A graduate job at FOSTEC & Company is the launching pad for an outstanding career. We seek top graduates from all disciplines and applicants with basic professional experience who share our passion for entrepreneurial thought and action and tangible results.
What you can expect: challenging assignments within exceptionally innovative, future-oriented digitalisation projects, responsibility at an early stage, an international work environment, a unique company culture, unbeatable opportunities for development and a whole lot of fun. Are you ready?
At FOSTEC & Company, our three core areas of expertise are perfectly complemented by our project teams, enabling us to create maximum added value for renowned corporate clients across a variety of sectors. These teams consist of:
- Strategic advisers
Focus: methodological expertise and project management; overall project management
- E-commerce experts
Comprehensive know-how pertaining to e-commerce and digitalisation; project experience
- Industry experts
Industry-specific know-how and operational project experience
Starting Out at FOSTEC
Depending on your level of qualification, there are different options for starting out at FOSTEC & Company. All the positions, however, have one thing in common: we expect a lot from you, but we also have a lot to offer in return. The boutique character of our firm and our consistent focus on core strategic issues in the field of digitalisation give rise to outstanding opportunities at all career levels.
As a Student
We offer outstanding Bachelor’s and Master’s students the opportunity to experience the a consulting workday at first hand. You’ll be put to work as a fully-fledged member of a project team from the outset and will handle particular workstreams autonomously under the guidance of experienced consultants. If we like your way of working, your personality and your results, the internship will be your entrance ticket to a fixed position. We recommend an internship of at least twelve weeks’ duration.Learn more
As a Graduate with Bachelor's Degree
Our analyst programme offers an intensive introduction to our strategy consulting boutique. Different stations, intensive project work, fantastic training sessions and ongoing mentoring by experienced consultants – a true deep dive into the consulting world of FOSTEC & Company! During the 6-12 months of your programme, we’ll support you as you learn how to think like an entrepreneur.
It’s not only on projects that you’ll be required to handle important assignments in an autonomous fashion – you’ll also be required to contribute to the ongoing development of our firm. Working in internal teams, you’ll develop ideas, improve processes and actively help to shape FOSTEC & Company’s future. Whether in HR marketing, knowledge management or as part of our parent company, FOSTEC Ventures, we’ll give you the opportunity to be an entrepreneur!
If you prove yourself as an analyst in the 6-12 months of your program, we’ll look forward to welcoming you back as an Associate after your master’s degree.Learn more
As a Graduate with Master's Degree
If you possess a good Master’s qualification, you can begin your career with us in a consultant role. After a short time, you’ll take over responsibility for your own workstreams and customer contacts on projects – naturally with experienced consultants at your side. Our goal is that during your time as a consultant, you get to know the entire spectrum of digitalisation and e-commerce-related topics with which our strategy boutique deals. As a result, you’ll be trained as a generalist in core aspects of management and gain familiarity with a wide variety of industries.Learn more
As a Graduate with Doctorate or MBA
With a doctorate or an MBA from a respected business school, you can become a consultant or senior consultant. Your role will depend on your level of professional experience, In light of your qualifications, you’ll be expected to quickly assume responsibility not only for individual projects, but also for the company as a whole. Within particular projects, you’ll work autonomously on important sub-sections of the project. You’ll learn to think entrepreneurially and play a decisive role in developing solutions. With the support of experienced colleagues, you’ll take steps towards assuming managerial responsibilities and building customer relationships. The goal is to prepare you for tasks in the next step of your career, as a project manager.Learn more
Your Progression as a Strategic Adviser at FOSTEC & Company
Day to day, we support your personal, professional and entrepreneurial development by means of a steep learning curve. The following figure gives an overview of the path you can expect to take at FOSTEC & Company. Our goal is to promote your ongoing development in pursuit of the goal of becoming a partner in our firm, which is 100% independent and partner-managed.
As a Digitalisation / E-Commerce Expert (Expert / Senior Expert)
Do you possess considerable experience in digitalisation and/or e-commerce and expert knowledge in these areas? For us, professional experience means that you have successfully led a comprehensive range of projects in the fields of e-commerce and/or digitalisation and are among the foremost experts in your area. If this sounds like you, consider our Expert Track, which enables experts to be incorporated into our consulting team as both freelance and permanent employees.Learn more
As an Industry Expert (Expert / Senior Expert)
Do you possess considerable experience in our focus industries and outstanding industry know-how? FOSTEC & Company can offer you a tailored path into our consulting team. For us, professional experience means you have comprehensive industry know-how plus several years of experience and that you are among the leading experts in a particular industry. If this sounds like you, consider our Expert Track, which enables experts to be incorporated into our consulting team as both freelance and permanent employees.Learn more
Your Progression as a Digitalisation / E-Commerce Expert and Industry Expert at FOSTEC & Company
The following diagram gives an overview of your career path at FOSTEC & Company. With our Expert Track, we offer you the opportunity to support our consulting team with your expertise and demonstrate your competence in exciting projects. It offers the opportunity for continuous further development and maximum flexibility, since you can join our team of experts as either a permanent or freelance employee.To our current vacancies
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Markus Fost, MBA, is an expert in e-commerce, online business models and digital transformation, with broad experience in the fields of strategy, organisation, corporate finance and operational restructuring.Learn more