Job Description

Are you inspired by the rapidly changing environment in which today’s Consumer goods and retail companies operate in? Are you eager to learn and apply the latest in digital technologies? Are you a motivated and experienced professional who easily combines EQ with IQ?

Then the position of Strategy Consultant for our consumer goods and retail clients is what you are looking for!

Your job

As Consultant, you will be part of the Products Industry team within Strategy & Consulting. This team supports both retail companies in grocery, fashion and beauty, DIY and non-food with challenges across the value chain in both the offline and online domain and large global companies in food & beverage and home & personal care. We are industry experts and have the insights and capabilities to transform leading organizations and help them navigate in the ever-changing landscape they operate in.

You will work on a broad range of topics, such as digital strategies, business transformations, and innovative operating models. You will lead with insights to co-create technology-enabled, disruptive strategies and solutions that unlock value and drive growth for clients. You have the ambition to continuously develop your industry knowledge, your advisory and commercial skills, and are expected and challenged to do so. As a consultant, you will also have an active role in developing thought leadership and creating point of views within the different retail and consumer goods industries and contribute to our practice by organizing and participating in community events.

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.

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Qualifications

Your background

  • University Master’s degree with strong results
  • 2-4 years of relevant experience, preferred experience in strategy consulting
  • Developed consulting skills, e.g. solid financial and business acumen, structured and creative problem solving skills, analytical skills and stakeholder management
  • Fluent in English (both spoken and written), fluent in Dutch is desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills e.g. strong presentation, written and verbal communication skills
  • PowerPoint and excel skills, experience in data analytics tools such as PowerBI and Alteryx desirable
  • Team spirit: you enjoy working in a team and coaching junior team members
  • Driven and entrepreneurial: you enjoy a challenge, you are determined, optimistic and you have a proven ability to adapt and remove obstacles to achieve results

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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