Digital career event for business, tech and creative innovators (m/f/d)


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Talent Meets Bertelsmann: it’s all about creativity and data! It’s all about you! Are you ready to shape the future of digital business with your ideas, your passion and your team spirit? 


This spring, we are inviting students based in Europe and who are passionate about media to take part in a digital career event that will offer an exceptional experience. If you are looking to pursue a career at the intersection of innovation, business, technology and creativity, this is your chance to lay the foundations for a promising career entry within a multinational media, services and education corporation.


Taking place from April 12 to 30, 2021, Talent Meets Bertelsmann 2021 offers unique insights into one of the biggest media companies in the world. Each Monday, Wednesday and Friday, starting at 5 PM (CET), you’ll immerse yourself into the diverse world of Bertelsmann for three hours. 

During the virtual sessions, you will:

  • Participate in workshops tackling the challenges of digitalization,
  • Work closely with experienced Bertelsmann entrepreneurs,
  • Develop innovative ideas within an interdisciplinary team,
  • Present your business ideas to a high-caliber jury.


As a participant, you will benefit from:

  • Experiencing a great sense of community from the comfort of your home,
  • Expanding your network to new friends and valuable professional contacts,
  • Having personal contact with Bertelsmann colleagues all over the world,
  • Gaining a foot in the door to career opportunities in one of the world's largest media companies, including receiving individual career consulting,
  • Becoming a permanent member of the international Talent Meets Bertelsmann alumni network that provides you with great lifelong support.

We invite you to apply to this exceptional digital career event if you:

  • Are a currently-enrolled Bachelor, Master or MBA student, or a Ph.D. candidate in the field of data (e.g. in informatics or business analytics), business (e.g. economics or management) or creativity (e.g. humanities, media or journalism),
  • Have gained experience in projects outside your normal course of studies (e.g. through internships, research work, hackathons, etc.),
  • Have displayed above-average academic performance and have strong analytical and communication skills,
  • Provide proof of your proficiency in English,
  • Reside in Europe and have access to a computer and stable internet connection,
  • Let us know why you would like to join the event and what makes you a true innovator in either data, business or creativity.


Please apply (online only) by March 14, 2021

To evaluate your application, please upload your complete application documents (resume & motivational letter).

We welcome applications from people who will contribute to the diversity of our company. 


Once we have reviewed your application, you may be invited to the second round of the selection process, an asynchronous video interview. Alternatively, you can opt for a phone interview. If you convince us, you will receive an invitation for the event soon after the interview. Do you have any questions? We are more than happy to help. Just drop us an e-mail at:


For more information visit our website: 

Disclosure requirements pertaining to the collection of your personal data:
Responsible for processing the information provided in your application: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, Carl-Bertelsmann Str. 270, 33311 Gütersloh (“Bertelsmann”), who may also assign this task to third-party service providers. Bertelsmann will process your details on the basis of Article 6 (1) b of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and Article 6 (1) f GDPR, for the purpose of executing the application and selection process for Talent Meets Bertelsmann (TMB) based on reviewing your curriculum vitae and conducting an asynchronous video interview or telephone interview. Where service providers process your data outside of the European Union, this may result in your data being transmitted to a country which does not ensure the same standard of data protection as the European Union. In this event, we will ensure that the service providers guarantee an equivalent level of data protection by way of contractually binding them or by other means. At the above address you can revoke your authorization for the use of your data at any time with immediate effect, contact Bertelsmann’s data protection officer, or request a copy of these undertakings. For further information on the data protection program for TMB, see



Company: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA - Corporate Center 

Country: Germany 

State/Region: Berlin 

City: Berlin 

Postal Code: 10019 

Job ID: 121126

121126Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA - Corporate Center 

Date:  Feb 20, 2021

Berlin, BE, DE, 10019

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