(Junior) Project Manager (m/w/d)



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Client Solutions

For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

Fokus der Rolle

  • Projektmanagement für zugewiesene Projekte (Planung, Steuerung, Strukturierung und Implementierung)

  • Regelmäßige Abstimmung und Kommunikation von Projektstatus sowie Entscheidungsnotwendigkeiten innerhalb des Projekts (intern / extern)

  • Kundenbetreuung im Hinblick auf projektspezifische Themen

Als (Junior) Projektmanager umfasst ihr Aufgabengebiet:

  • Organisation und Koordination von Projekten und täglichen Aufgaben

  • Regelmäßige Abstimmung und Kommunikation von Projektstatus sowie Entscheidungsnotwendigkeiten innerhalb der Projekte und Aufgaben (intern/extern)

  • Teilnahme an Projektmeetings (intern/extern)

  • Sicherstellung eines umfassenden Projekt/Taskreportings

  • Pflege und Consulting für Application Life Cycle Tools (Atlassian Suite – Jira, Confluence) bzw. Consulting bei virtuellen Kollaborationsplattformen (Microsoft Teams, Miro, etc.)

Nachdem sie jetzt wissen was ein (Junior) Projektmanager macht, welche Fähigkeiten, Qualifikationen und Erfahrungen benötigen sie?

  • Erste Erfahrungen im Projektmanagement (mind.1 Jahr Berufserfahrung)

  • Universitärer Abschluss in Wirtschaftsinformatik, oder einer ähnlichen Fachrichtung

  • Sehr gutes Verständnis für digitale Technologien (Neue Bewegtbildmedien)

  • Sehr gute Kenntnisse in Confluence, JIRA, MS Office Suite

  • Deutsch fliessend in Wort und Schrift

  • Sehr gute Englisch-Kenntnisse in Wort und Schrift

  • Starke Persönlichkeit mit Durchsetzungsvermögen

  • Sehr gute kommunikative Fähigkeiten

  • Analytische Fähigkeiten und eigenständiges Arbeiten


Focus of the role:

  • Project management for assigned projects (planning, control, structuring and implementation)

  • Regular coordination and communication of project status and decision making requirements within the project (internal/external)

  • Customer support with regard to project specific topics

As a (Junior) Project Manager you will have the following key accountabilities:

  • Organization and coordination of project and daily tasks

  • Regular coordination and communication of the project status and decision making requirements within the projects and tasks (internal/external)

  • Participation in project meetings (internal/external)

  • Ensuring comprehensive project /task reporting

  • Maintenance and consulting for application life cycle tools (Atlassian Suite - Jira, Confluence) or consulting for virtual collaboration platforms (Microsoft Teams, Miro, etc.)

Now that you know what a (Junior) Project Manager does, what skills, qualifications and experience do you need?

  • At least 1 year of professional experience in Project Management

  • University degree in Business Informatics or a similar subject

  • Very good understanding of digital technologies (new moving image media)

  • Very good knowledge of Confluence, JIRA, MS Office Suite

  • Fluent spoken and written German

  • Very good spoken and written English

  • Strong personality with assertiveness

  • Very good communication skills

  • Analytical skills and independent work

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to getting to know you!

Posted: 21 days ago

City: Nuremberg

Work Area: Client Solutions

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00008052