Intern (m/f) at Inhouse Consulting Merck KGaA

A career at Merck is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 50,000 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.

Your Role: During your internship at Merck Inhouse Consulting – the internal management consultancy of Merck – you will support the consulting teams in challenging strategy and optimization projects. We offer you the opportunity to gain insights into the work of an internal consultancy and to gather experience in project management. Depending on the project, you will join the consulting teams in various project phases from analysis and concept development to implementation.

As a competent partner, Merck Inhouse Consulting advises our management on all levels up to the executive board. Operating from the headquarters in Darmstadt, Merck Inhouse Consulting supports local and international projects in various functions like Business Development, Innovation, Marketing & Sales, Supply Chain Management and Production, as well as Controlling, Human Resources and Procurement.

Who you are:

  • Advanced student of either business administration, economics, business chemistry or natural/engineering sciences with sound economic knowledge
  • Very good written and spoken English language skills
  • Very good MS Office skills (esp. Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Analytical competence and reliable handling of complex issues
  • Proactivity, flexibility and quick understanding
  • Strong communication skills and team spirit
  • You are an enrolled student during the internship or in a gap year between bachelor's and master's degree

Duration: 3-6 months starting in January 2018 or later

What we offer: At Merck, 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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