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.
Merck is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Around 50,000 employees in 67 countries work to further develop technologies that improve and enhance life – from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis, cutting-edge systems for scientific research and production, to liquid crystals for smartphones and LCD televisions.
GOglobal Program – HR
This 2-year Functional Graduate Program is designed to attract high potential graduates and give them challenging opportunities that prepare them for future complex roles. The program encompasses rotations across different HR functions in an accelerated learning environment. This includes international assignments, leadership mentoring, formal training and personal and professional development.
In the course of an individual rotation plan, you get to know the multiple aspects of HR (e.g. Talent, Development & Recruiting, Total Rewards, HR Business Partner,..): After a first assignment at your Chinese home base you will be going international to an assignment to our Germany headquarters. Beyond that, you will get the chance to broaden your perspective and experience a different functional scope or business area.
Start of the Program: September 2019
Who you are:
● Master’s degree in business administration/psychology/human resources
● Outstanding academic performance (top scores)
● International experience
● First practical experience via internships, preferably within HR or related fields
● High motivation and passion to discover solutions to all kinds of exciting challenges
● Fluency in Mandarin and English (German or other language skills a plus)
What we offer: We empower you to fulfill 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!