Afrika Kommt! Fellowship Programme 2019-2012: Call for Applications

AFRIKA KOMMT! is an initiative of leading German enterprises for future leaders from Sub-Saharan
Africa. The fellowship programme aims at highly qualified young professionals and junior executives
from countries in Sub-Saharan Africa with several years of work experience, strong leadership qualities
and a high level of commitment and dedication.

At the heart of the programme is an eight-month internship in a German enterprise, allowing the
participants:
- to gain first-hand practical experience in a leading German enterprise
- to be exposed to leadership concepts and management techniques in practice
- to become acquainted with working processes and business culture in German enterprises
- to extend their international management competencies
- to initiate networks of cooperation between Sub-Saharan Africa and German companies

Qualifications / Required Experience

- University degree in one of the following areas: Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer
Science / Information Technology, Business Information, Communication, Economics,
Humanities, Human Resources, Industrial-, Mechanical- , Process- , Electrical Engineering,
Finance, Healthcare, Law, Life Science, Marketing, Medicine, Pharmacy, Physics, Psychology,
Product Management, Sales, Social Sciences, Supply Chain Management
- Postgraduate degree (e.g. MBA) is an advantage
- Two to five years of relevant work experience
- Excellent English languages skills
- French, Portuguese and German skills are an advantage
- Intercultural competencies, open to new experiences abroad and willing to learn German

How to apply

Applications can be submitted until 11 January 2019 through the online application system on
www.afrika-kommt.de.
For further information and specific candidate profiles see: www.afrika-kommt.de