Careers

Driving and defining change
with expertise, compassion
and persistence.

Career Opportunities

CBR offers you the opportunity
to join an unrivalled team of experts, driving and defining change with compassion and persistence.

Our Guiding Principles

Grounded by
Strong Ethics

Our motivation stems from a genuine concern and care for the planet and humanity – we are here, and know we have the knowledge, ability and drive, to make a difference.

Liberated to Challenge
and Excel

Our approach and mindset encourages people to break free from limitations, push boundaries and explore new possibilities – contributing to innovation and sustained progress.

Built on and Bound
by Credibility

Our collective wealth of experience breeds
trust and reliability, serving as the cornerstone
for the relationships we cultivate and the
quality of our work.

Committed to Inclusivity and Empowerment

Our drive and success comes from a place of empowerment and accountability – ensuring everyone has a voice, the autonomy and the resources needed to thrive.

Technical and
Intellectual Mastery

Our role is not to simply advise, but to roll our sleeves up and work diligently together – possessing and sharing the knowledge, expertise and dedication to find a better way.

Unwavering
Commitment

Our job is never done, but we’ll give absolute focus to the task at hand. Tireless explorers and authentic partners who will leave no stone unturned in our quest for a sustainable future.

Our Vacancies

Project Manager – ClimateTech

Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany

Advertised:
1st January 2024
Closing date:
30th June 2024
Location:
Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany
Job specialism:
ClimateTech & Sustainability
Type of employment:
Full Time / Permanent

We are looking for Project Managers (m/w/d)

  • with relevant professional experience in a technology-oriented corporate environment or consultancy
  • with in-depth experience in technology assessments, feasibility studies and techno-economic analyses
  • with technical expertise in the areas of P-t-X, renewable fuels, (green) hydrogen, green chemicals, biogas, etc.
  • with solid experience in leading project teams in the sustainability and technology environment
  • with strong analytical and conceptual skills as well as excellent communication skills
  • who are native speaker/ fluent in German and English

Personal Development Potential

  • Challenging consulting mandates with leading global companies (including DAX 30) and research centers
  • High development potential due to flat hierarchies, own responsibilities for projects and customer acquisition
  • Opportunity to engage in a start-up environment combined with corporate consulting project work
  • Medium-term development to interim manager with longer-term commitments to our clients

Entrepreneurial Engagement

  • Joint entrepreneurial participation in the development of CBR Consult & Invest GmbH
  • Supportive environment for own technology ideas and innovative technical solutions
  • Access to diverse network of founders, top management, and entrepreneurs

Attractive Package

  • Competitive salary package and success bonus
  • Full-time or part-time (80%/50%)
  • Flexible working situation including home office arrangement
  • Advanced training as auditor around environmental & healthcare management and certification

Project Manager – Life Sciences & MedTech

Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany

Advertised:
1st January 2024
Closing date:
30th June 2024
Location:
Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany
Job specialism:
Life Sciences & MedTech
Type of employment:
Full Time / Permanent

We are looking for Project Managers (m/w/d)

  • with relevant professional experience in an (international) corporate environment, NGO or Consultancy
  • with profound expertise in the sustainability environment (e.g. ESG, Circular Economy, Green Hospital, Carbon Zero, etc.)
  • with strong analytical and conceptual skills as well as professional project management skills
  • with excellent communication skills and experience in leading project teams
  • who are native speaker/ fluent in German and English

Personal Development Potential

  • Challenging consulting mandates with leading global companies (including DAX 30) and research centers
  • High development potential due to flat hierarchies, own responsibilities for projects and customer acquisition
  • Opportunity to engage in a start-up environment combined with corporate consulting project work
  • Medium-term development to interim manager with longer-term commitments to our clients

Entrepreneurial Engagement

  • Joint entrepreneurial participation in the development of CBR Consult & Invest GmbH
  • Supportive environment for own technology ideas and innovative technical solutions
  • Access to diverse network of founders, top management, and entrepreneurs

Attractive Package

  • Competitive salary package and success bonus
  • Full-time or part-time (80%/50%) to reflect your personal situation
  • Flexible working situation including home office arrangement
  • Advanced training as auditor around environmental & healthcare management and certification

Technology Expert

Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany

Advertised:
1st January 2024
Closing date:
30th June 2024
Location:
Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany
Type of employment:
Full Time / Permanent

We are looking for Technology Experts (m/w/d)

  • with relevant professional experience in a technology-oriented corporate environment, or consultancy
  • with in-depth experience in technology assessments, feasibility studies and techno-economic analyses
  • with technical expertise in the areas of P-t-X, renewable fuels, (green) hydrogen, green chemicals, biogas, etc.
  • with a meaningful academic track record in engineering and/or natural sciences
  • with strong analytical and conceptual skills as well as good communication skills
  • who are native speaker/ fluent in German and English

Personal Development Potential

  • Challenging consulting mandates with leading global companies (including DAX 30) and technology developers
  • Insights into world-leading technology projects in the field of renewable fuels and chemicals
  • High development potential due to flat hierarchies
  • Enhancement of technical know-how, responsibility for project management or development opportunities as an interim manager with longer-term commitment to clients, depending on skills and personal interests

Entrepreneurial Engagement

  • Supportive environment for own technology ideas and innovative technical solutions
  • Access to diverse network of founders, top management, and entrepreneurs
  • Joint entrepreneurial participation in the development of CBR Consult & Invest GmbH

Attractive Package

  • Competitive salary package and success bonus
  • Full-time or part-time (80%) to reflect your personal situation
  • Flexible working situation including home office arrangement
  • Individual career plan with technical and project management trainings

Consultant

Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany

Advertised:
1st January 2024
Closing date:
30th June 2024
Location:
Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany
Type of employment:
Full Time / Permanent

We are looking for Consultants (m/w/d)

  • with an own vision about sustainability and enthusiasm to drive change
  • with an entrepreneurial spirit driven by curiosity and execution mind-set
  • who are seeking challenging and attractive tasks, steep learning curves, and personal development
  • with relevant professional experience 1-3 years
  • who are native speaker/ fluent in German and English
  • from leading undergraduate institutions, business schools, degree programs or directly from the industry

Personal Development Potential

  • Strong development potential due to flat hierarchies, high-impact consulting roles and responsibilities on all levels
  • Challenging consulting mandates focusing on innovation with leading global corporates and research centers
  • Consulting work centering around innovation – from strategic innovation portfolio development, organizational and digital transformation to restructuring to enable new sustainable business solutions

Entrepreneurial Engagement

  • Opportunity to engage in a start-up environment combined with corporate consulting project work
  • Supportive environment for own start-up ideas
  • Access to diverse network of founders, top management, and entrepreneurs

Attractive Package

  • Competitive salary package and success bonus
  • Full-time or part-time (80%) to reflect your personal situation
  • Flexible working situation including home office arrangement
  • Individual career plan and personalized trainings

Working Student

Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany

Advertised:
1st January 2024
Closing date:
30th June 2024
Location:
Hamburg / Mannheim, Germany
Type of employment:
Part time
  • Is management and technology consulting with its exciting and varied activities an area that you would like to gain first insights or to further extend your professional experiences?
  • Are you interested in innovative, socially important topics such as ClimateTech, Sustainability, Life Sciences and MedTech and are curious to discover more and dive deeper into these areas?
  • Would you like direct and personal mentoring from experts with decades of experience in management consulting who can also give you advice on your future career planning?
  • Are you looking for a friendly working environment in which you can contribute your creativity and take on personal responsibility?
  • Do you want the opportunity to work in a modern office in Hamburg’s city center with historical charm or flexibly from your home office?
  • Are you looking for the opportunity to make a real contribution in the field of sustainable innovation and practices?

Become part of our young and ambitious team in Hamburg. Join CBR as a working student in the future-oriented sectors ClimateTech, Sustainability, Life Sciences and MedTech.

We are looking for Working Students (m/w/d)

  • with an own vision about sustainability and enthusiasm to drive change
  • with an entrepreneurial spirit driven by curiosity and execution mind-set
  • who are seeking challenging and attractive tasks, steep learning curves, and personal development
  • from leading undergraduate institutions, business schools, technical universities, and technology institutes
  • with experience in areas such as graphic design, MS Office applications and/or application-oriented programming (websites, VBA, etc.)
  • who are native speaker/ fluent in German and English

Personal Development Potential

  • Direct and personal mentoring by experienced consultants and technology experts
  • High personal development potential due to our socially highly relevant thematic focus areas in ClimateTech & Sustainability and Life Sciences & MedTech
  • Steep learning curves due to flat hierarchies and fast, independent responsibility for individual work packages
  • Coaching options in relation to study/career planning and personal development
  • Increasing, challenging support activities for consulting mandates at leading global companies and research institutions.
  • Collaboration in innovative future projects (e.g. production of sustainable aviation fuels).
  • Supportive environment for your own entrepreneurial commitment and start-up ideas

Attractive Package

  • Varied tasks with a lot of personal responsibility
  • Individual training opportunities
  • Familiar and friendly working atmosphere
  • Modern office in Hamburg city center and flexible home office solutions
  • Free drinks (coffee, water, juices, Club Mate) and fruits in the office
  • Company laptop and cell phone

Frequently Asked Questions

How does an ideal candidate's profile at CBR look like?

We seek passionate, open-minded individuals with a wide range of academic backgrounds, work experiences, perspectives, thinking styles, and expertise.

Very good academic credentials are a necessary but not the only requirement. It is the curiosity to ask the right questions, the courage and creativity to blaze new paths, the ability to collaborate with colleagues and clients, and the leadership skills to transform your ideas into action.
We care a lot about us as a team where people are valued for their personality, authenticity and enthusiasm supported by an extraordinary cooperation and solidarity of everyone at CBR.

What kind of consultant roles exist at CBR?

We see ourselves as owner’s consultant of our partners. Based on the concept of the owner engineer as the trusted advisor typically filled by a seasoned engineer or a team of engineers in a construction or engineering project, we always strive to act from the client’s perspective and in their best interest.

We have basically two types of roles at CBR, one more oriented towards the project delivery organization, the other representing the technology experts’ group.

Management Consultants

Management Consultants at CBR fulfill the project management counterpart to our clients. They typically have a background in commercial and business development, finance as well as technical project development. They work on dedicated projects with the respective responsibility to best fulfill the project objective in direct support of our clients.

Technology Experts

Technology Experts at CBR are highly trained professionals with an engineering and/or natural science background. They provide technical advisory and solutions to enable corporations to valorize new technologies to foster existing businesses or to tackle new business opportunities. During their careers, they have gained extensive hands-on experiences in technology-driven industry sectors such as the chemical and fuels industry, combined with an extensive track record in scientific research related to the green transition to sustainable products and adaptive production processes.

Testimonials.

“CBR is unique. Unique in multiple facets. One aspect that is deeply ingrained into our company management genes is our honest appreciation of the people working with us.

As senior manager at CBR and with a strong professional background as executive coach this appreciation is key for me developing high-performing, functional teams that share the same values. Solidarity, trust, and a transparent decision behavior also accelerate both the professional and personal development of every single member of our great CBR team.”

Frank Roth, Principal, Practice Lead Life Sciences & MedTech

“What sets CBR apart is its unwavering commitment to fostering an environment of innovation, collaboration, and growth. Here, everyone’s voice is not only heard but valued, which makes for a dynamic and vibrant workplace. The culture encourages us to push boundaries, explore new technologies, and strive for excellence in everything we do.”

Dr. Chiara Boscagli, Senior Project Manager

"Our team culture is truly exceptional and sets the foundation for an environment of growth, enabling every team member to overcome almost any challenge. What sets us apart is our unwavering commitment towards our joint mission, and how we translate our strong and constructive collaboration into our day-to-day work for our consulting mandates. This ultimately gives us the strength to grow beyond our boundaries. At CBR new talent gets the opportunity to assume responsibility right from the start, hands-on, and foster knowledge, and experience across the whole team. Dynamic, vibrant and diverse we strive together for excellence, in everything we do."

Raphaela Spielberg, Senior Consultant

We look forward to hearing from you and learn about
your ambitions.

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