Susanne Pladeck

Senior Consultant Career- & Talentmanagement

Susanne Pladeck is a Senior Consultant for Career- & Talentmanagement with Right Management in Zurich.

Consulting Experience

Susanne Pladeck holds a Master of Arts degree in Communication Science,  Psychology and Culture/Communication/Management. She worked as Career Counselor, Trainer and Coach at different Swiss Universities, Consulting Companies as well as on a freelance basis and brings further Counseling experience in the field of Management Development and 360° Feedback.

Specific fields of counseling knowledge:

She additionally has a broad knowledge in job requirements and profiles of e.g. the Communications and Media industry, the Banking industry and the Engineering branch.

Business and Organizational Experience

Susanne Pladeck also gained a varied, international work experience. She worked as corporate communications specialist for a German Airline in New York (U.S.) and at the Institute for Media and Communications Management at HSG St. Gallen. As Coach and Career Advisor she helped building up an “Academic and Career Advisory Program” at ETH Zurich. Ultimately, she was Management Development Consultant and Assessment Specialist with a consulting company in Zurich. There she conducted Recruitment- and promotion Assessments as well as 360° Feedback sessions.

Susanne Pladeck is actively involved as Coach in the Coaching and Mentoring Program of HSG St. Gallen and as Trainer for personal Development. She is co-author of a guidebook for Job-applications.

Educational Background and further Training

Susanne Pladeck acquired her Masters in Communications Science at Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität in Münster (G). She simultaneously gained a Diploma of Advanced Studies in Counseling of the University of  Zurich and educated herself as trainer for  Life/Work Planning seminars based on Richard N. Bolles.

She is operator of different job-relevant psychologic diagnosis tools, such as  Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), Birkman and the Motivation Inventory IDI.

She is a German citizen and speaks German and English fluently.