MBA Programme Manager

Copenhagen Business School
June 19, 2024
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We are looking for a new colleague to join our international team taking care of the CBS MBA Programme portfolio. We have a strong focus on our participants who we follow closely throughout their entire journey from admissions to participants and when they become alumni. We therefore work with a personalised approach where building relationships is key.

The Role

This position as Programme Manager will work closely together with the existing Programme Manager and Associate Dean on tasks to effectively develop and manage the Full-time MBA programme and class. Some of the tasks are listed in the below:

Programme Development: Continuously work on refining the programme structure, objectives, and content, ensuring a comprehensive and impactful learning journey for participants.

Recruitment: Play an active role in the admissions process by interviewing candidates and potentially travelling to MBA fairs a few times a year.

Participant Engagement: Ensure a supportive environment for participants, facilitating a high-quality MBA experience.

Stakeholder Collaboration: Work closely with external partners helping our participants connect with relevant companies for engaging in their final strategy Project.

Project Management: Oversee all aspects of the program, from logistics and scheduling to budgeting and resource allocation, ensuring smooth operation and high-quality outcomes.

Continuous Improvement: Gather feedback and assess programme performance to make informed adjustments and innovations in the curriculum and delivery.

Extra-curricular Activities: Take responsibility for mentoring programmes, case competitions, events and visits.

Experience and Qualifications

Many educational backgrounds can be relevant for this position, but you should have a good interest in working with people, project development and management. We appreciate candidates with the following qualifications:

Project Management Skills: Ability to plan, execute, and oversee projects, with a keen eye for detail and a structured approach to problem-solving.

Networking and Stakeholder Engagement: Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to engage with a range of stakeholders within the MBA ecosystem.

Personal Profile

You enjoy collaborating closely with colleagues on joint or related tasks.

You are comfortable taking the lead in working with the dynamics of the MBA class focusing on maximizing value throughout the MBA journey.

You are proactive, outgoing, good at creating and maintaining relationships.

You are structured and good at maintaining an overview of diverse tasks without compromising the quality of your work.

What we offer

A multifaceted job in a developing organization and vibrant workplace. You will become part of a team of enthusiastic and skilled professionals who strive to make a difference for both the individual participants and programme portfolio at large. We cherish a culture characterized by good humour, mutual collaboration, innovation, and an appreciative and constructive approach to tasks and each other. We focus on strong and efficient operations, continuously developing and improving our high service level.

We have an amazing office space next to Frederiksberg Garden in the Porcelænshaven Campus at CBS from where we run our programmes.

Salary and Employment Conditions

Employment and remuneration take place in accordance with the applicable agreement between the Ministry of Finance and the relevant organization, with a classification and remuneration depending on qualifications and experience.

The position is a full-time position and you will be expected to start no later than 2 September 2024.

Application deadline is 19 June and interviews will be held during week 26 and potentially week 27.

One of CBS' strategic goals is to promote diversity in our organization. Therefore, we aim for a hiring process that reduces potential bias. We therefore encourage applicants not to include photos or unnecessary information about personal circumstances in the application.


If you have any questions about the position, you are welcome to contact Gitte Kramhøft Jakobsen, Director, CBS MBA Programmes at [email protected]

To learn more about us and our programmes please visit our website: https: //

You apply for the position online by opening the "apply online" link, where you fill in the application form and attach the application together with exam papers and CV.

Closing date: 19 June 2024.

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