SMS group is renowned worldwide for its future-oriented technologies and outstanding service for the metals industry. In 2022, our team of over 14,400 employees around the world generated sales of more than 3.1 billion euros. We apply our 150 years of experience and our digital know-how to provide the industry continuously with innovative products and processes that extend beyond our core business. We are the right partner for challenging projects and support our customers throughout the entire lifecycle of their plants and equipment. Paving the way for a carbon-neutral and sustainable metals industry is our stated goal.

Become a part of our future at SMS group GmbH in Hilchenbach (near Siegen) or Mönchengladbach. We're looking for a candidate to temporarily assume the following role for two years

(Senior) Marketing Manager (m/w/d)


You will be responsible for the development and implementation of marketing and communications activities for Center of Excellence Flat Products. It´s a versatile role with great impact on the development and expansion of the marketing function. Your tasks will include:

  • Development of strategic marketing and communication concepts, coordination of effective implementation and measurement of success. Collaboration with senior management to ensure strategy execution.
  • Creation of content with consistent, targeted, and impactful messages for internal and external communication via print and online media – including a Social Media strategy
  • Creation of attractive formats and multimedia content, including content specifications for film & photo shoots, for the various target groups
  • Support conception and preparation of relevant trade fairs, events and conferences
  • Advise internal stakeholders, such as technical sales, on communication issues


  • Bachelor/Master degree in Business Administration, Marketing, communications, or other relevant field
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar role or capacity
  • Experience working in a high-volume, fast-paced environment with highest quality standards
  • Demonstrated experience with social media, Microsoft Office, image editing programs and web content management systems
  • Good technical understanding and interest in plant engineering
  • Excellent German and English language skills
  • High degree of creativity, initiative, result orientation
  • Desire to take full ownership of assigned projects and work independently
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Possesses a sense of urgency; is self-motivated and detail-minded
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build collaborative relationships
  • Good verbal presentation, group dynamic, and facilitation skills
  • Proactive approach in resolving problems and issues


As an innovative and international employer, we offer a performance-oriented salary package (incl. profit sharing) and an attractive company pension scheme. In addition, we offer you the opportunity to achieve the ideal family/work life balance, e.g. with our in-house children's daycare center, flexible working hour models, and mobile work options. Click here to learn more about the benefits of working for SMS group.

Are you keen on shaping the future with us? If so, feel free to send us your online application. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

SMS group GmbH

Ekaterina Lewandowski