HR graduate internship

Job description

Are you up for a challenging graduate HR internship in an awesome scale-up environment? Join our People Team In Leiden, The Netherlands and make a direct impact by working on a topic that both influences the engagement of our talent and the performance of our fast-growing company: Performance Management. You will have the freedom to take ownership of your internship and share your innovative ideas with us.


What you’ll be doing

As the end result of your graduate internship, you will advise the People Team on the design of an effective Performance Management system, aligned with our vision, culture, ambitions, and (international) organization. As part of your assignment you will address the following topics:


  • What are the best practices regarding Performance Management at other international scale-up companies?

  • What Performance Management process would fit best with our vision, culture, ambitions, and our organization (both global and local)?

  • (How) should we link performance management and compensation?

  • How do we deal with overperformers?

  • How do we deal with underperformers?

  • How do we make sure we retain our people and create a great employee experience?

  • What are options to reward our people in other ways than just money?

Job requirements

What you’ll need

  • You are following an HBO Bachelor in the field of HRM.

  • You live in the Netherlands and you have some work experience in the Netherlands (can be a previous internship).

  • You are passionate about people and eager to learn everything there is to know about creating the best employee experience.

  • You are a team player (at ChannelEngine it’s ‘We not I’’ ) and you approach people & topics with openness and curiosity.

  • You have a ‘getting things done' mentality and are used to taking ownership of your activities.


Why you’ll love working here

  • Our awesome company and culture! We are a young, vibrant and international company playing an important role in the world of e-commerce and online marketplaces,

  • Individual coaching from our experienced and smart People & Culture Business Partners

  • A steep learning curve with skills development you will profit from for the rest of your life!

  • Great colleagues to work with! We are a fun and energetic mix of people who enjoy the work we do and the people we work with!

  • With more than 25 nationalities, you’ll be part of a diverse and collaborative company,

  • You’ll be working with more than 200 great (international) minds, who will make you feel welcome from the start,

  • Work within an enthusiastic, multicultural team, where your opinions are valued and encouraged,

  • You will receive an internships allowance

  • We prefer this internship to start in January/February 2023.


About ChannelEngine

ChannelEngine is an international, e-commerce SaaS solution, helping brands, retailers, and distributors find millions of new customers by connecting them to the biggest marketplaces around the world.

We are growing at a rapid pace, with a mission to cover the globe. For this, we need to expand our teams with ambitious, adventurous, and enthusiastic people who want to shape the world of e-commerce with us. If this sounds like you, we look forward to receiving your application.