HR Internship

HR Internship - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

We are looking for an ambitious, dedicated, and fun person to become our first HR intern! 

The Internship

As our first HR intern under the HR department, you will have the opportunity to get to know & experience the entire HR process in a growing international startup. During the internship you will learn the A to Z of HR, develop your social skills and be prepped to be a professional HR professional. You will be responsible for maintaining and building the ATS system, faciliating daily tasks to make the work environment more fun and comfortable for the teams. Your enthusiasm and positive can-do attitude is contagious and inspiring and brings out the best out of people. You will have a chance to work directly with the HR decision maker under mentorship and get a taste of what it means to source, attract, hire and retain talented duckies.


  • Assisting HR Manager in their daily admin tasks and projects (applicant tracking system, job advertisements, placements)
  • Come up with creative and new solutions to improve work-life balance of teams
  • CV and telephone screenings
  • Employer branding on social media
  • Sourcing by using various different channels and methods
  • Eventually taking ownership of the recruitment process, (starting from internships)
  • Project: One effective HR policy that will be implemented across company by the end of the internship


  • You are currently a registered student either Bachelor or Master Degree in HRM or Psychology
  • You speak and write native Dutch.
  • You are fluent (or near to fluent) in English.
  • Available for a minimum period of 5 to 6 months full-time (no research);

Preferred Skills not required

  •   The Burgerlijk Wetboek (Books 6-7)
  •   EU Labor law


  • Market competive internship compensation (350€)
  • HR Training and guidance under mentorship
  • Explanation of software tools and HR programs
  • SEO knowledge
  • Free Friday drinks 
  • International startup environment and colleagues
  • Free bootcamp training (weekly) with trainer
  • Free lunch

Click on ‘apply now’ and send us your CV and exciting duckie letter. The position is available starting January or February 2017 and is for a duration of 5 to 6 months. Please also send a copy to The next internship available after that is starting July 2017.