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Operations Management

100%, Tue – Sat/Sun, by arrangement

Fascinating time travels from the first Swiss radio studio to the latest inventions: In the Enter Technikwelt Solothurn, analog and digital technology history comes alive. Unique collections make the rapid development up to the present accessible to all generations. Events and workshops create exciting platforms and bring together diverse interest groups. The offerings of Enter Technikwelt Solothurn include a permanent exhibition, special exhibitions, vehicle meets, gastronomy, customer events, and own events (flea markets, Kids Days, lectures, workshops, etc.).

The operations management ensures an inspiring experience for the visitors of exhibitions and events (50,000/year) and maintains a motivating and positive work environment. It coordinates and plans the daily operations, leads the department heads, and is responsible for quality.

Main Activities
  • Entrepreneurial operations management, organization, and planning of daily operations (visitors, events, academy) including scheduling
  • Leadership and representation of department heads for events, gastronomy, finance, procurement, and facility services
  • Management of visitor services, marketing, and communication
  • Responsible for cross-departmental coordination and processes for smooth operations
  • Contact person for all overarching concerns regarding Enter Technikwelt Solothurn (in person, by phone, email)
  • Maintenance of personal relationships with visitors and partners
  • Monitoring of budget and entrepreneurial resource allocation
  • Several years of experience in operations management of events, seminars, gastronomy, museum
  • Natural authority with several years of leadership experience
  • Academic education or diploma with federal certificate
  • Enjoyment and several years of experience in the role of organizer and host
  • Completed further education in business administration desired
  • Willingness for flexible working hours (two weekends/month), adapted to the operating hours of Enter Technikwelt Solothurn
  • Very good German skills, English communication proficient
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of the Swiss museum and event scene and up-to-date regarding trends
Our Offer
  • Great creative freedom and short decision-making paths
  • Uncomplicated working atmosphere in an open-minded and dynamic team
  • Employee discount at Enter Restaurant

For submitting application documents and information: Felix Kunz (