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Junior Operations Recruiter (NL)

Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Amsterdam (HQ)People & Culture

Job description

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

For our Talent Acquisition Team, we are looking for a: Full time Junior Recruiter. This opportunity is open for 32-40 hours a week.

We are continuing our growth journey in our expansion in Europe! Hence, we are looking for a Recruiter to join us and build a sustainable and high standard business. This is a role for an individual who has 1-2 years of experience in preferably an international fast-paced environment with a focus on high volume recruitment. You will play a critical role in a dynamic and rapidly growing organization where your contribution will make a visible impact every day. You can make a difference! Are you ready for an acceleration in your career? Then you are ready for the Swapfiets adventure!

Your goal

As our Junior Recruiter, you’ll be responsible for a smooth hiring process for all the operational vacancies within this region. These include roles like Store & Field Leads, District Managers, Retail/Territory Managers, Warehouse/Logistic Managers and Mechanics. Besides that, you will work on a specific set of HQ positions like customer service and internships. Next to that, there is of course room for projects to build our employee experience and employer brand.

You will be joining a team of 7 TA specialists with all different focus areas and expertise, so lots to learn from each other.  As our Junior Recruiter you will be a familiar face to many people within the company in no time!

Your responsibilities

  • Recruit, select and hire employees for operational and HQ positions;

  • Writing (translating) and publishing (new) vacancy texts;

  • Conducting interviews;

  • Executing and improving the recruitment process;

  • Helping out with HR/Recruitment related projects (employer branding, experience etc);

  • Support vacancies in gathering additional candidates through social media or other channels;

  • Keeping track of the local recruitment budget;

Job requirements

What Swapfiets offers you

  • Your own Swapfiets (lend-lease) đŸšČ!

  • 32 vacation days; 

  • A pension plan and a discount on your health insurance

  • MacBook or a Windows laptop (what you prefer)

  • Lots of responsibility, challenging work, and friendly colleagues

  • Travel allowance (if you live more than 11 km away from the office, otherwise you’ll just use your Swapfiets, right.. 😎?)

  • Delicious lunch at the office for a small contribution

  • Onefit for Business arrangement (to promote your healthy lifestyle!)

  • Learning programs developed by our L&D department

  • Lots of workshops and inspirational talks

  • One day off per year to do voluntary work paid by Swapfiets

  • Flexibility in working from home/ at our brand new (!) office at the Molukkenstraat.

Your profile

You have got an enthusiastic and eager personality who is able to keep structure and to manage efficient processes. You always make sure that every candidate is having a great candidate experience. Next to this, you have got:

  • Higher vocational thinking level - Preferably HR/Psychology;

  • Around 1-2 years of working experience as in-house high volume recruiter;

    • You speak the English & Dutch (mandatory) language.


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, you will be invited for a first job interview with our Talent Acquisition Specialist HQ (Floris) and one of our Operations Recruiters.
  • The second interview is held with one of the HR Business Partners and our Talent Acquisition Manager (Marleen).
  • Are you and Swapfiets still as enthusiastic at the end of the process? Then you will receive an offer to join the Swapfiets team!