Senior Project Manager Education Products 60%

The AO is a medically-guided, not-for-profit organization, a global network of surgeons, and the world's leading education, innovation, and research organization specializing in the surgical treatment of trauma and musculoskeletal disorders. We have a global network of over 385,000 health care professionals. Each year we offer over 830 educational events around the world, supported by nearly 9,000 faculty members and attended by over 58,000 participants. We have around 18,500 surgeon members working in the fields of trauma, spine, craniomaxillofacial, veterinary, and reconstructive surgery. For more information, visit:

AO Global Networks (GN) comprises our clinical specialties of trauma, spine, craniomaxillofacial, veterinary and reconstructive surgery, facilitating the effective sharing of functional best practice and expertise across our clinical areas. We develop world-leading experts through our best-in-class educational events and state-of-the-art research, enabling us to respond to changing clinical needs and improve patient outcomes.

Employment Type:  Permanent
Part-time percentage:  60%
This position is located in: 

Zizers, CH

Experience level:  Experienced professional
Please send us your application documents in:  English or German

In this role you are required to:


  • Product-manage AO PEER, AO’s educational program for introducing surgeons to clinical research
  • Own the product roadmaps in close collaboration with the Steering Committee, the content creators, and the regional organizations.
  • Own AO PEER products: face-to-face course portfolio, online self-paced training, online courses
  • Promote educational products to universities, hospitals, resident programs, and surgeons
  • Grow utilization worldwide and define market needs for improvements
  • Facilitate implementation of PEER courses
  • Be a reliable partner for the clients of the platform and collaborate with various department teams to deliver successful, end-to-end rollouts to new users

To master this challenge you have:


  • Proven experience as a Product Manager/Product Owner
  • Eager to promote product to our target groups
  • Experience working across multiple teams and delivering platform-wide solutions
  • Ability to drive results in collaborative, cross-functional environments with minimal oversight
  • Great communicator, communicating concepts and ideas to stakeholders at all levels, in different shapes depending on the context
  • Know how to inspire, motivate, and support a team to get things done
  • Fluent in English (German is a plus)

We offer

  • 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

If you meet the requirements of this challenging opportunity, please submit your complete online application (motivation letter, CV, recent photograph, certificates, reference letters, etc) through our online application system.

Date of publication:  Aug 4, 2022