Trainee Program US m/f/dArbeitsort: Weil der Stadt

As an international wholesaler of photovoltaic systems, we are at the heart of the solar energy market of the future. With every product we deliver, we help shape the energy transition. This applies to every single workplace and every single person in our team.

Success in the market of the future means dynamic growth. That is why we are looking to strengthen our team and offer new opportunities to get involved in solar energy.

THIS IS YOUR JOB

Depending on your previous knowledge and professional experience, you will receive an intensive and detailed induction lasting several months at our German headquarters covering all the main business areas of an international wholesale company. Besides tasks, processes and structures, you will also get to know an internal network of contacts. Through our International Business Department, you will quickly gain an insight into the US market and our growth plans there – while establishing initial contacts with our existing US companies. The goal of the intensive program is to prepare you for your permanent work abroad in one of our US branches (country contract, no secondment). 

  • Approx. 6-month intensive program, depending on individual progress and operational circumstances
  • More than just shadowing – Involvement in day-to-day business and assumption of initial tasks and projects within the departments that are passed through during the program
  • Support for professional and personal development

Your specific assignment in the US will depend greatly on your experience, previous knowledge and preferences. We are also flexible regarding to the location of your assignment. We currently have offices in New Jersey, Texas, Florida and California. In addition, we plan to open more offices in other states in the future as part of our growth.

Your tasks will include:

  • Initial responsibility in an area within the US Holding or one of the local units in NJ, FL, TX & CA
  • Support for the local management related to procurement, operations, processes & organization
  • Interface between the US companies and our head office in Germany
  • Transfer of information and knowledge from the head office to the USA and within the US companies 
  • Covering new tasks and areas of responsibility that develop and are required in the growth phase 

THESE ARE YOUR STRENGHTS

You are a self-starter who is used to working independently and is ready to take on responsibility. You are flexible, motivated and resilient. You also have an entrepreneurial mindset, excellent analytical skills, and are not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get things done. You would like to work in the US and already have initial contacts or a cultural connection to the US.

WHAT YOU BRING ALONG

  • Training or studies with a business and/or international focus
  • 1-3 years of professional experience, ideally in a US or international environment
  • Business fluency in English is absolutely essential, knowledge of German an advantage
  • Green Card or US Citizenship are mandatory due to current visa regulations

WHAT WE OFFER

Good onboarding, training, free coffee and blah-blah:
Instead of standard platitudes, we prefer to be personal. What do we offer? We'll explain in conversation! True to the motto: as individual as possible, as flexible as necessary.
We look forward to it!

 

Kontakt

Krannich Group GmbH
Heimsheimer Str. 65/1
71263 Weil der Stadt