We're looking for candidates who are ready to be leaders throughout their career at IBM. If you have an interest in leading in a growth market, strong interpersonal skills, and the experience to influence and motivate others effectively, we invite you to explore and apply to the LEAD Growth Markets program.
Candidate Criteria for LEAD Growth Markets:
- MBA graduates in the past two years, or MBA candidates who are expected to graduate in the next 12 months
- Minimum of three years relevant work experience
- Proficiency in English and fluency in local language, as applicable
- Interested/willingness in working/living long-term in growth market country(ies)
- Willingness and ability to travel up to 100% Monday-Friday
- At least three years of work experience in a growth market, with mix of local and international experience
- Proficiency in multiple languages in addition English
- Work authorization in growth markets country as required
- Willingness to relocate over course of program to other growth markets countries, as required
- Experience with direct competitors is ideal
- Prior experience in one or more following areas: Sales Leader, Consulting Account Partner, Technical Leader, Services Leader, Brand Leader
- Prior undergraduate concentration in Business, Finance, IT or Engineering
- Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
- General management and leadership attributes
- Excellent leadership, written and verbal communication skills
- Prior experience working in large, matrixed organizations
- Prior people management experience
- Self-starter with a passion for client service and solving complex business issues
- Aptitude to thrive in an intense team atmosphere, while defining issues/hypotheses, performing complex analysis, and assisting with preparation and recommendations of innovative solutions
- Desire to learn in a dynamic environment
Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
What are the IBM values?
- Dedication to every client's success.
- Innovation that matters for our company and for the world
- Trust and personal responsibility in all our relationships
What is selection process for the program?
Selection process for LEAD Growth Markets program contains screening candidates regarding to key criteria, on line testing, assessment center and interviews. Selection is very deep in order to ensure highly qualified candidates are finally selected for limited number of programs jobs.