VIE Programme – Junior Product Manager

VIE Programme – Junior Product Manager

  • 63128 Dietzenbach, Germany
  • Full-time

Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 55,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 50 countries. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.

In 2020, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 5.4 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Eurofins Technologies, part of the Eurofins Scientific Group, is a fast-growing, global provider of fast, reliable, and easy to use diagnostic test kits, lab consumables and instruments in the fields of bioanalytical testing for the food, feed, environmental, biopharma, and clinical industries. The in-house R&D teams have expertise in developing a wide range of innovative methods and applications to meet the testing needs of both research and industry.

Job Description

Please note the below conditions in regards to eligibility to take part in VIE programme:

Graduates who are between 18 and 28 years old and have French or European nationality.

The position is planned for 12 months at the operations site in Dietzenbach (Germany), but could be expanded to 1 additional year.

The Junior Product Manager´s will oversee one to several products / product line in the Eurofins Technologies Clinical Business Line. S/he will ensure the sustainable and profitable growth of the assigned products by:

  • Assessing and understanding customer needs.
  • Defining product requirements and building business cases for new products.
  • Assessing the competitive landscape on a global level and providing competitive intelligence to the commercial teams.
  • Driving the product roadmap, managing the product lifecycle and continuous improvement of the existing products.
  • Developing go-to-market plans and communicating development roadmaps with internal stakeholders.
  • Managing product launches and marketing material together with the Marketing Communications team.
  • Providing customer relation and support.


  • Experience: no first experience required, previous internships at a laboratory or company in the Biotech area are a plus.
  • Education: Scientific Master’s degree (Biology/Biotechnology/Biochemical/ Biomedical)  from a Top University with an excellent academic track record.
  • Languages: Excellent English oral and written a must. German is a plus.
  • Personal skills:
  • Good interpersonal skills (oral and written communication + presentation skills), as this role will interface with both local resources, experts and management.
  • Strong problem-solver with “can-do” attitude, able to both pragmatically identify issues, escalate, propose solutions and capture and understand all relevant details when necessary.
  • Ability to manage multiple workstreams efficiently.
  • Global mindset
  • Technical knowledge IT: MS Office products.

Additional Information

What we offer:

  • Integration in a fast-growing international company with a dynamic working environment where personal development and growth are encouraged;