Consultant (Cyber) Crisis Leadership Team


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Not Applicable


Management Level


Job Description & Summary

Are you looking to kickstart your career in crisis management? PwC’s Crisis Leadership team helps clients prepare to effectively respond to crises and we are looking for a starter to join our team and support us with our mission – strengthen crisis resilience, add value to our clients, and build trust in society. 

A crisis could be any event that disrupts normal operating procedures. A natural disaster, extreme weather, a cyber-attack, reputational damage, a product recall, or a sharp change in political stability are just some of the events that could spark a crisis. These critical situations are just as devastating for individuals as they are for organizations. Leading in a crisis requires training, a strong and assertive team, a detailed crisis response plan, good communication channels, and most of all, the ability to keep a cool head in the midst of calamity.

Do you have what it takes to lead in crises? Interested in gaining practical experience in the dynamics of a crisis, what to look out for and how to prepare our clients for this? A position with PwC’s Crisis Leadership team is a unique opportunity to start your career and gain insight into the processes of crisis management, work in multidisciplinary teams, support client engagements, and learn from seasoned professionals.  

PwC’s Crisis Leadership Team is part of the Cyber Security practice within PwC the Netherlands and therefore also works on engagements in the field of  Cyber Security and Business Continuity and Secure Culture. 

Job activities:

  • Support PwC's Crisis Leadership team in the preparation and execution of client engagements, including: 

    • Crisis maturity assessments and roadmaps;

    • Advising clients on their crisis management strategy;

    • Developing crisis simulation scenarios and crisis management training.

  • Support in writing proposals and other business development projects;

  • Join and contribute to crisis leadership meeting sessions;

  • Support with planning and execution of agenda points;

  • Reinforce awareness raising and communication of crisis management to client;

  • Support PwC's Cyber Security team in the preparation and execution of client engagements in the field of Cyber Security Governance, Cyber Security Strategy and Business Continuity Management.


  • Recently (in the past 1.5 years) completed a University Masters degree in Crisis Management, (Cyber) Security or a relateTRUEd field of study; 

  • A strong link or interest in Crisis Management, Business Continuity, Security Awareness and / or Cyber Security;

  • You have excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Dutch;

  • Ability to work under pressure while maintaining a high quality of work;

  • Flexibility and adaptability in terms of fields you will work in;

  • Good communication skills and an enthusiasm to work in multidisciplinary teams.

What do we offer?

  • A challenging and fulfilling work environment;

  • Multiple training possibilities that contribute to your personal development;

  • A Suitable salary and extensive labor conditions such as a ‘well-being-budget’. This is a personal budget of €1000,- which you may spend on your own health such as: Mindfulness, sports, lifestyle coaching, wellness but also technical gadgets such as a second screen for your home office.

  • A monthly reimbursement for your internet at home;

  • A lease car or car allowance;

  • A laptop or Mac and Iphone.

Apply now!

Are you interested in this vacancy and do you meet the requirements? Have a look at our application process or apply directly by clicking the button. We would like to receive the following documents:

  • Resume

  • Cover letter

At PwC Diversity and Inclusion are on top of mind.

If you have specific questions about this vacancy you can mail or Brigitte Bekenkamp, Talent Acquisition CF&P @  

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Bedrijf: PwC

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO


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