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Your professional training with Gruner + Jahr

Facts about your professional training:

► Every year, we train Mediamanagement Assistants and IT specialists

► Please only apply for vacant positions, which can be found in our job search

► Depending on your qualification the training will take 2,5 to 3 years

► In addition to training at the Hamburg publishing house, you can also complete your media training at the DDV Media Group in Dresden (more information here)

+++ Unfortunately, the application phase for our 2022 trainings has already ended. As soon as we're looking for new trainees, the job offers can be found here again. +++

Good to know: training for Media Management (m/f/d) digital and print:

► You love marketing and selling our diverse products and are equally skilled in handling numbers and people

► You will explore different departments to learn everything about our digital products as well as our printed ones (emphasis on departments of media sales and distribution)

Good to know: training for IT specialist (m/f/d) application development:

► You are interested in learning programming languages such as PHP, C# or Java Script

► You develop software solutions for customers and product worlds

Good to know: training for IT specialist (m/f/d) system integration:

► You set up and operate IT systems

► You support our employees as an expert in technical topics

Good to know: training for IT specialist (m/f/d) data analysis and process analysis:

► You're fascinated by things like Big Data and Machine Learning? You want to be an active part of the digitalisation of the world of media? Then this is the perfect training for you!

► You'll find out, for which topics data collection in the company makes sense and is possible and you'll learn exactly how it works practically

Good to know: Studienintegrierende Ausbildung Fachinformatik plus Informatik-Bachelor (m/w/d):

► Gruner + Jahr - in cooperation with the Beruflichen Hochschule Hamburg (BHH) - is offereing a new way to combine training and studying

► As Ausbildungsstudent:in, you will aquire two qualifications over the course of four years: you will complete training as well as a bachelor's degree

► This model combines three places for you to learn in: the company, the Berufsschule and the university

► More information can be found here

Are you ready to discover G+J as your new professional home?


Benefits in Hamburg:


inhouse coffee shop

many training opportunities

40% discount on all subscriptions

wide offer of sport activities & gy

corporate lunch culture & networking

perfect location right next to the Elbe

DHL packing station & Pakadoo Point

healthy food in the G+J cafeteria

Flexible working hours and mobile office are part of our DNA - not only during Corona restrictions.

Please only apply online so we can make sure your application is safe and gets the attention it deserves.

Many answers to questions concerning a correct application and many more topics can be found in our FAQ.


We are also very happy to help you in person:


Jade Schmidt

e-mail: schmidt.jade@guj.de

Address: Gruner + Jahr GmbH / Am Baumwall 11 / 20459 Hamburg