Trainee Program START IN European Business Services (m/f/d) Hybrid Option GER












Getting started instead of waiting? Starting in October 2024, we will enter the next round with our START IN trainee program at our Berlin site. Are you looking for a trainee program in the field of business or especially for Bachelor or Master graduates? Then become part of our Service Hub team. We will prepare you for your future employment with us through various stations. Each START IN program is individually tailored to you and your strengths. Are you creative, open-minded and interested in digital change? Then apply now and get started with us!


During the 18-month rotation program, you will not only gain a versatile insight into various departments of our international competence and service hub, but also actively shape your career start with us.

  • Together with your mentor you will work out a personal development plan, adapted to your individual strengths and interests.
  • Here you will get to know different departments of our international competence and service hub, familiarise yourself with different subject areas and thus gain a comprehensive understanding of unit-specific and cross-unit tasks.
  • You will take responsibility for exciting (sub-)projects and contribute your own ideas to optimize the services and service delivery of our units.
  • During a three-month stay abroad or an assignment at another BASF Group company, you will expand your network and enhance your intercultural skills.


  • good Bachelor's or Master's degree, preferably in the field of economics, social sciences or humanities
  • first practical experience in the form of internships or working student activities and ideally first experience abroad
  • customer-oriented, motivated to communicate and collaborate, as well as a willingness to explore new topics and areas
  • distinct ability to work in a team as well as very good communication skills in English, further language skills are an advantage
  • practiced user of MS Office standard application


  • Individual support with optional assignment abroad
  • Development and feedback meetings to help you to reach your full potential
  • Mobile and flexible working as well as 30 days of vacation
  • Onboarding including buddy program, to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one
  • Individual trainings and participation in our Talent Journey
  • Transfer to an attractive position after completion of the program


Application deadline: 15.08.2024


Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.


Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Please reach out to Antonia Maske, E-Mail:, Tel: +49 30200556742.


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As an international service hub, the BASF Services Europe GmbH bundles a wide range of services for the BASF Group throughout Europe. In the heart of Berlin, we combine expertise in the areas of finance, HR, supply chain, procurement, product safety and IT. We focus on digital and customer-focused solutions, to create services for future. Learn more about us and our location-independent work models at

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Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.

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BASF Services Europe GmbH
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