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Start your career in EMEA

We offer motivated people a place and opportunities to make a difference.  


Are you a recent Master’s graduate, about to finish your studies, or looking for direct-entry opportunities and are interested in starting your professional career within an innovative, diverse and inclusive company? You are driven by new challenges, are motivated to grow and develop and are passionate to make a difference within  a dynamic and global environment?

Belden’s unique Early Career Leadership Program or exciting entry-level positions in diverse disciplines are right for you.

Begin your career journey with us and discover how your talents and skills can help transform the world we live in.

Are you ready to build the future together? Join us now.

Belden’s Early Career Leadership Program (ECLP) is a global cohort-based professional development program for recent Masters graduates to jump start their careers in a high-energy environment with opportunities to accelerate their professional growth.



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We're actively looking for driven young professionals who aspire to be Belden’s future business leaders to participate in real-world, challenging, interactive and action-based learnings.

In EMEA, the ECLP is a three-year program consisting of three 12-month rotations across different areas of your chosen track. Possible tracks include Research & Development, Finance, Operations & Supply Chain Management, Sales, Marketing and Human Resources. Generally, ECLPs start at our locations in Venlo (the Netherlands) or Neckartenzlingen (Germany). 

Next to the countless program highlights that are applicable globally, the following are specific to the EMEA region:

Mentorship Program

A core component of the Early Career Leadership Program is the Mentorship Program to further support personal growth and professional development of our ECLPs. In EMEA, Belden ECLPs are paired with an experienced senior leader from from a a different functional area to support cross-functional learning and broaden the participant's business perspective.

International Rotation

One unique part of the Early Career Leadership Program in EMEA is one rotation takes place at a different Belden site within the region to allow for networking and enhance participants' understanding of our business. Rotations can be, but are not limited to, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and the Czech Republic.

Travel Opportunities

In addition to core requirements training, part of the Early Career Leadership Program are training events that bring together the entire global ECLP cohort in Indianapolis, IN (USA) to network and learn from your peers.

Are you interested in the Early Career Leadership Program in EMEA?

What you will bring:

• You are passionate, enthusiastic, and ready to take on a challenge
• You hold a Master's degree in a relevant field of study
• You aspire to build a career and take on a a management role 
• You demonstrate leadership aptitude and have a strong desire to build a career in your chosen field
• You have completed at least two relevant internships and have less than one-year working experience
• You have strong verbal and written communication and are fluent in English (Additional languages are advantageous, e.g., Dutch, German or French)
• You are willing to relocate

Have you recently graduated and are looking to jump start your career within Belden? If you want to take challenging projects and have responsibility from day one, then an entry-level position at Belden might be just right for you.

We offer positions across a variety of disciplines, but one thing that is the same across all disciplines, you can make a difference at Belden. Let’s build the future together. Apply now to BELONG to a team of innovative thinkers who BELIEVE in the unlimited potential of a more connected, safer, better world, where you are empowered to BE YOU each day, bringing your authentic self to work and making meaningful impacts while we create the solutions of tomorrow.