Job Opening Description

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Inhouse Associate Consultant – Global Graduate Program

Your Role:

Ideal candidates for the Global Graduate Program are recent MBA/PhD/Masters graduates who enjoy working on teams and have a global mindset. During the 24-month leadership development program (LDP), Associates will experience a mix of strategic management consulting projects as well as functional rotations in the pharmaceutical, life science and electronics industries.

Year 1: Build core competencies with on-the-job training through a wide variety of local, regional, and global projects with consultants and senior business leaders across our global businesses.

Year 2: Immerse in the businesses through 3-4 functional rotations of your choice (e.g., marketing, operations, business development) across our business sectors: Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Additionally, you have the opportunity to do one of the rotations internationally.

Year 3+: Following successful completion, transition to a business sector and function of choice to continue your development as a future leader within the organization.

Throughout the program, Associates will also participate in targeted professional trainings to continuously improve their technical expertise (e.g., industry and function-specific, problem solving), business acumen (e.g., strategy, finance, management) and soft skills (e.g., communication, teamwork).

Who you are:

Minimum Qualifications:
MBAs or Master’s degree/PhD in business, science, or engineering

Preferred Qualifications:
Demonstrated interest in business/industry through coursework, professional experience, extracurriculars, or internships
Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills
Proactive and self-motivated mindset
Outstanding communication and team-working skills
Excellent verbal and written English (additional language(s) a plus)
Mastery of MS Office (especially Excel and PowerPoint)

Applicants should be prepared for behavioral and consulting case interviews
Earliest and latest graduation dates accepted to program: 2022 through May 2023
Must be authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis and have US work experience

Target Start Date: February or later in 2023
Location: Greater Boston area

The businesses of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany operates as EMD Serono, EMD Performance Materials and MilliporeSigma in the US and Canada.


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