About SGL Group

SGL Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of carbon-based products and materials. It has a comprehensive portfolio ranging from carbon and graphite products to carbon fibers and composites. With 42 production sites in Europe, North America and Asia as well as a service network covering more than 100 countries, SGL Group is a company with a global presence. The Company’s head office is located in Wiesbaden.

Facts & Figures

Industry Chemicals, Construction, Energy
Number of employees 2400
Number of active countries 14

The Research

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The employee offerings of SGL Group

This is a selection of the Employee Offerings that this company offers to (some of) its employees.

Learning and development programs

  • Competency-based training programmes
  • Soft skill training programmes (e.g. feedback, time management, communication)
  • 180- and/or 360-degree feedback
  • Coaching

Flexible Working Conditions

  • Part-time working
  • Sabbatical/career break
  • Telecommuting/working from home
  • Take your family/child to work day

Networking Activities

  • Sports events (e.g. sports day)
  • Organising weekly drinks or other social event (by staff association)
  • Alumni club (association of former employees)
  • Flexible workspace at the office
  • Online chat/instant messaging
  • Personal online profile/social media
  • Seasonal social events
  • Special informal sessions with Executive Management

Career and succession management

  • Training programme
  • Mentoring
  • Coaching
  • Special assignment
  • Job enrichment
  • International mobility (expatriation or short-term assignment)

Well-being programs

  • Safety programme
  • Ergonomic support
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Programme)
  • In-house doctor
  • On-site flu vaccinations
  • Nutritional information programmes