Job Description

One of the current challenges within large organizations is not the decision whether to move to Cloud, but when. Moving to the Cloud can be complex and introduces questions as: how to best execute at scale? And more important: understanding what strategic (business) value Cloud can bring to an organization beyond the promised savings on infrastructure costs. 

Your job 

During your (thesis)internship you will collect current available benchmark numbers, literature and studies on the various value levers (for instance productivity increase of development teams due to DevOps enablement, or market share growth due to dramatic decrease in time-to-market of new services). You will construct a financial model to apply these value levers on existing companies – including clear overview of required input (e.g. key KPIs of the organization). Moreover, you will help to implement the model in a practical tool and help to validate the model through multiple organizations across different industries. 

Your team

The everchanging pace of market developments will only continue to accelerate in the future – and many organizations struggle to challenge new innovative competition within the market. How do different innovations influence the market, what are the results and how can companies adapt themselves to remain relevant in the future?

Accenture Technology Strategy & Advisory is the driving force in helping companies answer such questions. Advising the C-suite in their next steps – based on data analysis, experience, expertise and an innovative approach. Together with a diverse team of experts, you will challenge current industry obstacles and find the key solution for clients in their current markets: Surpassing the disruption and consolidating future success for organizations.



Qualifications

Your background

  • Master student from a (Technical) University 
  • Affinity and a genuine interest in technology and strategy 
  • Strong academic results and relevant extracurricular activities  
  • Fluent in English and Dutch 
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, eagerness to synthesize data into valuable insights 

 

Our offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work and conduct your internship - 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 the following:

  • Intensive guidance by experienced consultants, with expertise in your field of research
  • Access to the broader Accenture network to provide inputs to your thesis
  • A monthly internship compensation and a laptop
  • Possibility to present and pitch your final thesis to Accenture professionals

Interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture for an internship where you can be yourself, do what you love and conduct an awesome internship assignment? Apply now with your resume and motivation and change the world around you.

 

Questions? Connect with Tom van der Werf via tom.van.der.werf@accenture.com

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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