Lead Analyst
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

At Picnic, we’re revolutionizing the way people buy groceries with our innovative 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 are passionate about last-mile delivery & analytics, we’re offering you the opportunity to join the diverse team at our Amsterdam office and make a real difference in our scaleup environment. 

🥜 In a nutshell

As a Lead Business Analyst at Picnic, you’ll be involved in a wide variety of exciting projects. By analysing data and making important decisions, your projects will have a visible impact on multiple areas of Picnic including fulfilment, distribution, commercial, and growth strategies. Your leadership skills and ability to build teams will be a crucial part of Picnic’s continued expansion. You’re excited to get involved with all aspects of your projects and demonstrate a “can do” attitude for any challenge on the table.

🎯 What you’ll do

  • Analyse data and derive key insights to solve business challenges and seize new opportunities 
  • Take responsibility for managing multiple business-critical projects
  • Drive key business strategies
  • Work with multiple stakeholders from various areas of the business
  • Motivate, grow, and strengthen teams
  • Convert abstract plans into digestible information for your team

⭐ About you

  • Master’s degree in Mathematics, Econometrics, Engineering, Statistics, Data Science, Physics, Supply Chain or Logistics 
  • Experience in a data-driven, fast-paced environment, preferably in a start-up, scale-up, or consulting 
  • Advanced analytical skills 
  • Ability to tackle complex challenges with outstanding project management skills and an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Excellent mentoring and coaching skills to bring your team to the next level
  • Sharp business sense and conceptual thinking ability
  • You are fluent in English (verbal and written)


You're still wondering if this is the right role for you and you'd like to hear more about the role? Send an e-mail to our recruiter Cristina (cristina.ciorici@teampicnic.com) and ask her for a short call together in order to get more insights before actually applying. (Please make sure that you fit the requirements in the "About you" section and that we can only count applications via the form below as valid). 

📖 Picnic Perks

Every expert was once a beginner!
You’ll get plenty of opportunities to challenge yourself and grow, including the Picnic Tech Academy, Lunch & Learn sessions, and tailored soft skills training. We also offer free professional weekly language courses.
Make a difference
You’ll work in an awesome scale-up 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, as well as snacks and drinks—enjoy! 
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. 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.
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 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)
  • 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! 
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

Phone screening

Online test


Assessment day

Closing interview


Apply now!