Design Your Own Career!

Design your own Career!

Gurit Entrepreneurial Trainee Program

The Gurit Entrepreneurial Trainee Program is dedicated to young international talents and provides a unique opportunity to take a leading role in our Company. Over the course of the 18-months program, candidates will be involved in implementing a number of entrepreneurial projects across different Gurit business units and technologies worldwide. The goal of our program is to develop candidates into technology executives and enable them to assume a leadership role within a short period of time. Participants are mentored and supported by members the Gurit Executive Management Team and will acquire excellent insight into the global Gurit business.

What We Offer:

  • Become part of a global team and “deliver the future of composite solutions”
  • Take on a leading management function within a short period of time
  • Identify business opportunities, leverage creativity and entrepreneurial freedom
  • Develop concepts, take responsibility, implement projects and work in cross-functional teams
  • Personal mentoring by the Gurit Executive Management Team
  • Prospect to assume a leading role within one of Gurit’s Business Units

Trainee Program Elements:

Program Timeline

  • Rotational program with tailored operational and strategic projects over 18 months
  • Selection of 3 participants per year from top universities worldwide
  • Allocation of 3 assignments over 18 months in parallel to day-to-day learning experience and on-the-job training
  • Structured performance evaluation
  • Individual and tailored learning and development process, in-house and in cooperation with international top business schools
  • Inclusion in Gurit talent pool for in-house succession path to top-grade executive level
  • Prospect to assume a leading role within one of Gurit’s Business Units
  • Inside in different Business Units of the Company
  • International exposure
  • Cross cultural networking

What You Need to Bring:


  • MBA or equivalent graduate degree in Chemical / Mechanical Engineering, Material Science & Engineering, Chemistry and / or Polymer Science
  • Strong foundation in Business Economics / Administration


  • Proven entrepreneurial experience displayed in a business initiative or large project
  • Demonstrated affinity for Gurit`s products and technologies
  • Between 3 to 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Leadership skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate with top management, peers and / or customers
  • Flair for foreign cultures
  • Proven ability to manage complex projects
  • Willingness to take responsibility
  • Geographic flexibility: travel is required for the whole duration of the program as projects are global
  • Fluent in English—any other language is an advantage

For further details on the program, please take a look at the program brochure.