Recruiter (Strategy & Analytics)
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands


Recruiter (Strategy & Analytics)

At Picnic, we’re revolutionizing the way people buy groceries with our affordable and sustainable app-only service. We do almost everything in-house, developing cutting-edge technologies and processes to ensure we continue to grow rapidly without missing a beat. If you’re a passionate Recruiter, we’re offering you the opportunity to join the diverse team at our Amsterdam office and make a real difference in our scale-up environment. 

🥜 In a nutshell 

Picnic is tech-driven, but it all starts with the right people in. As a recruiter with a proven track record, you’ll fit into our fast-paced rhythm with ease. You thrive when taking responsibility and are motivated to find the brightest minds to join us.

You’re ready to take on complex challenges, curious and driven to go above and beyond and showing an “anything is possible” attitude. With a key role in our rapidly-growing company, you’ll help build the best milkman on earth by hiring new colleagues for our Strategy & Analytics team, or otherwise said: best analytical minds out there. You’re ready to become a Picnic ambassador and ensure a smooth recruitment process for each candidate. 

🎯 What you’ll do

  • Find and hire exceptional business analysts together with your fellow recruiters and sourcers
  • Lead the end-to-end recruiting process, from CV screening to final negotiation, and give sharp assessments of candidate's skills, performance and potential fit for Picnic
  • Build a robust pipeline of top candidates for immediate or future onboarding
  • Develop innovative strategies to find new talent by getting involved in a wide range of initiatives: from sourcing to networking to helping in events set-up and partnering with different universities or associations 

About you

  • Master’s degree in fields such as (but not limited to) Psychology, Social Sciences, Human Resources
  • 2+ years of experience in recruitment, preferably in a start-up environment
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Stellar writing, speaking, and listening skills in English (any other languages are a plus)
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, curious and driven to go the extra mile in finding the best analysts out there


📖 Picnic Perks

Every expert was once a beginner! 

You’ll get plenty of opportunities to challenge yourself and grow, whether it be by taking on a new recruitment challenge or attending tailored soft skills training. We also offer free professional weekly language courses.

Make a difference

You’ll work in an awesome startup environment with the freedom to drive your own projects and create a visible impact. Our fully electric vehicles and sustainable business model mean you’ll also be contributing to making the world a better place! 

Teamwork makes the dream work

With more than 80 nationalities across 3 countries, you’ll be part of a diverse company with plenty of cool stuff to get involved with, from board game evenings to after-work drinks to our company ski trip and more!

You are what you eat

You’ll get freshly prepared, healthy lunches and snacks (with plenty of vegetarian, vegan, and halal options). Coffee snob? Don’t worry, our amazing Picnic barista has you covered.

Stay healthy 

Mental health is important. As well as having the option to speak with Picnic colleagues who act as confidential advisors, our collaboration with OpenUp gives you easy access to professional psychologists, along with workshops and materials.  Also there are plenty of sports communities and events to get involved with, from tennis to yoga to climbing! 

Attractive package

We offer competitive compensation and a pension plan that looks out for your future self as well as 25 vacation days per year, so you can recharge your batteries. 

Work-life balance

Where possible, we like to enable people to work in ways that suit their working styles, which is why we have a hybrid-working model. Our teams generally like to have at least one team day per week at the office (the tasty lunch and Barista-made coffee may be a factor), but besides that, it’s up to you and your team.

Benefits for expats 

It can be daunting starting a new job AND moving to a new country. That’s why we offer lots of support for our many expat colleagues, including: 

  • Relocation package:If you join Picnic from abroad, we’ll cover your trip to Amsterdam, sponsor your visa, and offer you a month of accommodation while you settle in (as long as regulations allow).
  • In the Netherlands, we offer support with your first tax report as well as arranging the 30% ruling.
  • From health insurance to living arrangements to pet passports, there are always colleagues who’ve faced the same challenges and are more than happy to help! 



We care about your health and wellbeing. As such, we currently support online interviews and remote onboarding (learn more about the process here).

Commitment to equal opportunities 

Picnic is an equal opportunity employer—this means that all decisions regarding applications will be based on qualifications and merit. Applicants will be regarded independently of age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnicity, skin color, civil status, religious beliefs, physical or mental disability, or any other factors protected by law. 

At Picnic, we celebrate and value our differences and are committed to building a safe and inclusive working environment where everyone can be themselves.



Our recruitment process

CV screening

Phone screening


Closing interview


Apply now!