Continental Corporation Continental Human Relations Graduate in Port Elizabeth, South Africa

About Continental With sales of €40.5 billion in 2016, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 230,000 employees in 56 countries. The Tire Division currently has 24 production and development locations worldwide. While the Continental premium tire brand is clearly focused on leading safety performance, the broad brand portfolio and product range offer solutions for most of the market segments. Continuous investments in R&D make a major contribution to cost-effective and ecologically efficient mobility.

Auto req ID 92017BR

Job Title Continental Human Relations Graduate

Country South Africa

Posting Location Port Elizabeth

Job Description

The global Continental HR Graduate Program offers you the unique opportunity to work in an international environment and gain a holistic view of the various areas of Human Relations within the Continental Corporation.

During the two-year program you will participate in different trainings (e.g. project management, shopfloor days, feedback training) and work in four national and international assignments (each lasting six months) within Human Relations, such as e.g. Recruiting, Compensation & Benefits, Talent Management, operative Employee Management, HR Communications or a related department.

You will be guided and supported by experienced colleagues, experts and your own business mentor.

The selection of the assignments depends on the area of work which the hiring department defines for the time after the end of the program. In addition, you will work on local and global Human Relations projects in national and international teams as well as in your graduate group and have the opportunity to shape the program according to your ideas and wishes.

Teambuilding events and various development weeks complement the program and enable you to take the first step towards a successful career at Continental.

Job Requirements

A minimum of a B Tech/ Degree in Human Resources/ Industrial/ Organizational Psychology

You need to be a South African Citizen

Have a 70%+ Academic Average

High level of flexibility as well as willingness to travel/work abroad

Excellent English language skills written and spoken

Competent user of MS Office-programs

Team player and intercultural sensitivity

High self-motivation and ability to work independently

Excellent communication skills

Are you ready to accelerate your career?

We’re looking forward to your online application. Please attach your covering letter and your CV, as well as your full academic history to be considered. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

What we offer

Opportunity to travel and work abroad

Contribution to challenging HR topics

Opportunity to take first own responsibility

Work in intercultural and diverse teams

Enhancement of HR knowledge, business knowledge and soft skills

Understanding of the corporate, market and plant operations in a global company

Opportunity to build a global network

Consultation and advice by an experienced business mentor

Development of a career in Human Relations at Continental

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