Siemens Head of Product Training Organization in Zug, Switzerland

Head of Product Training Organization

Locations:Zug, Switzerland

Job Family: Customer Services


Job Description

Job ID: 247023

Work location: Zug

Mode of employment: Full time only

If you really want to make a difference – make it with us

Siemens Division Building Technologies with its international headquarters in Zug, Switzerland, is a global market leader in the field of safe, energy-efficient and eco-friendly buildings and infrastructure. Together with our 30,000 employees worldwide, we are helping to create a better future. We offer a unique combination of business areas: as a technology partner, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, we offer solutions and services relating to personal safety, building security and automation, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning technology, as well as energy management. Visit at for an insight into our organization, our products and services, the challenges we face, our vacancies and the opportunities open to you to start, change or advance your career at our Building Technologies Division.

Our HQ Marketing and Business Support department acts as an important facilitator for our Sales Teams, working at the customer front, provides state of the art training methods and supports the colleagues in the regional companies with problem solving and customer support. To create new training methodologies and to ensure the highest knowledge-level of our staff, we currently look for an experienced Head of Product Training Organization .

Your tasks – challenging

and future oriented

  • As head of the global product training you lead a team of professional trainers who develop and execute sales trainings as well as technical product trainings. The training content and execution for classroom training and e-media is developed for existing and new products and systems of CPS.

  • You provide leadership to the training team and have budget responsibility.

  • The training team is an important cornerstone of the "Marketing & Business Support" organization. With your team, you link the HQ with the training organizations in the four regions of Germany, Europe, Americas and Middle East Asia.

  • Global distribution of product knowledge for sales, technical staff, and solution partners in line with a "train the trainer" approach. We know our customers are changing, so do we.

  • It is your responsibility to drive innovation and professionalization of the global training organization within the meaning of "Modern Workplace learning" and "Digitized learning" in line with our global growth strategy. You add a higher degree of digital learning content to our offering.

  • You ensure that the range of the training from the HQ covers all employees and value added partners globally. Furthermore, you reduce redundancies among the courseware and set new worldwide standards.

Your qualifications –

solid and appropriate

  • Completed training Master’s degree in Science or equivalent, as well as vocational trainings in "learning and development" operations.

  • Several years of practical experience in training, proven leadership experience with teams at different locations.

  • You offer excellent coaching and communication skills. Project skills as well as change management skills are important as well.

  • A track record of having completed successful global projects in a multicultural environment. Ability to network with key stakeholders.

  • You possess an applied knowledge in methodology and didactics for classroom training as well as good knowledge of the "state of the art" possibilities of digital learning content

  • You bring along a passion for the subject "of knowledge in the modern working environment" as well as knowledge of modern e-learning solutions.

  • Your command of English is excellent; candidates speaking German will have an edge.

Good reasons to work at Siemens

We offer a huge number of national and international opportunities for development and a motivating, friendly working culture with good work-life balance thanks to flexible working models such as home-office and mobile working, generous holiday policies, paternity leave and sabbaticals, our women's network, a varied range of sports and a number of leisure clubs, as well as extensive benefits for junior and senior employees, mothers, fathers, single parents and those re-entering the workforce. Discover more reasons to join us at at .

Contact us – easily and directly

We look forward to receiving your online application. If you have any questions about this position, please contact us quoting the Job ID 247023 at: Alexis Stavrianidis, +41 79 888 99 57 .

Siemens is an equal opportunity employer. Diversity enriches our company and gives us a competitive advantage.

Information for recruitment agencies: Siemens does not accept recruitment agency applications for this position. Thank you for your understanding.

Requisition ID: 247023

Organization: Building Technologies

Career Level: Experienced Professional

Full time only