Management Trainee (m/f/d) International Graduate Program
Commercial, Finance, IT, Operations

  • Hamburg, Luenen, Olen, Pirdop
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

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Aurubis – metallurgy is our passion. As a leading global company, we process complex metal concentrates, scrap metals and metal-bearing recycling materials into metals of the highest quality. Metals, which enable progress in all aspects of life. Aurubis employs approximately 6,700 employees worldwide who are contributing to this future. We have production sites in Europe and the United States. Support us on our further growth course and become part of our team!

Create your career with us! Join the Aurubis cross-functional graduate program and give your career a big lift by experiencing all you need to become an entrepreneurial and collaboratively thinking leader in one of the most successful metal producing and recycling companies worldwide.

For our 24-months international cross-functional graduate program, starting October 1, 2019, we are looking for you as a


Management Trainee (m/f/d) International Graduate Program
Commercial, Finance, IT, Operations

Your Tasks

The management trainee program is designed to let you grow into a future leadership job, role modelling cross-functional and transnational cooperation in the Aurubis Group.

How will it be done?

  • Along with two more trainees you will start the trainee program with an onboarding phase in our headquarters in Hamburg, Germany.
  • During the first twelve months you will gain experience in the areas Commercial, Finance, IT and Operations in order to understand and contribute to the company’s value-added processes.
  • By experiencing our major sites in Hamburg or Luenen (Germany), Olen (Belgium) and Pirdop (Bulgaria), you are expected to be attentive for value-creating project ideas, e.g. in terms of continuous improvement, innovation, operational excellence, sustainability or digitization.
  • Based on your insights you will decide on your further specialization. You will realize your project ideas and start the upskilling phase for your target position.

Your Profile

  • excellent master’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Finance, IT or Supply Chain Management
  • international professional experience of at least 6 months
  • dedicated self-starter with a “can-do” attitude
  • ability to quickly acquire comprehensive knowledge
  • analytical proficiency without losing track of the big picture
  • curiosity and creative capability to design new and better ways for the global organization to be successful
  • ability to deliver tangible results in time and to secure target-based outcomes
  • integrative and collaborative thinking and the ability to connect to people at multiple levels
  • engaged to interactive learning with and from each other
  • willingness and ability to self-reflect
  • intercultural mindset and willingness to travel internationally
  • excellent English language skills (proven level C1)
  • one further language mandatory: either German, Flemish/Dutch, or Bulgarian

We Offer

  • a challenging, multifaceted learning journey where you will prove your talents, drivers and aspiration
  • freedom to play a part in change initiatives for further shaping Aurubis’ future
  • a supportive off-the-job personality development program
  • an individual mentor by your side giving orientation and advice
  • an unlimited contract and attractive salary package corresponding to the job’s requirements and the social benefits of a large, expanding enterprise


Then we look forward to receiving your convincing application by May 24, 2019.

Our multi-modular application process: Online application, diagnostic online questionnaire, telephone interview, assessment center in Hamburg