5 days ago - req6829

Senior Decision Support Consultant


Project Management

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Veldhoven, Netherlands


Finance, Project Management


8+ years



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Are you interested in driving quality decision making within high impact projects in the complex and dynamic environment of ASML?

Job Mission

The Decision Support (DS) department focusses on strategic and high stake operational corporate and business decisions across ASML. While being part of the Finance organization and through its broad scope, the DS department is involved with and exposed to very diverse challenges such as: Mergers & Acquisitions, Strategy Development, Portfolio Development. You are part of the team that defines and protects the quality of decision making in ASML. As a Decision Support Consultant you support, lead and facilitate project teams to enable ASML’s key decision makers to make high quality decisions.

Job Description

•You support, lead and facilitate project teams and guide the teams through the necessary dialogue and analysis with regard to the decision situation and related governance timelines.

•You help to prepare and explain high quality (quantitative) insights, and to provide senior management with a solid basis for decision making.
•You help to develop means and methods for decision support. As part of the internal faculty for improving skills of decision making under uncertainty, you build decision science capability within ASML.
•You actively interact with internal stakeholders to help the organization apply best practices in decision making, train staff towards understanding and applying decision science concepts and guide internal customers towards the DS department for support.


To qualify for this position, you need to be able to demonstrate deep analytical skills and at the same time very strong people and communication skills. Typically a completed quantitative study at master or PhD level (e.g. operations research, econometrics, mathematics, engineering or physics) serves as a good basis to be successful in this role while an affinity with finance or (business) economics will be essential. Candidates with strong process / change management background together with a different educational background are also invited to apply. The essential quantitative skills that are required is this job should in such case be demonstrated with specific and equivalent past working experience.


You have 7-10 years’ experience in strategy/management consulting, or similar background. You have experience in communicating with senior management and with facilitating and driving key decisions with decision support tools and processes in operations, merger & acquisitions, R&D / product portfolio management, strategy or supply chain management.

Personal skills

You have excellent analytical and problem structuring skills and experience in business case modeling and preferably valuation in the context of M&A. Apart from the quantitative skills we look for a person that is highly empathetic and can generate and effectively communicate fact based insights with a wide range of stakeholders, including top decision makers. You are a self-aware team player, flexible and with a proactive approach you thrive in a highly demanding, dynamic environment. You are fluent in English and preferably Dutch.

Context of the position

The Decision Support department is a team of five who support company-wide decision making processes and business modeling in order to enhance the quality of high impact decisions within ASML. Your position has high visibility within the ASML organization and is part of ASML’s Finance organization.
ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance.

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Keywords: Decision Support Expert, Decision Support, Decision Facilitation, Decision Analysis, Business Modeling, Finance, Management Consulting, Strategy Consulting, Strategic Marketing, Portfolio Management, Risk Management, Analytics, Strategy