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Trainee CMS (m/f/d)

Marketing & Communications
Remote + 3 more locations
Part Time
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When applying for this position, you will have the opportunity to indicate your preferred work location from the following: Remote, Berlin, Hamburg, Munich

Grow with us – start your career at IU!
Support our content team immediately on a part-time basis (30h/week) at one of our locations in Munich, Berlin, Hamburg or remotely as a trainee CMS (m/f/d) and complete a Master's degree of your choice at the same time.

Your tasks
  • Responsibility for the maintenance and improvement of our CMS

  • Coordinating all content changes on our UK websites and taking responsibility for quality control

  • Creating target group-oriented web concepts for new content with a view to user flow

  • Interdisciplinary collaboration with our marketing and website teams

  • Responsibility for the brand-compliant implementation of all website projects and adherence to design specifications

Your Profile
  • First experiences and affinity for online marketing

  • Familiar with content management systems (e.g. Storyblok)

  • Understanding of marketing channels, and experiences with SEO and analysis tools (Google Analytics, Hotjar/Mouseflow)

  • Motivation to work in a dynamic and agile team

  • Fluent in written and spoken English

  • Extra: basic knowledge of HTML and CSS and the development of concepts for A/B tests 

What We Offer
  • Shape your career: Rapid growth opens up many new opportunities for you. Tell us about your dream career and we'll help you make it happen.

  • Work where you want …: Collaboration tools (such as Jira) and video meetings make it possible: with us, the boundaries between here and there become blurred. Would you like to work from abroad for a while? No problem thanks to our WorkFlexBenefits.

  • … and flexible in terms of time: It's your job! We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organise yourself.

  • Take your knowledge to a new level: Benefit from 100% coverage of your tuition costs for a Master's distance learning programme of your choice at IU.

  • Enjoy the togetherness: Exciting new tasks and nice colleagues who support you in your personal and professional development. And of course parties, because we celebrate our successes!

  • Have a good rest: We work hard every day to surpass ourselves. But we also take the time to recharge our batteries: with 30 days of annual leave for all employees.


You find yourself in this profile and are looking for a new challenge? Then apply online now via our career portal.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Sarah at sarah.friese@iu.org.

Words are followed by actions: We take our "Culture Of Everyone" very seriously and would like to point out once again that you are welcome here, regardless of your origin, religion, gender, age or sexual orientation. Our doors are also open to people with disabilities. We look forward to a diverse community here at the IU!

Your personal contact
Your personal contact - Sarah Friese

Sarah Friese

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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
Happy student smiling and learning
With our positions, you don't have to decide where to work. Whether you want to work from home, at one of our offices across Germany or up to six months abroad. Enjoy maximum flexibility!
About the team
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Marketing & Communications
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 Sciences 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 www.iu-careers.com/en/jobs.
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.