Internship Continuous Improvement & Data

  • Operations
  • Amsterdam (HQ), Netherlands

Internship Continuous Improvement & Data

Job description

Swapfiets has bikes, a lot of bikes! And it is growing fast! Improvement of the warehouse- logistics- and repairing processes is a key to success!

As Continuous Improvement Intern you will be a part of team Operations and reporting to the Continuous Improvement Lead. You will be working on projects that enable sustainable growth.

The starting point to improve is to know what is your current situation: What is the way of work (standards & documentation) and How are we currently performing (metrics & dashboards). It is on that second pillar that we need your support!

Your responsibilities

  • Build dashboards in Tableau for each target group: Mechanics & mechanics leads, Logistics leads, Warehouse managers, Warehouse & Logistics district managers, Global managers.

  • Design dashboards that are visual & user-friendly: leverage your own knowledge, gather user’s requirements and improve them further with feedback!

  • Understand data sources, how metrics are calculated and how they influence each other. Identify any improvements that could be needed on these topics.

  • Document how the metrics are influencing each other, so target groups see how they can improve their own performance!

  • Spread the continuous improvement mindset!


Your profile

  • Following a study on Data related topic (dashboards, data-base);

  • Available for at least 3 months (ideally 6months), from June or July 2021;

  • Working on the project at least 4 days per week (not writing a thesis);

  • Speak & write English. A second local language is a plus (NL, DE, DK, FR, IT, ES);

  • Experience with leading projects and coding dashboards (Tableau, Power BI…);

  • Autonomous, organized & good communicator;

  • Existing work permit for the Netherlands / the European Union;

  • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement, Lean or Six Sigma tools and systems is a plus.

What we offer

  • A challenging internship with a project & deliverable of your own;

  • Working in a young and fast growing company;

  • Be a part of the Swapfiets road to expansion! Leading the movement toward more liveable cities!

  • The opportunity to learn more about Continuous Improvement & Lean;

  • Internship compensation of 400 euros;

  • A Swapfiets Original at employee’s price!