30+ days ago - req6829

Decision Support Consultant


Project Management

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Veldhoven, Netherlands


Finance, Project Management


3-7 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?
As a Decision Support Consultant you support, lead and facilitate project teams to enable ASML’s key decision makers taking high quality decisions. The Decision Support (DS) department focusses on corporate and business decisions which have a potentially significant effect on ASML. These decisions are highly variable in outcome in the face of uncertainty in our target markets.
The DS department supports teams in different Business Lines and Sectors within ASML. You are part of the team that defines and protect the quality of decision making in ASML. While being part of the Finance organization, the DS department is involved with and exposed to a broad set of topics and challenges.

Job Mission

As a Decision Support Consultant you support high quality decision making processes and give modeling support for company decisions which are analytical and organizational complex and highly variable in outcome. Communicating the results of your analyses is also part of your job.

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.


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.An affinity with finance or (business) economics will be essential. Candidates with a strong process / change management background combined with a different educational background are also invited to apply. The essential quantitative skills that are required in this job should in such cases be demonstrated through specific and equivalent past working experience.


To qualify for thisposition you have 5-10 years’ experience in strategy/management consulting,strategic marketing or similar background. You have experience in communicatingwith senior management and with facilitating and driving key decisions withdecision support tools and processes in operations, mergers & acquisitions,R&D / product portfolio management or supply chain management.

Personal skills

You need to be able todemonstrate deep analytical skills and at the same time very strong people andcommunication skills. You work in a structured manner and are savvy in conceptsderived from probability theory and preferably experienced in business case modeling.Apart from the quantitative skills we look for a person that is highlyempathetic and can generate and effectively communicate fact based insightswith a wide range of stakeholders, including top decision makers. You are a self-awareteam player, flexible and with a proactive approach you thrive in a highlydemanding, dynamic environment. You are fluent in English and preferably Dutch.

Context of the position

The Decision Support department is a team of five and supports 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. The Decision Support department 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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