International Talent Programme - Data Scientist

The Postcode Lottery Group raises funds for good causes. Together with our partners and everyone who participates in the lottery, our staff members all work towards creating a better, greener and more socially inclusive world. Would it make you proud to contribute towards this amazing mission as a Data Scientist? Join our international team at the Postcode Lottery Group in the Netherlands, Germany, Norway, the UK and Sweden! 

The Postcode Lottery Group is building a collective hub to provide our lotteries with the right models, tools, tech, and best-practices to help realize our growth ambition. In this hub you will be working together with business representatives to identify value adding business cases for advanced statistical analytics. You will be working on exciting and challenging data & AI projects that create real impact for the lotteries and our beneficiary organisations.  

Victor Lundell, Data Scientist for the Swedish Postcode Lottery: “The best things about working at the lottery is the wide area of topics I get to work with every day, and the freedom I have throughout the entire process. In every step from identifying new opportunities, to implementing creative solutions and sharing insights with the organisation, it feels great to know that the work I do contributes to a good cause.” 

The Programme

We offer you continuous development by combining your (international) work, personal coaching and development and an external 3 year AI & Data Talent Programme. This 3-year educational programme from MICompany is aimed at developing professionals to become AI specialists and future leaders in their field. You will learn everything that is needed to create value with AI and how to create end-to-end AI solutions. It offers an integrated course portfolio covering four AI-skill domains: Machine Learning & StatisticsData & Technology, Leadership & Change and Impact & OpportunitiesFor more information about the programme, please visit:

Please note that the next start date will be September 1st 2023. Interviews will take place from April onwards.

Your qualities:

  • You are a graduate with excellent results in e.g. Econometrics, Business Intelligence or Mathematics. 
  • You are looking forward to develop yourself into an expert in statisticalanalyticaland mathematical methods and a become an expert in computer science and scaling of applications. 
  • You are eager to learn, are driven to solve complex challenges and international oriented. 
  • You are service minded with strong rhetoric and communication skills. 
  • And finally, you have the ambition to unlock the full power of data to help us contribute towards creating a better world.

This makes you happy:

  • We offer each and every colleague a solid basis. You receive a good salary, join an excellent pension scheme and benefit from outstanding agreements with healthcare insurers.  
  • Its important for us for everyone to continue developing. OurLottery Academy offers an extensive range of training programmes and courses. The career opportunities at home and abroad are practically endless. 
  • We enjoy working with one another. We regularly arrange social activities take the monthly gathering for drinks and snacks and organise our Christmas breakfast at the endof the year that everyone looks forward to and when we look back proudly at what weve achieved together. 
  • Staying active keeps you fit and relaxation is good for you. Thats why we offer loads of options in the field of sport and wellness. Take the weekly fitness boot campand the kick boxing and yoga classes you can join for free. Or take time out to unwind on the massage chair. 
  • Youre regularly involved in the work carried out by the charities thanks to the funds we raise for them. This includes project visits, presentations in our auditorium and our Christmas breakfast and annual Goed Geld Gala” event attended by the organisations we support.
  • We work in one of the most innovative and sustainable buildings in the Netherlands, located within walking distance of the Amsterdam Zuid train station. During its development, more than 100 colleagues contributed ideas tothe building’s design and sustainable solutions. This makes it a place for all of us. Our home base. We encourage everyone to travel by public transport. For this reason, youll receive an NS Business Card which you can use to travel for free throughout the Netherlands even during your free time. 

Your future employer:

The Postcode Lottery Group is an international organisation with a social purpose. We set up and run lotteries to raise funds for a fairer, greener, healthier world. Our players win prizes together with their neighbors and raise money for charity together – it’s a win-win! Postcode Lottery players have now raised over €12 billion for hundreds of charities since 1989. We’re the 3rd largest private charity donor in the world. Every day, more than 1,500 team members in the Netherlands, Sweden, Great Britain, Germany and Norway are helping to raise 2.3 million for charity partners. 

Join us!

If you’re interested, you can apply nowSimply send your CV and a letter of motivation for the attention of Caroline Hetterschijt via If you’d like more information, Caroline would be happy to help you. Just call+31(0)6-23788661.  

Please note that candidates will have to be eligible to work in the EU to be considered for this talent programme.


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Caroline Hetterschijt

Corporate Recruiter