Business Analyst

Sales Utrecht Full-time Netherlands

Job Description

Coffee Solutions is JDE Peet’s dedicated out of home business, delivering great coffee experiences to more than 80.000 B2B customers across 8 markets in West & Northern Europe.

As the central Business Analyst for Coffee Solutions you will be the driving force pushing for data-driven decision making by the Coffee Solutions Leadership Team, whilst proactively flagging opportunities for business improvement in different areas of our business. To be successful in this role, you are not only a knowledgeable analytics professional, but you are also strong in connecting with both local and central teams and stakeholders in our Coffee Solutions business. We count on your mindset to create value and your get-up & go attitude to make impact in our value chain.

In this role you get to work in the central Coffee Solutions team and will report into the Finance Director Coffee Solutions.


  • Monthly (KPI) reporting & analysis
  • Structural & ad hoc analysis to identify and provide visibility on business opportunities
  • Support central & local Coffee Solutions teams establishing comprehensive business cases
  • Build & maintain the Coffee Solutions Analytics Community
  • Be the source of information & data insights for several departments and markets


We are looking for a self-starting, proactive pioneer with a drive for excellence, not only good at connecting the dots, but also good at connecting with people. Someone that holds themselves accountable and does not shy away from responsibility. Given the nature of the role, we feel it is important for you to have a certain level of experience as well as a solid understanding of your own added value. We thrive in diverse teams and look for people that appreciate that as much as we do. We can give you a list of “must haves,” however that’s not how we view your candidacy. We do, of course, take into consideration your analytical skills and how much experience you have with successfully translating data into insights and actions, but ultimately, we look at the bigger picture. To give you a bit of guidance as to what we feel is needed in this role, we’ll share our “nice to have” list with you:

  • High autonomy, structured approach to work, proactive and problem-solving attitude
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to translate data into insights into recommendations & actions that create value.
  • Strong business acumen and ability to connect the dots. Understanding the business processes and their performance drivers (operational & financial)
  • Solid understanding of multiple source data and analytical platforms (e.g. SAP Hana/BW, PowerBI, AlteryX, Excel)
  • Compelling stakeholder management and communication skills (in English)
  • Passion for technology, data and learning new systems on the fly
  • 3-5 years of experience in business analytics, working with both systems and people



Additional Information

Your application at JDE Peet's :

If you are interested in this career opportunity at JDE Peet's, apply and join us. After receiving your application we will do our utmost to give you quick feedback. Part of the recruitment procedure at JDE Peet's would be an online assessment, followed by interviews. A pre-employment check can be part of the recruitment process.

The future of work is hybrid, with both office and home playing an important role. At JDE Peet's, we value meeting colleagues in the office to unleash the possibilities of coffee and tea together and we enjoy our focus time when working from home. Join us and you will experience both. Because it’s amazing what happens over a cup of coffee.

Whether or not you are with us, two, four or thirty years, it doesn’t matter. We help you build your skillsets and potential career. We offer a solid and competitive base salary and ad additional benefits to the mix. To name a few: Learning and development budget, career development, Insurances, pension plans and a minimum of 25 + ADV days paid holidays (because we care and want to offer you a healthy work – life balance)

#unleashyourpossibility #acupofamazing #LI-Hybrid


Who we are?

JDE Peet’s is the world's leading pure-play coffee and tea company, with local roots dating back to 1753, and is headquartered in the Netherlands. We unleash the possibilities of coffee and tea in more than 100 countries with a portfolio of over 50 brands, including L’OR, Peet’s, Jacobs, Senseo, Tassimo, Douwe Egberts, OldTown, Super, Pickwick and Moccona.

What’s it like to work at JDE Peet’s?

We are people united by the power and possibility of tea and coffee. At JDE Peet’s, we thrive on the freedom to pursue opportunities, provoking new ideas to make an impact at scale. Our ambition is simple – JDE Peet's: unleashing the possibilities of coffee and tea.

We bring action to our intentions, following through on what was agreed, always pushing things forward. We offer our people a range of learning and development programmes to support their personal growth. We’ve worked hard to build an open, collaborative environment where you can approach anyone and be heard.

At JDE Peet's, we believe it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee or tea. We also believe that a diverse and inclusive culture enables us to serve every coffee and tea lover in the best possible way. No matter who you are, where you come from, how you live your life, or how you enjoy your coffee or tea, you can fulfil your ambitions and contribute to our success.

When you grow, we grow, and coffee & tea grows.


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