Carve your path
Passion, talent and the desire to go beyond to make the impossible happen – that’s what sets our people apart.
A world of opportunities
With offices across the world and a global client base, with SMC you can work in almost every country in the world. You’ll be placed within interdisciplinary teams, working flexibly to create international solutions to some of today’s most complex challenges.
Where will your expertise take you?
Who we are
Siemens Management Consulting (SMC) is the top management strategy consultancy for one of the world’s most innovative engineering and technology companies. Our mission is to inspire and transform Siemens businesses worldwide and launch talent into senior management roles.
If you’re working at SMC, you’re building your network and your reputation in Siemens and other companies every day.
What we do
With offices in Munich, Beijing, Mumbai and Orlando, we work in international teams to solve our clients’ most significant business challenges worldwide – pioneering the future of mobility, bringing smart manufacturing to life, or developing tomorrow’s decentralized energy solutions. Applying our strategic expertise in fields like growth & innovation, digitalization, M&A, government & society, regional strategy and benchmarking, we deliver high-impact results that help our clients gain long-term competitive advantage.
The difference our thinking makes
We’re an independent strategy consultancy that’s proud to have been an integral part of Siemens for more than 20 years. Our in-depth knowledge of Siemens’ industries enables us to thoroughly understand our clients’ needs and design effective, sustainable strategies. We’re in the unique position to witness the real-world impact of our thinking. For us, a project is only a success when we see it affect lasting change.
We launch future leaders
We select high potentials and encourage them to grow into future leaders through challenging assignments, dedicated training and ongoing coaching. The learning curve is steep: That's how we fast-track top talent , that’s how we fast-track top talent. Your SMC experience will make you an ideal candidate for senior leadership positions at a global company – because you’ll be leading innovative projects that positively impact the way we live.
Who we’re looking for
Do you have an excellent academic track record from a top university as well as international experience? Are you entrepreneurial, ambitious, and an analytical thinker? Do you thrive on challenging the status quo and creating sustainable value? Can you communicate across hierarchies and forge trusted, long-term relationships with colleagues and clients?
Then you’re the person we are looking for.
A culture of mutual learning and development
Our professional development programs are designed to hone your talents and equip you with the skills you need to grow personally and professionally. What’s more, we actively encourage your development outside of work, so if you need to take time off to follow academic, private, or social initiatives, we offer a range of leave programs.
From personalized training programs to personal coaches, we build your future.
We let you grow
Our bespoke training curriculum equips you with all the skills you need to build upon your talents and fulfil your potential. Every project is treated as an opportunity for new experiences, personal growth, and the chance to learn something new.
We continuously review our courses so they’re abreast of the latest industry trends and developments. By using real-life case studies and exercises drawn from live business scenarios, our training modules are designed to prepare you for the daily challenges of strategy management consulting and cover everything from consulting methodology, to handling conflict situations, and communication skills. And to help you pursue interests outside of your career, you can choose from a wide selection of optional courses, too.
Feedback & Coaching
We believe giving and receiving feedback is vital to everyone’s personal and professional development, and we encourage open dialogue at every level of our organization, from consultants and project managers all the way up to vice presidents.
An environment of openness, appreciation, and self-reflection are key components of our training culture. From day one, you’ll be teamed up with a personal coach who will act as your guide and mentor throughout your time at SMC. They’ll work with you to develop a personal training program with key milestones and performance objectives, so you always know how you're doing and where you're going next. You'll also have access to a trained internal SMC or external coach who can offer you confidential advice and guidance.
MBA and PhD Leave
We want you to feel enthusiastic and passionate about your work as a management consultant, and a big part of this means having the time to explore your interests and goals outside of work.
With this in mind, you have the option of suspending your consulting career for up to two years, so you can concentrate fully on furthering your education with an MBA or PhD from any university worldwide.
Preparing for your interview
We’re looking for talented individuals with an outstanding record of academic achievement and relevant practical experience in management consulting, to help us think today for a better tomorrow. You should thrive on teamwork, view constructive criticism as an opportunity to grow professionally, and be confident of your skills and strengths. If this sounds like you, we look forward to meeting you.
To help you prepare for your interview, please spend some time familiarizing yourself with our work and interview process. We’ve also gathered together some useful interview tips from across our network of consultants.
Help make change happen
We believe the best solutions happen when you bring different talents, personalities and perspectives together. That’s why we welcome candidates with a range of academic and professional backgrounds, from business & economics, industrial engineering & engineering, natural sciences & IT, humanities and medicine.
With a worldwide presence, and an international network of consultants, we’re looking for highly motivated individuals to bring their creativity, passion and unique skillsets to our global team.
If you’re hungry for success, eager to learn, and committed to developing world-changing solutions, take a look at our entry options.
Our internships are your opportunity to gain practical experience in a leading strategy consultancy. You'll work as part of a team on a live consultancy project, developing solutions to real-life issues faced by our businesses, and making valuable contacts for your professional future.
As a Summer Associate, you'll have immediate responsibility as a member of the project team and work directly with clients. You'll be developing business strategies to solve some of today's most complex challenges and to ensure Siemens' future success.
MBA Summer Intern
We're looking for talented, self-assured individuals, studying at a leading international MBA school, to join the international world of management consulting and work as an intern for a minimum of three months. As a MBA Summer Intern, you'll develop international business strategies to solve some of today’s most complex challenges in the fields of electrification, digitalization and automation.
As an Associate Consultant, you'll have immediate responsibility as a member of the project team. You'll work on-site with our SMC clients in China and around the world, developing business strategies to solve some of today's most complex challenges and to ensure Siemens' future success.
As a Consultant, you’ll develop international business strategies to solve some of today’s most complex challenges in the fields of electrification, digitalization and automation. This is a client-facing role, and you'll act globally, using your expertise to help our clients to gain a competitive advantage. With each new project you'll strengthen your network with Siemens senior management.
As an Experienced Consultant, you'll develop international business strategies to address some of today’s most complex challenges. Your expertise in the fields of electrification, digitalization and automation will help our clients to gain a competitive advantage and you will have at least one year's previous experience in consulting, industry or a start-up environment.
Experienced Consultant (MBA)
As an Experienced Consultant MBA you'll develop international business strategies to address some of today’s most complex challenges. Your expertise in the fields of electrification, digitalization and automation will help our clients to gain a competitive advantage. You will have two to five years’ experience in strategy consulting, industry or a start-up environment and an excellent MBA from a top business school.
As a Project Manager, you should have at least four to six years of previous experience in strategy consulting. You'll be responsible for developing international business strategies to address some of today’s most complex challenges. Exposure to rapidly growing industries and new technology in electrification, digitalization and automation offer you a fast track to leadership positions.
If you want to be a part of the top management strategy consultancy for one of the world’s most innovative engineering and technology companies, we have the following internship opportunities in our Recruiting team:
- Intern Recruiting
- Working Student Recruiting
- Working Student Employer Branding & Social Media
Our consulting areas
Change the face of industry
We work worldwide to develop international solutions to some of today’s most complex challenges. Whether we're helping to build digital factories or shaping the future of mobility, our strategic ideas are steering businesses and connecting cultures across the world.
Where will your projects take you?
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