Aerospace Entrepreneurial Trainee - Kassel
Gurit Entrepreneurial Trainee Program – Aerospace Kassel (Germany)
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Gurit globally delivers composite materials, engineering, processing tools and equipment and innovative solutions to a world-class customer list. We work alongside long standing customers in the vertical markets of Wind, Transportation and Marine with continued focus in emerging markets and product development. If you're keen to progress in a challenging, responsive environment with approaching 3.000 people based in four continents Gurit is a great place for you to grow in a collaborative international environment where you will have the opportunity to take on new challenges and to apply your skills and experience.
Gurit Entrepreneurial Trainee Program
The Gurit Entrepreneurial Trainee Program is dedicated developing international talent and provides a unique opportunity to take a leading role in our Company. Over the course of the rotational 18-months program, you will be involved in implementing a number of entrepreneurial strategic projects in our Aerospace Business Unit. During this time participants are coached and supported by Gurits senior leaders, as well as our globally recognized development partners allowing you to acquire excellent business and leadership insight. The goal of our program is to support your development into technology executives which will enable you to assume a leadership role at Gurit within a short period of time.
Professional Experience Requirements
Having already spent 3 – 7 years in the Aerospace industry you will have a robust working understanding and appreciations of the complexities of the industry as well as an affinity to similar Gurit technologies or products that provide solutions to the aerospace industry.
Knowledge will include:
- Aerospace specifications
- Aero qualifications (e.g. requirements, durations etc.)
- Typical supply chain set-ups in Aerospace
- Design vs. production organisations in Aerospace (DO’s/PO’s)
- Working together with authorities (FAA, EASA)
- R&D environment (e.g. funding, approaches, projects etc.)
- Market understanding (existing products, markets, developments, etc.)
Master Degree or Higher; Aerospace or Aeronautical preferred, but similar technical degrees considered.
The successful candidate will enjoy the challenge of managing complex cross border projects and will likely have proven entrepreneurial experience displayed in business initiatives or large projects. Whilst you find that you identify opportunities and leverage creativity with your entrepreneurial freedom, your decisions will be made based on data insight. Therefore alongside developed analytical skills and problem solving ability you will thrive in leading and collaborating with any area of the business.
The successful candidate will be fluent in German (ideally mother tongue), with excellent command of English (spoken and written). During the 18 month program you will need to be globally mobile with international assignment rotations (up to 6 months) in China, Germany and Spain. (Following the program target positions will be based from Kassel, Germany).
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.
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