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Finance Internship - Dutch speaking



Accounting & Finance
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2023

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’re passionate about Finance, we’re offering you the opportunity to join the diverse team at our Amsterdam HQ and make a real difference in our scaleup environment.  


🥜 In a nutshell 

First things first: The role of an intern at Picnic is a versatile one. From day one, you’ll coordinate a personal project in a holistic and sustainable way and play a crucial role in Picnic’s business model. It’s important to us that you run the whole project from initiation to implementation.

You’ll get to be part of the fast-growing Finance Team, which is transforming into a more mature level every day. Within this team you are enforcing the Purchase to Pay (P2P) process. You’ll have a mentor who will be supporting you during your whole Picnic journey, standing ready for any personal or professional challenges coming your way!


🎯 What you’ll do

You will be joining the day-to-day business of the finance team. This means working on several projects and ad hoc activities but, you will also be responsible for your own recurring tasks. 

Some projects that you could be working on during your internship:

  • Booking & correcting invoices and getting to know the accounting streams at Picnic
  • Indicating and implementing process improvements
  • Invoice and book runner fines
  • Be point of contact for finance booking issues
  • Responsibility on the approval routes of invoices within the business
  • Take the lead in our external payment program Pleo


⭐ About you

  • You are currently enrolled in an applied science study (HBO) in the financial field
  • You work precise and accountable
  • Clear and progressive communication skills
  • You are fluent in both verbal and written English and Dutch
  • Availability: at least 4-6 months for a regular internship
  • Assertive mindset


📖 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 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.
There are plenty of sports communities and events to get involved with, from tennis to yoga to climbing!

Attractive package
We offer €800 gross salary per month for a full-time internship as well as 12.5 vacation days per six months, 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.

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


Closing Interview