IT Traineeship

The application for the IT traineeship will open in February 2022 for the starting date of September 2022
Unleash your nature

Ready to kick start you career?


Do you want to be part of building a highly capable IT organization to enable FrieslandCampina to win in the market with speed every day through scalable processes and technology expertise & services? As IT trainee you will be working in an international environment and collaborating with colleagues from all over the world. You will be working on topics like driving commercial effectiveness, implementing new business applications and supporting decision making through business intelligence and predictive analytics solutions.

We are looking for Corporate Trainees that have the ambition to be the future leaders of our international IT organisation and bring FrieslandCampina a step further in its journey.

During your traineeship you can work on this goal by applying your technology expertise and data savviness. In 2020, the IT organization launched a new strategy organizing ourselves around nine IT platforms, for example Commerce, Supply Chain, Data & Analytics or IT Operations that have end-to-end responsibility for delivering IT services to the business. As IT trainee, you will be part of one of these platforms and can expect to shape and implement our new technology strategy, facilitate decision making through data and AI solutions, set IT guidelines for the business and support digital transformation by automating processes.

Are we looking for you?

  • You have completed a Master of Science in the field of Technology/Computer Science, Information Management, Econometrics at the start of the traineeship program;
  • You have a strong affinity with IT, data analytics, or technology;
  • You preferably have entry level work experience (e.g. through an internship);
  • You have an International mindset;
  • You are a team player, analytical, result driven, and have strong social and leadership skills;
  • Fluent in English

Examples of Assignments


Digital Business Analyst
Are you curious about what can be achieved by blending our physical world with the virtual one? This is exactly where our team operates in. You’ll be working across the company with people that have to learn about the new digital possibilities. Your work includes analysing existing business problems, joining customer journey mapping teams, applying structured problem solving, working in an agile team that applies design thinking in all we do and advise.

Client IT Manager
As Client IT Manager you are an internal account manager for different departments and factories of FrieslandCampina.’ What are the ICT needs of the departments?’ and ‘what is the best way to fulfill these needs?’ are questions you and your team of IT- specialists have to find the answers to. The Client IT Manager is the link between the internal customer and the IT department. In this role you are both an ad-hoc problem solver as a internal consultant who helps their clients with offering innovative IT solutions. As Client IT Manager your results are highly visible and you quickly broaden your network throughout the entire company.

Cecile, IT Trainee

“I am working in B2B IT on Digital Customer Experience projects. It is a really diverse role and brings me into contact with people not only in IT but from all over the business!”

Eva van Hoogstraten


The application for the IT traineeship will open in February 2022 for the starting date of September 2022

Do you have questions about the traineeship? Contact me!

Eva van Hoogstraten