Stage Accenture Innovation Awards: Assistent Event Manager

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Are you looking for a challenging event management internship? An internship where you can play a key role in organizing the Accenture Innovation Awards? Apply now for the position of assistant event manager.


Job Description

The Accenture Innovation Awards is an annual innovation contest for the most innovative products, services and concepts in the Netherlands. Over the course of ten years, this contest has become the main innovation competition in the Netherlands. This year will be the tenth edition of the competition. 

As an assistant event manager you will execute the event from A to Z under the supervision of a professional events team. In addition the main ‘Innovation Summit’, you will also organize smaller events associated with the Innovation Awards program. This includes Exchanges, jury meetings, kickoff events etc.

During this internship you will get the ability to learn about organizing events, mainly in the field of project management. Internship tasks will include: Tasks that these include are: composing time schedules, programming and production preparations. You will contribute to the concept development, compose program scripts, standardize your communication and information processes and take part in the implementation of events. In addition, you will get the chance to coordinate parts of the events.

Accenture offers you a full-time internship for a minimum of 6 months with possibility to graduate, for which you can use all knowledge and expertise within Accenture. In a team, composed of trainees, event managers and senior consultants, you will work on the Organization of the Accenture Innovation Awards.


What can we offer you?

Within Accenture we offer you a work environment with a focus on your personal development, in which you will get a lot of responsibility. 

  • You will be guided by a team of experienced event managers and consultants; 
  • You will receive an compensation fee and a laptop; 
  • You get an idea how event management works in a large international company;
  • You are a part of an innovative project in which you get to know the best innovative companies of The Netherlands;
  • Experience in a large, international consultancy company in which you have the opportunity to build a network.


  • You follow an education at a college or university, focusing on Event management/Media and entertainment management or Hotel management school;
  • You are stress-resistant, flexible and highly driven;
  • You are creative, enthusiastic and motivated;
  • You are a team player with good communication skills;
  • You can work independently and can actively tackle problems;
  • Experience in event management is an advantage.

Additional information

  • Period:                   at least 6 months
  • Number of hours per week:   40 hours per week
  • Location:                   ITO Tower, Gustav Mahlerplein 90 in                                                            Amsterdam
  • Start date:           November 2016


We are looking forward to meet you. Apply directly online through the button ´solliciteer online´ and send us your cv and application letter. For more information about this vacancy you can contact Charlotte Sikking via An assessment may be part of the selection procedure.

About Accenture

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. 

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For more information, please see the video of the Innovation Awards or visit the website: 

Stage informatie

Bedrijf: Bedrijf: Accenture

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: $}


Type: Werkstage


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