As an international, family owned company, Vorwerk offers some 20,000  employees and 600,000 sales advisers in more than 60 countries a host of opportunities for personal development. Our successful direct sales concept, the fascination of our well-known brands and the long-term prospects we offer represent ideal conditions for anyone eager to make the most of every chance to actively help shape their own future.

The Corporate IT Department at Vorwerk & Co. KG in Düsseldorf is looking for a
Program Manager (m/f)
We are an international and dynamic group that operates successfully in many markets. 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.

Job Responsibility:



  • Own, manage, and drive assigned programs and complex projects to their successful completion
  • Ensure deliverables/milestones in project plans are achieved within cost and schedule
  • Follow Vorwerk PRINCE2, additional project methodologies and corporare processes
  • Effectively steer communication towards team members and stakeholders
  • Estimate and plan the resources and participants needed
  • Supervise the determination of functional and non-functional requirements for multidimensional projects
  • Determine the frequency and contect of status reports, analyze results, and troubleshoot problem areas
  • Pro-actively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans
  • Coordinate project GoLive by determining the requirements for opertaions, incl. service level definition
  • Successfully completed unviersity degree or a comparable education
  • Advanced certificate in project management methodology (e.g. PMI, PRINCE2) incl. program management
  • Several years of experience in managing IT programs or complex and multidimensional projects
  • Highly proficient with MS Project or similar project management applications
  • ITIL Expert certified
  • Excellent skills in communication and moderation on senior level
  • Ability to organize and lead a large, heterogenous project team
  • Pro-active, independent, and torough working method
  • International experience in different regions, functions, and cultures is as essential as a strong business partner orientation
  • Willingness to travel nationally and internationally for projects
  • Experienced in working within companies and organizations of similar size
  • German native speaking skills are a must, English must be business fluent, any other language is a plus



Vorwerk & Co. KG
Eleonora Palazzesi,
+49 202 564 1256