Product Manager (m/f) for international conferences

Your responsibilities

  • You research and evaluate up-to-date technical topics for our events
  • You independently design international conferences for technical specialists and managerial staff
  • You work closely with well-known experts from industry and research
  • You establish your own network and acquire key experts as speakers for our conferences
  • You work team-oriented with our marketing department, you position your product in the market and you are responsible for the success of your event
  • You work project based and you build up your own product portfolio

We offer

  • High degree of work autonomy with budget and project responsibilities
  • Short decision-making channels
  • First-class business contacts and our expert network in the industry and research
  • Creative working environment at one of the leading technical further education specialists
  • A position initially limited to 2 years

Your profile

You have a University Degree and ideally you have already gained first professional experience in the area of conference production or advanced vocational training. Moreover, you are experienced in conceptual thinking and working.

Your skills

  • You are excited about technical interrelations and developments
  • You have excellent conceptual and analytical skills and you are able to understand new and complex topics quickly
  • You have knowledge of and experience with project management
  • You have strong communication skills and you enjoy working with people
  • You work goal oriented, solution focused and reliable
  • You think and act market- and customer-oriented
  • You are able to deal with figures
  • You are fluent (both written and spoken) in German and English
  • You are willing to travel

Interested?

Please send your application (cover letter, CV and copies of your certificates) in English indicating your salary expectations and earliest possible start date to:

VDI Wissensforum GmbH
Human Resources
Postfach 10 11 39
40002 Düsseldorf
Germany

Your contact person: 

Mrs Michaela Sieglar
Phone   +49 211 6214-618
Email    sieglar@vdi.de