Junior Consultant People & Strategy

Job description

BearingPoint consultants understand that the world of business changes constantly and that the resulting complexities demand intelligent and adaptive solutions. Our clients, whether in commercial or financial industries or in government, experience real results when they work with us.

Your ambitions

Are you ready to consult and challenge our clients to realize their ambition for business transformation and secure a sustainable business model? Help them improve their performance with the integration of innovations, fact-based optimization of organizational processes or even support the transformation for them? Do you have the ambition to advise our clients in making the right strategic decisions and tactical steps to accelerate their business success?

The People & Strategy (P&S) team supports organizations in addressing strategic challenges through the development, implementation and embedding of innovative technologies, business models and approaches.

To support the growth of the P&S team in our Amsterdam office, we are looking for
ambitious starters who are interested in innovation management, change management and strategic executions, and who are eager and open to learn.
Your role

As a junior consultant People & Strategy at BearingPoint, you are part of a multidisciplinary team on challenging assignments within a wide range of clients in the Telecommunications, Energy, Construction, Consumer Goods & Retail and Pharmaceutical sectors. As a team you deliver complex projects that transform the way business is being done.

Your responsibilities will include;

  • Be a team member in client engagements from high-level start to actual delivery and realization of predefined objectives
  • Attending trainings, learning how to facilitate workshops and conduct relevant analyses
  • Actively contribute to drafting and elaborating commercial proposals
  • Actively thinking with clients about business strategies, development and integration of innovative concepts and technologies, transformation plans and capability building
  • Signaling and acting upon the needs of the clients, understanding organizational dynamics and translate these into actions
  • Actively updating yourself with new developments and innovations in the industry and contribute to developing activities for our growing practice within the European BearingPoint network



  • A relevant Master’s degree, preferably with (organizational) business focus
  • Strong analytical skills and numerical understanding
  • Highly committed and driven mentality, with a strong strive for excellence and the capacity to lead by example
  • Experience in one of the following areas is a plus but not required: (digital) transformation and strategy, lean and operational excellence, supply chain and/or leadership and change management 
  • A representative open appearance and proactive, independent attitude
  • Excellent communicative skills in both Dutch and English (written and oral)

We offer

  • An entrepreneurial spirit
  • International, dynamic and inspiring work environment
  • Talented easy to work with professionals and working in multidisciplinary teams
  • Professional and personal growth
  • Steep learning curve in client facing roles and customer contact having a direct impact on our business
  • Excellent compensation and benefits packages, such as a permanent contract, lease car, laptop, smartphone, several learning and training opportunities, a collective pension, health scheme and flexible working hours

About BearingPoint

BearingPoint is an independent management and technology consultancy with European roots and a global reach. The company operates in four units: Consulting, Solutions, Business Services, and Ventures. Consulting covers the advisory business; Solutions provides the tools for successful digital transformation, advanced analytics, and regulatory requirements; Business Services provides managed services beyond SaaS; Ventures drives the financing and development of start-ups. BearingPoint’s clients include many of the world’s leading companies and organizations. The firm has a global consulting network with more than 10,000 people and supports clients in over 75 countries, engaging with them to achieve measurable and sustainable success.