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Design your own Career!

Gurit Entrepreneurial Trainee Program

The Gurit Entrepreneurial Trainee Program is dedicated to international talent and provides a unique opportunity to take a leading role in our Company. In the second generation of our Entrepreneurial Trainee Program our aim of creating a unique opportunity for individuals that possess a strong technical education and an entrepreneurial mindset continues. The structured trainee program is designed to enable individuals to develop a strong understanding of our business, as well as further develop professional skills whilst taking responsibility and accountability in leading 3 strategic assignments over an 18 month program. The goal of our program is to develop candidates into technology executives and enable them to assume a leadership role within a short period of time. Participants are supported by members of the Gurit Executive Management Team and will acquire excellent insight into the global Gurit business.

What We Offer:

  • Become part of a global team and “deliver the future of composite solutions”
  • Take on a leading management function within a short period of time
  • Identify business opportunities, leverage creativity and entrepreneurial freedom
  • Develop concepts, take responsibility, implement projects and work in cross-functional teams
  • Learn directly from Gurits top talent
  • Prospect to assume a leading role within one of Gurit’s Business Units

Trainee Program Elements:

Trainee Program Elements

  • Rotational program with tailored operational and strategic projects
  • Selection of 2 participants that possess a strong technical education from first class universities
  • Allocation of 3 assignments over 18 months
  • Day-to-day learning experience and on-the-job training
  • Structured performance evaluation
  • Individual and tailored learning and development process, in-house and through our globally recognized international learning and development partners
  • Inclusion in Gurit talent pool for in-house succession path to top-grade executive level positions
  • Prospect to assume a leading role within one of Gurit’s Business Units
  • Business Insight at the highest levels
  • International exposure
  • Cross cultural networking

What You Need to Bring:

Education:

  • MBA or equivalent graduate degree in specified technical subject areas
  • Strong foundation in Business Economics / Administration

Personality:

  • Proven entrepreneurial experience displayed in a business initiative or large project
  • Demonstrated affinity for Gurit`s products and technologies
  • Between 3 to 7 years of relevant work experience
  • Leadership skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate with top management, peers and / or customers
  • Flair for foreign cultures
  • Proven ability to manage complex projects
  • Willingness to take responsibility
  • Geographic flexibility: travel is required for the whole duration of the program as projects are global
  • Command of languages relevant to the opportunity of interest

Why Gurit for my career move?

Our Entrepreneurial Trainees work with Gurits senior leaders which creates the opportunity to learn from our top talent whilst demonstrating their potential in delivering complex strategic projects that add value to our organisation. This level of exposure at this relatively early stage of their careers truly is exceptional and fosters fast track opportunities.

Gurit is focused in supporting the development and management of its top talent; from providing opportunity lead career advancement in our global framework, to bespoke technical development and leadership development through globally recognized international partners.

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