Internship KPN procurement

  • Internships
  • Zoetermeer
  • Junior
  • HBO


  • Join Young KPN
  • Internship compensation of €600 per month (full-time)


Are you looking for an internship in which you will learn the tricks of the procurement/purchasing trade? Then the internship at KPN Procurement might be for you. Within the Procurement Center of Excellence team that deals with Third Party Risk Management (TPRM), Sustainability (CSR) and Digitalization of Procurement activities, among others, we are looking for an intern. In this internship, under the guidance of our experienced Procurement Officer(s), you will work on a variety of activities while also coming into contact with our suppliers and colleagues from other KPN departments.


Your role as Internship KPN procurement


As a Procurement Intern, you will help build our Third Party Risk Management and compliance activities. This includes areas such as financial risks, cybersecurity risks and sustainability risks. Our ambition is to standardize and digitize our risk and compliance activities as much as possible. You will come into contact with many different processes and systems used within KPN and beyond.


Your activities consist of:

  • Supporting the creation of policies and processes whether or not by (helping to) create quick reference cards and video learnings
  • Prepare assessments in our systems and then deploy them internally and externally and monitor progress
  • Assist our contract managers with the onboarding of our suppliers in the TPRM process and monitor its progress
  • Contribute to the preparation and execution of risk assessments with the different Procurement teams
  • Analyzing supplier data in our systems, e.g. for presence of the correct contracts and, if necessary, setting out actions.


More about your position

This is your team


At KPN, we have created a Procurement Center of Excellence (CoE) consisting of approximately 10 professionals. Our Procurement CoE is a hub of innovation, where every day offers a new opportunity to learn, grow and contribute to the future of our company. 

We work hybrid: on Mondays we are in Zoetermeer, the other days we work from home, or our office in Rotterdam or Amsterdam.


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What will you bring us?


We are looking for a creative, communicatively skilled and motivated intern to join us in further fleshing out the standardization and digitization of risk and compliance activities. 

To make this internship a success: 

  • Are you following an HBO study in which supply chain, CSR or risk management is an important part of your studies?
  • Do you have an interest in IT and new technologies, such as AI
  • Do you have experience with and interest in working with data
  • Are you curious and dare to question our approach/approach and ideas


Do you not meet all the requirements? We still cordially invite you to respond.


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What will you get from us


Of course, as KPN, we also have a lot to offer you. This is what you get from us:

  • An internship allowance of €600 based on a full-time internship
  • A place where you can learn a lot and participate fully under supervision
  • Opportunity to participate in activities and work with various other interns and junior colleagues
  • Opportunity to join KPN if you perform well
  • A good work-life balance (such as 2 days in the office, 3 days at home, transition leave, holiday change to a holiday of your religious or cultural preference)
  • Home office to optimize your workplace at home such as with a laptop
  • A travel allowance for commuting if you do not have a student travel product: either full reimbursement 2nd class public transport or € 0.23 per kilometer when using a car.


Our belief in technology is great. This becomes even more powerful together with human contact. That is why we would like to meet you! 

Would you like to know more? Then contact our campus recruiter Anne van Dam,



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What happens after you apply?


You apply

Is this job opening your dream job? Thank you for applying. We will receive your application and contact you soon.


Phone call

We'd like to get to know you better. We'll schedule an initial meeting. One of our recruiters will contact you by phone.


Second interview

Both sides still satisfied? Then a second interview will be scheduled.


Welcome to the team

Welcome to KPN. Today starts your induction program.

Interested? Send us your application!

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Can I help you?

Harnam, Lisa


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