A career is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.
We are offering an interesting, diversified and challenging position at the core of our company and the forefront of innovation: Our Innovation Center. This is the place, where we and our business units develop the ideas and products of tomorrow. During your assignment as a working student, you will be part of the Accelerator Team and be responsible for support in implementing concepts for our Africa Satellite Programme. You will also contribute towards the planning and execution of the Startup Selection Day and organizing processes of the 7th intake of the Accelerator program. You will therefore work at the interface between startup and corporate world. Are you an out-of-box thinker who likes to develop creative solutions? Maybe you already gathered some startup experience? Mastering organization and coordination of different tasks in different teams doesn't sound like a challenge to you? Are you an open-minded, easy-going and communicative person who enjoys working in an international team? Then we are looking forward to your application!
Who you are:
- Student (m/f) of Business with interest in Natural Sciences/Engineering
- Team player with high organizational and analytical skills
- Creative, open-minded and committed individuals
- Startup experience (optional), but ability to demonstrate knowledge of startup ecosystems
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) is preferred
Duration: 3 - 12 months from October 2018
What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!
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