Program Manager MAS ETH in Management, Technology, and Economics

Updated: about 2 months ago
Job Type: Permanent

80%-100%, Zurich, permanent

We are looking for a Program Manager:in (m/w/d) MAS ETH in Management, Technology, and Economics immediately, or upon agreement. The Master of Advanced Studies ETH in Management, Technology, and Economics is one of the longest-​standing management education programmes for working professionals in Switzerland. Since 1980, more than 2,000 graduates  have drawn on the assets of ETH Zurich and its Department of Management, Technology and Economics to take on management and leadership roles in their future careers.


Job description

As Program Manager:in (m/w/d) you are responsible for the smooth and professional running of the continuing education program MAS ETH in Management, Technology, and Economics. You are the first point of contact for future and current students as well as alumni and external partners. You represent the program at various information events, as well as at internal, formal and informal events. In addition, you will be responsible for the correct accounting of the MAS budget and the corresponding financial reporting. You support the program management in recruiting highly qualified participants and are responsible for leading the MAS team (operations, student services, course scheduling etc.). As part of the department staff, you are in direct contact with the MAS program management and the School for Continuing Education of ETH Zürich.


Your profile
  • You hold an MBA or comparable degree
  • You have already demonstrated leadership and social skills in a dynamic environment, ideally with experience from an internationally oriented University and/or continuing education program
  • You are used to presenting at major events and communicating appropriately with the various (internal and external) stakeholders
  • You are characterized by resilience, initiative and a sense of responsibility and quality awareness
  • Willingness to work flexible hours (e.g. 3-4 per year on weekends, organizing and accompanying a one-week study trip abroad once a year)
  • Excellence knowledge of German and English (written and spoken)
  • Experience in the organization of large events as well as basic knowledge in marketing (e.g. outreach, sales, merchandising) is an advantage


Your workplace

Your workplace

We offer

An international, diverse and inspiring environment with opportunities for personal and professional development
A dynamic environment with plenty of creative freedom and opportunities to get involved
Flexible working hours (annual working hours) and the opportunity for flexible working (e.g. home office) are a matter of course for us

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We value diversity

In line with

our values

, ETH Zurich encourages an inclusive culture. We promote equality of opportunity, value diversity and nurture a working and learning environment in which the rights and dignity of all our staff and students are respected. Visit our

Equal Opportunities and Diversity website

to find out how we ensure a fair and open environment that allows everyone to grow and flourish.



Curious? So are we.

We look forward to receiving your online application (in German or English) with the following documents:

  • Motivation Letter
  • CV
  • Reference Letters
  • Diplomas

Please note that we exclusively accept applications submitted through our online application portal. Applications via email or postal services will not be considered.

Further information about MAS MTEC can be found on our website . Questions regarding the position should be directed to Swantje Pless, Email [email protected]  (no applications).


About ETH Zürich

ETH Zurich is one of the world’s leading universities specialising in science and technology. We are renowned for our excellent education, cutting-edge fundamental research and direct transfer of new knowledge into society. Over 30,000 people from more than 120 countries find our university to be a place that promotes independent thinking and an environment that inspires excellence. Located in the heart of Europe, yet forging connections all over the world, we work together to develop solutions for the global challenges of today and tomorrow.



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