Education Program Owner (70%)

AO Foundation

AO Foundation


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  • Veröffentlicht:

    08 Mai 2024
  • Pensum:

    80 – 100%
  • Vertrag:

  • Sprache:

    Deutsch (Fliessend), Englisch (Fliessend)

The AO is a medically-guided, not-for-profit organisation, a global network of surgeons, and the world's leading education, innovation, and research organisation specialising in the surgical treatment of trauma and musculoskeletal disorders. We have a global network of over 520,000 health care professionals. Each year we offer over 870 educational events around the world, supported by nearly 8,000 faculty members and attended by over 82,600 participants. We have around 20,000 surgeon members working in the fields of trauma, spine, craniomaxillofacial, veterinary, and reconstructive surgery. For more information, visit:

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Education & Learning Solutions Program/Product Owner to join our dynamic team, focusing on the development and lifecycle management of educational programs and products. With a minimum of 3 years of experience in Product Management, preferably within the medical or educational sector, the ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of educational solutions.

The role primarily involves developing and managing medical educational programs and products, ensuring alignment with goals and market needs, and collaborating with cross-functional teams.

Key tasks include:

Program and Product Ideation: 
Lead the ideation, scoping, and development of educational programs and products, ensuring alignment with educational goals and business expectations. Collaborate closely with the Education Design team, Finance, and other stakeholders to conduct thorough market and clinical scoping, develop business plans, and create formal project documentation.

Target Group Insight: 
Develop and maintain a deep understanding of the target groups' educational needs, the competitive landscape, decision-making processes, and funding sources. Monitor trends to support innovation and consult with target groups effectively.

Program and Product Development Management: 
Oversee the planning and development of specific programs and products, from resource allocation to close collaboration with Education Design for creation and implementation. Work with Marketing and Education Events teams to ensure successful launches and ongoing management.

Lifecycle Management:
Utilize established KPIs to monitor and report on product performance, manage adjustments, and conduct quality control. Oversee project governance, including budget planning, risk analysis, documentation, and communication with both internal and external stakeholders.

Partnerships and Marketing Management: 
Engage and coordinate with relevant partners and vendors, conduct market research, and collaborate with Marketing to develop comprehensive strategies covering pricing, distribution, and promotion.

Job Requirements
  • Min 3 years in Product Manager/Product Owner role, preferably in a medical/education environment 
  • Project Management experience is required
  • Business Development and Marketing experience is an advantage
  • Proficiency in English is mandatory, German language is a plus

Working for us, you can expect:

  • An interesting and varied job in an exciting and innovative organization
  • The opportunity to be part of a highly committed international team
  • Modern infrastructure
  • Employment conditions which match the requirements and offer a high degree of flexibility regarding working hours and location


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