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Fellowship Programme AFRIKA KOMMT! - 7th intake - Open for Applications

06.12.17 AHK Süd-Afrika - News-Hauptkategorie, Miscellaneous News

AFRIKA KOMMT!
An Initiative of German Industry for Future Leaders
from Sub-Saharan Africa


AFRIKA KOMMT! Fellowship Programme 2018-2020: Open for Applications

AFRIKA KOMMT! is an initiative of leading German enterprises for future leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa. The fellowship programme aims at highly qualified young professionals and junior executives from countries in Sub-Saharan Africa with several years of work experience, strong leadership qualities and a high level of commitment and dedication.

At the heart of the programme is an eight-month internship in a German enterprise, allowing the participants:

  • to gain first-hand practical experience in a leading German enterprise
  • to be exposed to leadership concepts and management techniques in practice
  • to become acquainted with working processes and business culture in German enterprises
  • to extend their international management competencies
  • to initiate networks of cooperation between Sub-Saharan Africa and German companies

QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • University degree in one of the following areas: Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science / Information Technology, Business Information, Communication, Economics, Humanities, Human Resources, Industrial-, Mechanical- , Process- , Electrical Engineering, Finance, Healthcare, Law, Life Science, Marketing, Medicine, Pharmacy, Physics, Product Management, Sales, Social Sciences, Supply Chain Management
  • Postgraduate degree (e.g. MBA) is an advantage
  • Two to five years of relevant work experience
  • Excellent English languages skills
  • French, Portuguese and German skills are an advantage
  • Intercultural competencies, open to new experiences abroad and willing to learn German

HOW TO APPLY
Applications can be submitted until 19 January 2018 through the online application system on www.afrika-kommt.de.

For further information and specific candidate profiles see: www.afrika-kommt.de