Internship - HR


Are you looking for a great opportunity in Human Resources? Are you eager to learn and not afraid to take responsibility? Look no more and join our ambitious HR Team!

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As a Human Resources intern at West Coast Supply Group you will learn more about all aspects of HR. From recruitment, onboarding, offboarding, general employment practices to administration. This is a hands-on internship in a fast-moving environment with multiple priorities being put on your plate to handle simultaneously.

This is what your day looks like. You will be:

Talent Sourcer

  • Use sourcing tools and techniques to search and attract candidates;
  • Maintain database of skilled candidates;
  • Send out bulk emails to prospective candidates;
  • Assist teams in screening resumes, analyzing CVs, and LinkedIn profiles;
  • Promote positive candidate experience throughout the hiring process;
  • Coordinate recruitment events.

Managing the onboarding and offboarding process, including:

  • Drawing up and checking employment contracts for new employees;
  • Registration of new hires in all related software systems and removing terminated employees;
  • Coordination of onboarding and offboarding process.

Completing administration, including:

  • Keeping employment records up to date;
  • Creation, distribution, receipt and filing of contracts;
  • Registration of changes in salary, benefits and employee personal details in our HR software AFAS;
  • Providing administrative assistance with (semi)annual reviews;
  • Assist employees with general questions, including AFAS usage.

Supporting HR team by:

  • Assisting with organization of events, holiday gifts, anniversaries, etc.
  • Creating monthly newsletter.

This is you:

  • You are a third-year student in the field of Human Resources;
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English; another language is a plus;
  • You are able to prioritize your tasks and keep a list of ongoing projects you are working on;
  • You are able to organize your day so that you complete tasks within the requested timeframe, and you communicate any delays beforehand;
  • You are looking for a challenging internship where you are expected to go the extra mile. You are able to work well under pressure;
  • You listen carefully to instructions given, and you are proactive in picking up tasks. You take initiative and you like to learn;
  • You are curious and ask questions. You communicate openly and actively bring issues to the attention of the HR team to get them solved.

    Why West Coast Supply Group?

    Because we get you your coffee as an intern with us, and we will teach you a lot in a short period of time. We are used to working with interns in our learning environment and offer you unique opportunities to grow and develop. We have a young team, so you will easily connect with others. In addition, we really are the nicest, most international and dynamic company you will want to work for! Check our website here for more information about what it is like to work with us and here to learn more about what we do.


    We offer:
    • Internship compensation;
    • Challenge, variation, fun and a lot of serious responsibility within a fast-growing, internationally operating organization that dares to think big;
    • Fast-paced and demanding work environment, but also time for a joint lunch in our restaurant, and a drink at the bar on our top floor every Friday afternoon;
    • Fun team events and legendary annual parties;
    • Open ears for innovations and ideas;
    • Personal plan created to help you and us grow;
    • Stimulating, international and commercial environment. A few key words: informal, no-nonsense, future-oriented, focus on development and success.


    Contact us!

    Ready to join the team? Great! Tell us more about who you are by applying with your resume and cover letter addressed to Esther Schudel, Recruiter.

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    Any questions?

    Contact me to discuss the role and to get answers to your questions.

    Esther Schudel - Recruiter

    Application procedure

    Stories from our Interns

    "I started my internship two months ago and I can tell you that I enjoy it very much. At the beginning it was difficult to remember all the information about the company, processes, and terms, but when you start applying it, the job becomes interesting and satisfying. People are always ready to help and give advice if needed. Thank you West Coast, I feel part of the team." - Mary

    Freedom to do your job WCSG is a ‘flat’ organization so no need to ask for approval on 3 different levels.

    Stories from our Interns

    "I started my internship a couple months ago and learned so much about the business already! The people, the atmosphere and the music in the office help you to perform and become better and quicker. What motivates me most is the freedom and trust that is given to discover new businesses." - Matthijs

    Freedom to do your job
    Trust given to expand horizons

    Stories from our Interns

    "There's a lot to learn at WCSG, as the job offers many possibilities to apply the knowledge you have acquired in your studies and to develop yourself by working on unique and challenging cases. Throughout your internship, your colleagues are very supportive and interested in your ideas that you would like to integrate while assisting you with expert knowledge. This creates a dynamic environment with many open-minded people from all over the world with whom you can always have a pleasant conversation." - Alke

    Constant learning
    My ideas are considered

    Stories from our Interns

    "This internship was an excellent learning experience and a time of my life I look back at with pleasure! I learned a lot about international trade, relationship building with partners, and the various aspects of international trade, such as storage and transportation. Besides the rewarding work experience, WCSG offers fun activities to do with colleagues : weekly Vrijmibo's, summer or Christmas party, events like Mudmasters and even sports such as wakeboarding before work." - Trader Intern

    Freedom to do your job
    Fun at work!

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