(Senior) Business Consultant

Job description

Who we are.

SIG is an ambitious global technology and consultancy firm delivering independent software quality assurance solutions. We believe we can make the world a better place by helping developers and organizations create qualitatively better software. To accomplish this, we are continuously improving and expanding Sigrid, our Software Intelligence Platform. We serve our clients projects based in all sorts of domains, like the public sector, energy, telecom, and the financial sector. We have a strong market presence and serious growth ambitions for the coming years, and we are looking for people who want to help us realize this.

Where you come in

As a (Senior) Business Consultant in our Amsterdam-based Public BeNeLux market team, you work closely with clients in the public sector to understand their business and challenges. You report to the market team’s Delivery Director and work together with Account Executives to develop solutions and contribute to tender bids. You work together with management consultants and technical analysts to execute strategic short-term engagements, and you support our team’s Customer Success Managers in ensuring the long-term strategic value of our long-term engagements.

How we work

As a (Senior) Business Consultant, your main responsibilities are on the commercial and delivery side. You ensure your domain knowledge is up-to-date and you know the ins and outs of organizations in the public and semi-public sectors. Typically, you will do the following:

  • Identify the needs of our prospects and current clients in the public sector
  • Support our Account Executives in closing deals
  • Lead engagements of a strategic nature, esp. in politically difficult contexts
  • Orchestrate and add value to every report
  • Ensure customer satisfaction for all types of engagements
  • Demonstrate the added value of the Sigrid platform to our clients
  • Develop long-term relationships with our clients, together with our Customer Success Managers
  • Guide clients in building their maturity in software quality assurance and modernization

What's in it for you?

You get to take part in meaningful engagements concerning the digital backbone that our government relies on. You get to contribute to a better digital society by helping to improve key governmental services, such as DigiD, voting software, and border crossing systems.

You will receive an intensive onboarding program on SIG’s proprietary toolset and methodologies. We will help you achieve your goals through continuous professional development and regular career progression sessions.

We are interested in people who are looking to change the world and believe this can be done by improving software quality.


Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree, preferably in areas such as Business and IT, like Business Information Technology or Business Information Management
  • 8+ years of relevant IT consultancy experience
  • Demonstrable experience in the public sector
  • Demonstrable aptitude toward commercial activities
  • Excellent command of the Dutch and English language, verbally & written (MUST HAVE)
  • Technical knowledge on the level of e.g. enterprise architects
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a motivated team player
  • Analytical, ability to learn quickly and geared to problem solving
  • Competent interviewer and presenter
  • Stage presence on the management level (e.g. CIOs, steering committees)
  • Opinionated, strong listener, seeking to understand first
  • Very customer-focused through a service mentality, both internally and externally
  • Proactive attitude, self-starting, and self-motivated