We are an international, family-owned company offering to our employees and sales advisors a wide variety of prospects. The successful direct sales concept, fascinating well-known brands as well as long-term perspectives form perfect conditions for dedicated people to take the opportunity to actively shape their future with us. 

Vorwerk International Strecker & Co. belongs to the German family-owned company Vorwerk that has been operating in Wuppertal for more than 130 years. From the strategic head offices in Freienbach, the Kobold and Thermomix divisions are managed.

The Business Development Department is responsible for the identification and execution of further growth opportunities for our divisions Thermomix and Kobold. To further strengthen the team we are looking for a
Manager Strategic Planning
The main purpose of the Manager Strategic Planning consists of helping the organization to gather, analyse and organize information and develop action plans. In this role you will report to the Vice President Business Development - Market Strategy

Job Responsibility:



  • Support the strategy development process from its creation to the execution and update for both divisions
  • Support the development of new business models and new geographies
  • Responsible for market analysis, competitive intelligence analysis, looking at M&A proposals and feasibility analysis as well as financial forecasting
  • Gather and analyse best practices in the Kobold and Thermomix organization
  • Close collaboration with Corporate Strategy department, the divisional boards as well as divisional Marketing teams  and the countries
  • A third level education in the area of Marketing / Business Strategy or similar
  • Minimum of 10 years work experience, thereof at least 5-7 years in the Strategic Marketing department of an international company or management consulting firm
  • Excellent management and organizational skills required
  • Proven project management skills
  • Fluent in English, any other language such as German, Chinese, Korean or Polish is a plus
  • Analytical and effective problem-solving skills are essential
  • Excellent communicator with rhetorical talent and the ability to present in a professional manner 
     We offer a pleasant working environment within a motivated team, coupled with both professional and personal
     development. Moreover, we advocate occupational health management and the reconciliation of work and family
     life. We give our employees the freedom they need to creatively shape the future of the Vorwerk Group together
     with us. 
     Are you interested in working in an international, multicultural environment then please apply online.



Vorwerk International Strecker & Co.
Melissa Bikmaz,
Wolleraustrasse 11a,
8807 Freienbach