The WHU Library invites applications for the full-time position of a

Data Manager (f/m/d)

located at the WHU Campus Vallendar, starting at the earliest opportunity.

As a central service institution of WHU, the Library supports its scholars and students by providing them with an excellent literature and information portfolio as well as consulting services. The library is involved in cooperation projects with various partners in order to further develop existing services and to establish new ones.    

Job Description

  • Cooperation in the operation and maintenance of the existing databases and other digital services of the Library
  • Collaboration in data-related and technical projects of the Library
  • Consultancy of scientists and students on the use and analysis of data sets
  • Analysis of process data of the digital library resources
  • Planning and development of a research data management system at WHU

Job Qualifications

  • A master-level university degree, ideally in economics, social sciences or information sciences
  • Experience in working with databases or scientific data sets
  • Experience in the areas of data analysis, text and data mining
  • Experience in research data management
  • Excellent English and German language skills
  • Highly motivated team player, used to working independently, very reliable

What we offer

  • A stimulating international working environment
  • An open-minded, supportive, and motivated team
  • Opportunities to actively contribute to the school’s development
  • Flat hierarchies and fast decision-making processes
  • Attractive skill development and training options
  • Flexible working hours
  • Exclusive company-sponsored social benefits
  • Various sports and health programs
  • Easy commuting distance from Cologne, Bonn, and Frankfurt

Our faculty, students, and staff are passionate about WHU and work together to continuously develop WHU as one of the leading business schools in Europe. Do you want to be a part of this vision? Come join our team!


Uwe Böttcher

Director Library


Please send your application documents, including salary expectations, by email to:

WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management
Attn.: (Mr.) Uwe Böttcher
Burgplatz 2
56179 Vallendar, Germany