GTP - Digital Event Engineer

It is Vontobel’s mission is to deliver excellence to our clients in every detail. As Trainee Digital Event Engineer, you will help us drive this mission! Join us as Trainee and benefit from the full Graduate Trainee Program support during your time at Vontobel.

Your opportunity

During your traineeship you will…

  • design and manage the set up and implementation of the Vontobel events of the future. Vontobel is all about clients and your focus will be to take a strong client-focused view, implementing a CX & US (client-experience / user-experience) approach to our Events, and doing this by leveraging the best adapt technology possible. You can rely on a vast internal team of experts as well as exciting in-house innovations, such as our own video-studio. We offer you an exciting and challenging working field, with a supportive team and your personal mentor guiding you along the way.

  • rotate within the modules ‘Corporate Communication’, ‘Event Management’, ‘Video Studio / Recording’, ‘Video Studio, Recording and Distribution’ as well as ‘Analytics & Marketing Technology’;

  • have interactions with senior stakeholders from our communications, marketing and information technology teams as well as our Executive Board members with the critical mission to deliver a best-possible experience for everyone involved;

  • Obtain a broad skillset reaching from general communication and event management to a good understanding of the technology aspect of video production and distribution;

  • Have the chance to work hands on with trained professionals in a video studio, also during pre- and post- production;

  • You will also benefit from the full Graduate Trainee Program Offerings, such as your own educational budget of CHF 5’000;

  • Start on October 1, 2021 and conclude the program September 30, 2023 (24 months) ;

Technology Services of Bank Vontobel AG provides a progressive workplace and services to the Vontobel Group worldwide. Information technology has been and will be one of the key success factors for the bank. With an ever more globally distributed workforce and client base it is important to be able to reach out on a digital channel.

Corona has left its mark on how we will fun our client-events in the future and the skillset that you will acquire during your traineeship will be setting you up in a successful start in any marketing, event & technology related field. Every year, Vontobel runs many client events on local and global level. This entails a number of challenges and a thorough and well thought through preparation. The future of our events will by hybrid and we will not only reach out to our clients and stakeholders on-the-spot, but also to their offices, homes or wherever they are.

Your next project could be…

  • Running our Vontobel Global Townhall out of an event hall in Zurich and distribute a live stream to our Vontobel Locations all over the world

  • Further digitalizing our press conference and offer all our stakeholders to participate wherever they are.

You will be working within our Operation Services department and be part of a high performing, loyal and dynamic team, which includes a broad variety of experts. As part of your training, you will also spend some time within marketing and corporate communication departments.

Your program Mentor

Marco Fabio joined Vontobel in 2018 and is shaping the future of our service landscape ever since. As IT Service Manager he is responsible for designing and delivering IT services in video conferencing, event management and digital advertising.


Your background includes…

  • a Masters degree (university or university of applied sciences)

  • a study background in a business related field OR  technical field

  • work experience in the (financial) industry is a big plus

You are…

  • always aware of the latest trends, apps & technologies and are eager to use

them in action

  • willing to complete additional training courses

  • agile multi-tasker with a strong organization and communication skills

  • excited about the financial industry

  • a team player, able to work under pressure

  • a pro-active & service-oriented person

  • fluent in German and English

Please note: We only consider complete applications (with CV, high school/matura certificate (with grades), as well as Bachelor/Master certificates (with grades).

HSG Students: Please submit your Assessment grades as well.


Thank you for the time to consider Vontobel. We appreciate you taking the time to submit your application. Our Talent Acquisition team will carefully assess your application and will respond to you in a timely manner.

If you have any question you can contact us through our contact form.



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