Working at JDE in

the Netherlands


We have offices all over the world, offering a coffee and tea for every cup.

If you’re looking to build a career in the coffee and tea industry, you’ve come to the right place.

In our offices in Utrecht and Joure, everyone has the opportunity to unleash the possibilities of coffee and tea across a wide range of functions including sales, marketing, finance and manufacturing. JDE's headquarters is also based in Amsterdam and Utrecht.

Our determination, drive, and global impact makes us unique.



Our people have been raising the bar since day one, thinking fast and acting even faster to make an impact that’s felt around the world. We love dialogue and value debate. We challenge and support each other – it’s how we grow. And our fast-paced, focused, and positive energy keeps us moving forward.


What's in the cup

For You?


If you have the courage and confidence to venture into new cultures & territories, and you're brimming with an entrepreneurial spirit and a drive to succeed, you’ll fit right in at JDE. We roll up our sleeves, pitch in, and get our hands dirty to break new ground. Committed to playing at our best, we think bigger and move faster, always rising to the challenge that matters most and celebrating the wins that count.

Rapid development is the aim of our game, and growing our people is a priority. It’s why we offer our people a range of learning and development programmes to support their personal growth. We also actively encourage our people to broaden their critical experiences outside of their main expertise, creating a diverse and rewarding experience.

Boost Your


Our development programs

At JDE, you get the freedom and space to develop yourself and to do what you are good at. Within our various talent programs, our goal is clear: to let you and your career flourish. 




The JDE Sales Academy is an applied sales traineeship of 1.5 years that prepares you for a successful career in sales. During your training in the Sales Academy, you will invest in yourself by working in telesales to learn and perfection your sales skills before entering the field. You grow rapidly: from cold calls to retention callsand from making appointments for the field service to selling face-to-face  in our Experience Center.  

Do you have a Bachelor’s or Master’s-degreeHave a look at the vacancy of the Sales Academy to find out more about this program. Within the Sales Academy we only have room for the best sales talents. Real winners that perform- in a competitive environment and that consider it a sport to turn a 'no' into a 'yes'. 




The JDE Graduate Program is a program for ambitious University Graduates: a unique development program of 1.5 years that enables a kickstart within your JDE-career. 

Your personal development and growth in your new role are the key elements of the Graduate Program. You’ll follow the program next to your job so that you can start immediately with what you have learned. You work on a solid foundation for your further career within JDE thanks to a well-considered blend of ingredients: a development plan, peer to peer sessions, workshops, assignments and coaching from your manager and a permanent external coach. You follow the program together with your colleagues from the different disciplines, so that you build a solid network and have a deeper understanding of their work. Wtend to start a new group every year and aim for a group of at least 8 participants. 

Have you obtained a Master’s degree and do you have a maximum of 1 year work experienceApply to one of our starter jobs to start your career with JDE’s Graduate Program! 

Our Hiring



Here’s an overview of our typical hiring process, though everyone’s journey may be slightly different depending on the role you apply for.