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Business Analyst Intern (m/w/d)



Düsseldorf, Germany
Posted on Friday, October 6, 2023

At Picnic, we’re revolutionizing the way people buy groceries today with our innovative and sustainable modern milkman, app-only concept. We develop a whole new idea in-house, developing cutting-edge technologies and processes to ensure we continue the rapid growth without missing a beat. If you're up for the challenge of taking Picnic from North Rhine-Westphalia across the whole Germany and help scaling up the modern milkman, then make sure you talk with us!  

🥜 In a nutshell

Did you know that...

  • we are a Dutch company founded in 2015 and active in The Netherlands, Germany and France, counting 1000+ talents in our central offices and more than 17 000 talents in operations across three countries?
  • we build 25+ tech products in-house and 20+ AI/ML projects like drop times optimization (read here), article demand forecast or personalization on the previously purchased articles?   
  • we operate with a fleet of electric vehicles (read here), build most of our supply chain in-house (read here) and do only next-day delivery that allows us to set up a sustainable supply chain model? 
  • we raised €600M in our Series D round of funding to further build and grow the best milkman on earth? 

🎯 What you’ll do

Get hands-on experience by working side by side with experienced colleagues in Strategy & Analytics. Use various tools like Excel, SQL or Python to derive data insights and apply them in real life. Some of the things you might learn in your internship: 

  • Build and optimize models for pricing improvements by evaluating and investigating anomalies
  • Communicate effectively with different stakeholders across Picnic such as to deliver impactful and sustainable solutions
  • Compare products and processes quantitatively and qualitatively from different competitors and regions on a product level
  • Develop tools to optimize and automate projects across fulfillment, distribution, commercial or customer teams

⭐ About you

  • You are currently enrolled in a Master’s program in Engineering, Mathematics, Econometrics, or related
  • You have experience in Excel or similar programs
  • You have a passion for detail and are number driven
  • You are fluent in both verbal and written English, proficient knowledge in German preferable
  • You have EU citizenship or a valid visa to work in the EU
  • Availability: at least 4-6 months 

📖 Picnic Perks

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, 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! 
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


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