Junior Professionals for Integrated Program and Capacity Planning Mercedes-Benz Cars for Future Leaders‘ Programme Inspire – the Leaders‘ Lab (f/m/x)

About us:

The Mercedes-Benz Group AG is one of the most successful automotive companies in the world. Together with Mercedes-Benz AG, the vehicle manufacturer is one of the largest providers of premium and luxury cars and vans.
Do you want to become exceptional? And become part of an international fast track programme aiming to take over a leading management position right after 18 months?
Then: Start your career in our programme for future leaders «Inspire – the Leaders‘ Lab»!
We are looking for ambitious young professionals who can face challenges in a transformational environment.
After completion of the Inspire programme you will continue your career in the following business area: As part of our organization, you will be joining to reshape the automotive ‚order to delivery process‘. With our partners in Sales and Production you will take the next big step in the future of global production and supplier network planning and create transparency in the end-to-end process chain.
In addition, you will be able to drive the digitalization and automation of our operations and continue your career in various business areas related to production and capacity planning, such as:
– Logistics
– Purchasing or supply chain management


18 months of managing top projects and international assignment
Development into a future leader
Individual mentoring by a top management executive
High visibility among middle and top management
Training camps fostering leadership
Individual trainings from your personal qualification budget
Personal coaching during the programme
Participation in social and sustainability days


Young Professionals with relevant work experience of at least 12 months in digital based Businesses or automotive Businesses and first leadership experience or leadership ambitions
International experience of at least 6 months
Excellent academic university degree in Data Science, Mathematics, Engineering or Business Administration or a comparable course of study
Extended digital know-how
Significant agile mindset
Hands-on mentality and can-do attitude
Ability to quickly adapt to new situations
Coordinating and managing projects with high complexity
Solution-oriented and communicative nature
Social engagement
Fluent in Business English and basic German language skills
Strong interest in new technologies and the potential to integrate them into business operations, as well as foresight and an eye for the big picture in order to identify potential risks and opportunities at an early stage
Effective communication and teamwork skills, as well as problem-solving skills, to convey complex information, communicate with different stakeholders, work in a team and solve problems
Experience in the planning and management of global operations in close cooperation with international partners
High level of strategic thinking skills and abstraction skills to understand complex business situations and develop long-term plans
Flexibility and focus on results to work effectively in a dynamic environment under pressure


You can inspire and motivate a team to give their best! You are empathic, authentic and have the power to persuade! You use state-of-the-art tech stacks to advance various processes and products in the transformation.

Are you willing to lead and take management responsibility right off the bat?
If your personal ambition is to become exceptional and a part of the top management, we are looking forward to your application.

Additional information:
– We have a multi-stage recruiting process: if you pass the Online Assessment and the video interview, you will have the chance to meet your mentor to get first insights into your target area – if you are successful in the selection process, we will invite you to our Recruitathon in July 2023 in Stuttgart, Germany
– It is a permanent position
It doesn’t work completely without formalities. When sending your online application, please attach your CV, an individual letter and any references you may have (max. 5 MB) and mark your application documents as „relevant for this application“ in the online form.
We particularly welcome online applications from candidates with disabilities or similar impairments in direct response to this job advertisement. If you have any questions, you can contact the local disability officer once you have submitted your application form, who will gladly assist you in the onward application process: SBV-Zentrale@mercedes-benz.com .
If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact HR Services by e-mail at hrservices@mercedes-benz.com or the chatbot on our career page via the plus symbol.
Please understand that we no longer accept paper applications and that there is no right to get your documents returned.

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