HR & Recruitment Intern

Intern / Student, Full-time · Rotterdam

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-driven intern to assist our People & Culture team of ​four members. 

As our HR & Recruitment Intern, you will learn and gain experience in various areas of talent retention, such as data analysis, benefits and compensation, performance management, and of course, talent acquisition and resource planning. Besides, you will develop practical skills that will be useful for your future career, as well as be ​given the chance to build your own professional network.

To succeed in this role, you need to be detail-oriented and a quick learner. You shall also be equipped with excellent interpersonal skills that allows you to work within a team as well as across departments, such as the Finance department, Marketing department, etc. 

As a team, we like you to be successful. Having said that, you will have complete onboarding training and mentorship throughout your internship. You are also encouraged to share your creative ideas, and will be supported to translate your ideas to actionable plans and/or projects that service HR vision and business strategy.

If you are excited to join the fast ride of expanding our multinational fast-growing scale-up, apply to join our People and Culture team! This is an full-time on-site internship in our Rotterdam office. You are expected to start ​April 2023, and this internship lasts 5-6 months.
Your mission
  • Draft and post job advertisements to job boards (e.g. LinkedIn Corporate dashboard) and other social media platforms;
  • Be the point of contact with Dutch and other international schools that the HR team collaborate for (campus) recruitment and co-op programs;
  • Shortlist resumes and communicate with candidates through the entire recruitment process;
  • Organize and conduct interviews (online & in-person) with potential hires;
  • Coordinate new hire orientations (contract management, expat management, onboarding process management);
  • Work within the HR team on various HR projects, such as secondary benefit package upgrade, salary benchmarking, annual appraisal talk, etc.;
  • Conduct market researches to expand the resource portfolio that serves better HR strategies;
  • Collaborate with Finance and Office Management team to plan and organize all company events to enrich the office people culture; 
  • Assist in employer branding activities on social media, such as LinkedIn post;
  • Coordinate with other internal and external stakeholders to secure smooth HR operations;
  • Liaise with the Finance team in budget controlling on the HR and office related expense;
Your profile
  • An academic (HBO/WO) student in human resource management, organizational communications, business administration or related field;
  • Previous experience working in an office environment is preferred;
  • Familiarity with HRIS (Human Resources Information System) software is advantageous;
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications;
  • Able to work independently and a true team player;
  • Able to prioritize and multitask;
  • Confident, proactive, and observant;
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills;
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills; 
  • Hands-on with can-do attitude;
  • High proficiency  in English is a must, any other European language (such as Dutch) is a plus;
  • Currently live in or nearby Greater Rotterdam-The Hague region is preferred;
Why us?
  • Monthly remuneration, including internship stipend (600 euro per month for 40 hours/week), commuting allowance (up to 150 euro per month for 40 hours/week), free lunch at the workplace, and more.
  • Fun quarterly team excursions in addition to the regular team outings.
  • Free warm lunch daily at workplace, prepared by our in-house chef;
  • A working environment with highly diverse and driven colleagues (+company dog);
  • Room for ownership and initiative within a fast-growing scale-up;
  • An exciting and learnful position within an ambitious, interesting and young team;
  • Future career growth and self-defined roadmap;
  • Weekly Friday drinks in Rotterdam. We celebrate our success!
About us
B Futurist B.V. is an international trading company based in the Netherlands. We focus on product distribution in mainstream brands / niche cosmetics, perfume, hair care and other fields. With a good reputation we have established a long-term and stable cooperative reputation with brand owners, wholesalers and retailers. At present, we have a diversified brand portfolio. A wide range of procurement channels enable us to have competitive prices, but also build a stable and efficient logistics system.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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