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AccentureStage CodeMasters / Innovation Awards

Application deadline 31-08-2016
Start date Immediately
Placement type Final Internships
Duration in months
6
Category

Communicatie

IT

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Level
WO
Location
Amsterdam
Deadline:
31-08-2016 (For Past)
Category:

Communicatie

,

IT

Level:
WO
Location:
Amsterdam
Duration in months:
6
Start date:
-
31-08-2016
Deadline
Past
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Job Description

Do you believe coding is an invaluable skill in the 21st century? Are you looking for an internship that puts you in the center of innovation in The Netherlands? Do you want to experience what it means to work at a large consultancy firm and team up with experienced consultants?

Accenture has the ambition to define coding (or programming) as a skill to succeed in Dutch education. A virtual community (CodeMasters) connects all colleagues that share this passion and enable them to give coding lessons at schools. The community has over 90 members and has given lessons to over 500 kids. The number of applications is rising and ambitions are high.

With the theme Skills to Succeed the Accenture Innovation Awards focusses on our ability to recognize talent, develop and utilize it in this digital world. Which innovations can help us increase this capability? How can technology amplify and empower the human qualities?

For this internship we are looking for an organizational talent with an eye for innovative trends. You will help expand the CodeMasters community and organize the Accenture Innovation Awards. These two roles have the following activities:

CodeMasters:

  • Community key figure role (engagement, expansion);
  • Communication responsibility: newsflashes, social media;
  • Managing the process of matching trainers to schools;
  • Setting up framework for trainings, train-the-trainer sessions, and community events;
  • Benefits tracking: 100 school ambition for CodePact;

Innovation Awards – Skills to Succeed:

  • Identifying successful innovations and trends
  • Researching these trends
  • Managing communication to contestants and jury members
  • Coordinating and organizing the Innovation Awards, including:
  1. Several client-specific events
  2. Coordinating the jury process
  3. Organizing knowledge workshops for the contestants
  4. Organizing the Innovation Awards finals

Place in the organization

In this role you will split your time between the CodeMasters community, part of the Corporate Citizenship Program and the Skills to Succeed theme of the Innovation Awards.

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Are you the perfect candidate?

We are looking for the following:

  • You are a Master student, in the final year of your graduation from university, preferably a specialization in the areas of technology or business
  • You have affinity with the future of education and the development of digital skills;
  • You are a team player with excellent communication skills; 
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English; 
  • You can work independently;
  • High level of motivation and drive;
  • Eagerness to learn.
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What can we offer you?

Accenture offers a full-time internship for 6 months with an option to write your thesis. You can leverage all experience and knowledge of Accenture. In a team, consisting of interns, event managers and senior consultants you will help organize the Accenture Innovation Awards.

  • You will be guided by a team of experienced consultants;
  • You will receive an 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.
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Working at Accenture

Branche
Consultancy
Number of countries
120
Headquarters Holland
Amsterdam
Employee abroad
336000
Employee in NL
2600