Product Manager


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Over Vlerick Business School

Every organisation faces challenges, where in the end people make the difference. At Vlerick Business School we design and deliver learning journeys that help people make a difference for their organisation. To strengthen the Open Executive Education team, Vlerick Business School is currently looking for a Product Manager with a primary focus on our Accounting & Finance programmes for executives. This position is fulltime (100%) and preferably at our Ghent or Brussels campus.



As product manager you run a portfolio of executive education programmes. We specifically are looking for a collaegue who can take the lead in our Accounting & Finance and HRM Programmes. As product manager you take the lead in programme design, management and delivery. You build a network in your field and become a trusted advisor for the (senior) managers. You have an important role representing Vlerick Business School and are responsible for delivering a high quality experience to our participants.

More specifically your responsibilities are  to :

  • Take the lead in commercial/marketing activities (marketing plan, generation and follow-up of leads for your programmes, securing participants for your programmes) with the support of our executive education marketing team.
  • Facilitate the high-quality management and delivery of your programmes. You typically coordinate one or more editions of the programme to get to know your target audience and to build expertise.
  • Organise and coordinate events (e.g.Vlerick HR day)
  • Design optimal learning journeys and (nex) programmes in the above mentioned domains.
  • Build a strong network by regularly attending relevant network events and conferences and by maintaining a close relationship with your participants and alumni.
  • Build & maintain knowledge on trends in your domains.
  • You are end-responsible for profit and will work towards an annual revenue target. You will be supported by a senior product manager who will coach you in your role and activities.

Wat verwachten we van jou?

  • A Master's degree
  • Preferably 2 to 4 years experience with exposure to the business community
  • Networking and sales skills to grow to a credible advisor to (senior) executives
  • Experience/ Interest in learning & development and education is a plus
  • A natural team player with a get it done attitude
  • An entrepreneurial mind-set : the ability tot proactively identify and realise new business opportunities, to challenge the status quo and to multi-task
  • Fluency in English and Dutch (written and spoken)

Wat hebben we jou te bieden?

A challenging career within a dynamic and professional environment that offers you the opportunity to develop yourself.

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