Marketing Operations Manager (m/f/d)

Marketing & Communications
Full Time
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Grow with us. Start your career at IU.

Since its foundation in 1998, the IU International University of Applied Sciences has developed into the largest private university of applied sciences for online and dual study programmes in Europe. We offer more than 80 career-oriented Bachelor & Master programmes in various disciplines. These English and German language programmes are all accredited and state-recognised. As a pioneer in digital education, we continuously improve the learning experience of our students with the help of innovative technologies and consistently focus on their satisfaction. Through our employees’ entrepreneurial mindset we continue to achieve our ambitious goals and high growth rate of more than 50%.

Become part of our IU international team immediately in full-time – at one of our locations in Munich, Berlin, Hamburg or remotely in the role of a Marketing Operations Manager (m/f/d).

  • You drive the operational management and optimization of work processes within the marketing team of our international unit.

  • You own marketing projects from conception to implementation, including testing, monitoring and communication results

  • You act as an interface to the stakeholders. You coordinate and monitor the implementation of operational projects, processes and issues (such as marketing new programs, implementing changes or innovations).

  • You work interdisciplinary with the entire marketing team and create transparency within the unit and across units.

  • Together with the leads of the individual marketing areas, you will develop and implement innovative strategies to present our product in a way that fits our international target groups.

  • As a true team player, you support the entire team in everything that comes up.

  • You ensure the quality in all our marketing materials – whether in the brochure or on the website.

  • You have a broad knowledge and a passion for (Online) marketing.

  • You have at least 2 years of professional experience in marketing and a bachelor's degree in a business or technical field (e.g. marketing, public relations, business administration, e-commerce or similar).

  • You possess strong communication and problem-solving skills and know how to interact effectively with stakeholder of all levels.

  • You are an organisational talent who can keep track of a large number of different tasks.

  • You have an analytical, goal-oriented mindset and a hands-on mentality.

  • You are customer-focused, committed, responsible and enjoy working in a dynamic and agile team.

What we offer
  • A versatile and responsible task in a collegial atmosphere at the pioneer of digital education

  • A great international working environment

  • Attractive career prospects in a rapidly expanding entrepreneurial environment

  • Internal further education offers and development perspectives with great creative freedom for your ideas and your commitment (e.g. online German classes)

  • Possibility of a national and international job change within the group of companies

  • Performance-related salary increases, employee discounts and cooperations

  • Flexible working time


If you match this profile and are searching for a new challenge, we look forward to receiving your Online application.

For further questions please contact Josephine Lindner via email:

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What we’ll do for you
Design your ideal career and pathway
Explosive growth enables great opportunities. Tell us your dream career, and we will help you make it a reality.
Work from home, work from anywhere
We blur the lines between local and remote by embracing collaborative & video meeting technologies.
Flexible working times
It’s your call. We trust you will get things done.
Up level your education
Enjoy free up-skilling courses, language courses & discounted degree courses. There is always something new to learn!
30 days annual vacation for everyone
We strive for greatness, but we all take time-off to recharge.
Enjoy our brand of social
We love spending time together. Whether it’s yoga, team events, brown bag lunches or partying—there is something for everyone.
Almost every IU job can be full-time or part-time
Pick what suits you!
World’s best colleagues
We give each other a leg-up when needed, and we collectively go beyond expectations.
Always connected
Our state-of-the-art IT infrastructure, tools, & methods empower us to collaborate and innovate from anywhere, anytime—with agility and speed.
The location
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We always try to make working from anywhere possible. But, it's not one or the other—you can work from the office when you want some real in-person time. We are as flexible as you want to be.
About the team
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We are the brand that is making a big difference. We agree that education is the solution to everything—advancing understanding, liberty, equality, and prosperity, for all to enjoy! We work with our teams and partners to ensure our promise reaches everyone who wants to have a better choice in life.

With 70,000+ enrolments we are already the biggest University of Applied Science in Germany. And, this is only the beginning!
Our core values

Make collaboration standard practice.

We aim for the best solution as a team and have fun with it - without ego or politics.

Be courageous and take risks.

We make courageous decisions and take calculated risks.

Embrace innovation always.

We are always looking for ways to improve our offers for our customers.

Strive for the empowerment of everyone.

We support each other’s development to become the best version of ourselves.

Adopt a growth mindset for scale.

We aim to improve ourselves in everything we do and work hard to do so every day.

Focus on getting things done on time.

We implement things quickly, pragmatically, effectively and goal-oriented.

Put customer focus first.

In everything we do, our customers come first.

Marketing & Communications FAQs

To what extent is home office possible?
We love to support Home Office arrangements, but some positions naturally require employees to be on campus/in the office. During the pandemic everyone works from home or can work in the office after consultation.
How many days paid holiday will I get per year?
All employees working a 5 day week are entitled to 30 days paid holiday per year.
Why are there so many open positions at IU?
Good question! We are experiencing explosive growth as students flock to adopt our unique education methods. That’s why we have become IU International University of Applied Sciences.
How flexible are the working hours at IU?
Working hours are naturally position dependent at IU but normally you can arrange them the way you want, together with your team and supervisor.
What is expected to be successful at IU?
We want team players that love to challenge conventional wisdom, and integrate with open-minded people who support each other within a flat hierarchy. If you like what you hear, then apply at
Can I apply for multiple jobs?
Of course you can! Make a separate application for each and we will work together to choose the one that fits you best.