Application deadline: 19th January 2018
AFRIKA KOMMT! is now accepting applications for 2018-2020 program.
Nineteen Germany’s enterprises founded AFRIKA KOMMIT! back in 2008 with an initiative for economic and capacity development for leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa. AFRIKA KOMMIT! provides the training on-site with German companies for period of two years.
AFRIKA KOMMT! is currently (starting from 05th December 2017) calling applicants for its 7th phase training program.
Candidates need to fulfill the following formal eligibility requirements:
University degree in a relevant subject (please see individual company profiles below)
Postgraduate degree (e.g. MBA) is an advantage
Two to five years of relevant work experience
Excellent English language skills
Basic knowledge of the German language is an advantage
Not older than 35 years and physically fit
Female candidates are welcome
In addition to that AFRIKA KOMMT! programme requires candidates to have the following set of general skills and attributes:
Language and communication skills:
Excellent English skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
High willingness to learn German
High leadership potential
Strong self-motivation and self-starter mentality
High level of dedication, commitment and target-orientation
Strong capacity for teamwork
High level of enthusiasm, flexibility and resilience
Outstanding intercultural competencies
Ability to adapt to new environments quickly
More information about the program can be found at AFRIKA KOMMIT! website.