legislation, the General Data Protection Regulation will apply to Accenture as well. As an intern, you will investigate which data security tooling is applicable for which client case. You are going to work with real client cases. This role provides you the freedom and opportunities to be at your best. And at the same time, we will give you the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills on a wide range of tools, technologies, and methodologies.

Your role
  • Conduct research in close collaboration with our GDPR focus group
  • Actively disseminate and discuss findings with the GDPR focus group attendants
  • Develop an active data security framework which is relevant for the GDPR
  • Develop recommendations, models and training material for data security tooling

Place in the organization
Accenture is one of the world’s largest independent providers of technology services. Our Technology professionals lead and implement highly complex technology projects. Working with clients, may design, develop and deliver a wide range of challenging and global IT projects. These professionals may build, test, install and maintain software across a variety of projects and industries working with leading enterprise applications such as SAP, Siebel, PeopleSoft, and Oracle or with custom-built applications the field of Analytics, Mobile, Cloud, SaaS, and Digital. 

Your background

We are looking for enthusiastic, pro-active and creative graduate students in the fields of information security, engineering, information technology or related fields. You are enrolled in an educational institution during your internship. You can work independently and you are fluent in English and Dutch, both verbal and written. In addition, you are a team player with excellent communication skills, have a high level of motivation and drive, and you are eager to learn.

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 business. You will also receive a compensation and a laptop.

Additional information:

  • Period: 6 months
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Location: Utrecht: Flexible workplace (work among our colleagues)
  • Start data: Flexible


Are you interested to become a Digital intern at Accenture? We are eager to get to know 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. We also kindly request you to let us know in your motivation letter if you have any preferences for a specific topic during your internship. For more questions or information about the vacancy please contact Dorine Hogendorp via

An assessment will be part of the selection procedure.

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

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.

At the Accenture Innovation Center for Smart Services in Heerlen, we bring the latest technologies to our global clients to become leading in their industry. In our office, we have the right mix of subject experts and innovative graduates to provide creative, smart and industry-changing solutions. From Blockchain to Robotics Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence to Cloud Services.

We do not only want to impact our clients but also the people around us and the region we work and live in, for example via the local initiatives of our Corporate Citizenship Program. With the right personal coaching and the local and international projects, we offer you can be at your best and shape your career.

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