Take steps to greatness.

Are you ready to take the next step towards a successful future? Then we welcome you to discover more about our diverse opportunities. If you are highly committed with a proactive mindset, you can put your ideas into action every day. Valuable on-the-job training will set you up for success. Grow your skills and excel together with us.

Franke Graduate and Early Career Program (GEC)

Make an impact. Move your ideas forward.

Do you want to make a difference and grow your skills on a deep level? At Franke, we understand how important it is to get exposure, learn, and develop early in your career. We support and prepare you to take on a key role in one of our divisions or matrix functions after successful completion of the GEC program. 

Diverse GEC opportunities are available in all our divisions and group functions at our major locations around the world. Your interdisciplinary projects will inspire you and allow you to collaborate on real-life business and leadership challenges.

Examples include:
Corporate Innovation Project Manager
Environmental Sustainability Project Manager
Organisational Change Management Project Manager
Project Management Officer
Strategic Assistant to CEO (Chief of staff)
Category Management Project Manager
Quality Management Project Manager
Procurement Project Manager
Supply Chain Management Project Manager
Engineering Project Manager

Our 12-18 month tailored GEC experience enables you:
You will deliver projects with impact on our local and global businesses – from the very beginning
•  We will increase your responsibilities and assign challenging projects to you to accelerate your professional development and personal growth
You will have the opportunity to influence stakeholders, bring your strategic thinking and your creativity into play and challenge the status quo​


You will receive:

  A set of challenging projects to lead with continuous exposure to senior leaders
  Access to the FRANKE ACADEMY with a broad range of  trainings to improve technical as well as soft skills and general knowledge of the company and products
  Individual coaching and support
  Individual mentoring from a senior leader
  Shadowing a senior leader
  Support from a growing GEC community

What are the requirements to apply?

  You have completed your Master’s degree in Business Administration or Engineering and gained your first working experience
  Languages: Fluent in English (written and spoken) is a prerequisite, other languages are an asset
  You demonstrate genuine interest in our business and are eager to discover and learn about different functions and roles within Franke​
  You possess strong interpersonal, collaboration and communication skills
  You are a team player and an agile learner
•  You are willing to push yourself out of your comfort zone

Download GEC Factsheet

Download our GEC Program Factsheet here:

Nadja Günthard, Global Recruiting & Talent Manager

Check out our GEC opportunities on our Job Portal.

Contact us to learn more:

Nadja Günthard, Global Recruiting and Talent Manager
Email: Nadja.Guenthard@franke.com
Phone: +41 62 787 30 56
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