Internship | Technology


Are you able to increase our insights on the need for roadmaps and existing methodologies to help improve and (re)structure our road-mapping services for our customers in business and in the public sector? Then then we are looking for you!

About Berenschot

Berenschot is an independent management consultancy firm with 350 employees worldwide. Working for Berenschot means advising interesting customers in the business or public sectors. Berenschot provides valuable new insights that give customers a head start. This includes performance improvements, greater efficiency, growth, continuity, or a better market position. That is our great passion and our strength. And the reason why we have been at the top of the consulting business for eighty years.

When you work for Berenschot, you develop yourself continuously on the basis of an annual personal development plan. You will have ample room to take initiatives and achieve your ambitions. We consider staff development essential since our clients deserve the best consultants with the most up-to-date knowledge.

Your assignment

Berenschot creates many roadmaps for different clients with different purposes every year. The goal of your research assignment will be to increase our insights on the need for roadmaps and existing methodologies to help improve and (re)structure our road-mapping services for our customers in business and in the public sector.

Your research is academic and compares the roadmaps created by Berenschot with existing guidelines in literature. Research questions that might guide your thesis are:

  • What types of roadmaps and road-mapping methods exist?
  • What are the customer needs and requirements for technology road-mapping?
    • Why do customers need a roadmap?
    • What are the customer requirements for roadmaps?
  • Which roadmap types and methods are best for certain customer needs?

Your profile

  • You are currently enrolled in an MSc. Programme at a Dutch university;
  • You are a proactive student who is not afraid to interview our C-level customers on your own;
  • You preferably hold a background in Engineering, Innovation Management, Strategic Product Design or are highly interested in technology;
  • The length of your research assignment is approximately 6 months;
  • Fluent Dutch speaker.

What can you expect from us?

The internship is full-time and offers you the opportunity to get to know the consultancy industry from the inside. We offer you an internship allowance, a laptop and a travel allowance where appropriate. We believe your research is your top priority. At the same time, you will have the opportunity to participate in current assignments. All under the professional supervision of a Berenschot advisor with an eye for your personal and professional development.

Intern-plus programme

Do you want to get even more out of your internship? As a (research) intern you will have the chance to participate in the Intern-plus programme. On top of your internship, this programme offers you the opportunity to receive training in consulting skills from some of our most experienced advisors. Reflection, learning and personal development are key to this programme. Interested in taking part in this programme? Please tell us why in your application.

Interested?

Are you interested in this challenging internship? Then upload your motivation letter and curriculum vitae via the online application form. If you have any questions about the position, please contact Peter van Arkel on +31 (0) 6-52325090 or via p.vanarkel@berenschot.nl.