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Internship Continuous Improvement & Data

Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Amsterdam (HQ)Internships

Job description

Hi, we are Swapfiets! 👋 The bicycle subscription where you are always assured of a working bicycle. Our mission? Making cities more livable and sustainable under the motto 'buy less, use more'.

Do you see a challenge instead of a problem? And are you ready for an acceleration in your career? Then you are ready for the Swapfiets adventure!

Do you recognize yourself in this?

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!

Would you like to work within one of the fastest growing organizations in Europe and would you like to contribute to a sustainable future? Then you have come to the right place at Swapfiets!

Want to make sure the rest of Europe will cycle on blue tires in the future? 🚲 Then read on!

Your responsibilities

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

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

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

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

  • Spread the continuous improvement mindset!

Job requirements

Your profile

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

  • Available for at least 3 months (ideally 6months), from February 2022;

  • 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

  • Internship compensation of 400 euros;

  • 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;
  • Your own Swapfiets of course!


You can now directly apply for this vacancy.

  • As soon as we think: you've got what it takes to qualify for this position, our recruitment team will contact you to check some basic information and ask you about some of your previous successes related to the role.

  • Next, if we believe there is a match you will be invited for an interview with two of our team members.

  • Are you and Swapfiets still as enthusiastic at the end of the process? Then you will receive an offer to join the Swapfiets team!

Answer your questions

Do you have questions about this vacancy? Contact our recruiter via We are not interested in working together with recruitment agencies.