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Visiting Consultant, Spring Internship, Bonn

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DHL Consulting
Consultancy, Strategy Consulting


For the spring season 2021, we are searching for Visiting Consultants that support our management consultants on their daily project work. Possible starting dates are 1st of March, 1st of April or the 1st of May. The application deadline is March 17th. You could do your internship with us for 8 or 12 weeks. 
At DHL Consulting, people are our biggest asset. We are happy to offer internship positions to students that are interested to see what it is like to work as a consultant with DHL Consulting. As part of the world’s most international company, our team embraces diversity, collaboration and the pursuit of excellence for our business customers. 
We offer:
  • First-hand management consulting experience with early responsibility 
  • Being part of one of our project teams 
  • Professional, goal-directed feedback on-the-job
  • A dynamic, cooperative and international environment that encourages new ideas
  • International team from about 25 different nations
  • Extensive learning on the job and a steep learning curve
  • Opportunity to join us as a consultant after successful graduation 
  • Duration of internship: 2 or 3 months
Who we are:
DHL Consulting is an essential part of the world’s leading mail and logistics company, Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL Group), with unparalleled access to its most important people – the top management of this prominent global organization.
We have two key responsibilities at DHL Consulting. We provide a broad range of management consulting and business transformation services to all DPDHL business divisions, and we deliver strategic supply chain consulting services to many DPDHL Group customers.
Consultants in DHL Consulting, therefore, have the unique opportunity to experience both in-house and external consulting projects. As DPDHL Group offices and customers are located in 220 countries and territories, this can take you virtually anywhere in the world!
Our Job:
DHL Consulting combines business experience and logistics expertise to effectively answer the multifaceted business challenges of DPDHL Group. Our strategic advisory services help the Group’s businesses to run better, adding value and delivering internal objectivity.
We draw on the collective project experience of DHL Consulting and we leverage the Group’s global wealth of industry-leading research and innovation. In addition, we freely apply industry benchmarks, external case studies, international precedents, and fresh thinking. With our broad understanding of DPDHL Group, we identify key challenges, develop customized solutions, look beyond specific business areas, and implement change quickly and efficiently. To help the organization stay ahead of the curve, we work on many digitalization projects.
Our professional advice nurtures and enables supply chain evolution for DPDHL Group customers in a wide range of sectors and industries, including automotive, energy, engineering and manufacturing, life sciences and healthcare, retail, technology, and more.
Today, more than 100 consultants work globally for DHL Consulting. Our four offices are located in China, Germany, Singapore, and the USA, and assignments can take consultants almost everywhere on the planet.
Our business is people-based and your development is our priority. We have an excellent track record of developing high-potential consultants for subsequent managerial positions in DHL Consulting and in DPDHL Group. On your career journey, your responsibilities will grow – new consultants will focus on delivering great projects; senior consultants or project managers will take on team and project leadership; partners will manage customer relationships and develop business. Along the way, we will support you with a trust-based feedback culture, an individual mentor assigned from the management team, and a comprehensive training curriculum.
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Deutsche Post DHL Group
No matter where you live, we bet you have encountered our vans on your way to university, spotted our airplanes on one of your study trips, or received your latest parcel delivered directly by Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL), the biggest logistics company in the world. With more than 540,000 employees in over 220 countries and territories worldwide, DPDHL generated revenues of more than €61 billion in 2018. The company offers integrated services and tailored, customer-focused solutions for managing and transporting mail, cargo, equipment, and information. It is divided into four main divisions:
Post & Parcel Germany
DHL Express
DHL Global Forwarding & Freight
DHL Supply Chain
DHL eCommerce Solutions


  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Outstanding academic and professional records
  • Bachelor or Master studies at a university with graduation within the next 1-2 years
  • Fluency in English is essential (no German required) 
  • First international experience gained through studies or internships abroad
  • Previous internships in strategic or management consultancy areas of advantage
  • Team spirit and an open mind
Please note that you need to be an enrolled student, or in your gap year after a bachelor's degree, to be an intern with DHL Consulting.
Submit your application in English including your CV, cover letter, academic, and high school records and your reference letters (if applicable). 
Call us if you have any questions. We’d be happy to hear from you: +49 228 29972 425