Management Trainee Program


Join Burda as a Management Trainee


  • The first part of the programme is usually spent in the mentor’s division; all other modules can be planned individually. The duration of one round is usually 2-4 months. One stay abroad is obligatory.
  • You can expect challenging tasks and projects in every part of your trainee. The aim is to systematically support your professional and personal development.  
  • During the entire 18 months, you will be supported by a mentor from senior management. You regularly receive feedback as part of feedback discussions and benefit from comprehensive seminars and coaching, individual trainings, a large company-wide network and various events, such as fireside chats.


  • Completed Master’s degree
  • Interest in the media and technology industry and the digital transformation of companies
  • First professional experience (e.g. internships or student positions) in several companies or the foundation of a startup

Selection process:

  • ​A first round of selection takes place after the application documents have been examined
  • The next step is a telephone interview with the candidates
  • Selected candidates are invited for an interview
  • After the interview, the most suitable applicants are invited to an assessment center
  • The date of entry can be agreed flexibly with the division

Exemplary Path of a Trainee


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Michaela Ihnátová

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