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Current Job Offer

About us:

DENIC is the central registry for all domains under the Top Level Domain .de. Organised in form of a not-for-profit cooperative, DENIC helps promote the business of its members. The concept of the cooperative is strictly based on equal treatment of all members, regardless of their size and market share. DENIC, too, is committed to this principle. The DENIC Cooperative has just under 300 members, an annual turnover of about EUR49m and employs a staff of just over 100 people. The Executive Board is composed of two full-time and two honorary members. For more information, please go to



  • Vacancy based in Frankfurt am Main / Germany:

Full-time Board Member (f/m/d) / IT Sector

Roles and Responsibilities:

The Executive Board is jointly responsible for the management of the Cooperative. The Executive Board position to be filled will primarily be responsible for the strategic orientation and advancement of DENIC eG as well as the management and safeguarding of the technological operations. The Executive Board jointly represents the Cooperative in all international Internet governance bodies and institutions as well as in political bodies and institutions at national and international levels (German federal government, in particular Federal Office for Information Security/Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community; EU and EU Commission; ICANN, CENTR and industry associations). With a view to internal responsibilities, the Executive Board coordinates its tasks and responsibilities in these bodies according to requirements as they arise.


Being open-minded and outgoing, and as a management personality with strong communication skills, you easily move within and outside the company in a pioneering and future-oriented manner. You quickly connect with the employees in the organically grown and matured structure at DENIC, and are able to successfully moderate and accompany structural changes. Thanks to your affinity for Internet technology, you are no stranger to agile development processes and have experience in business segment development. The principle motivation behind your business acumen is innovative, entrepreneurial thinking in accordance with the overall strategy of the Cooperative.


  • Experience in management position including on an international level
  • Fluent written and spoken English, ability to analyse and negotiate contracts
  • Analytical and entrepreneurial way of thinking and acting
  • Experience with business development processes in a technology-driven environment
  • Empathy and excellent communication skills
  • Experience with structures undergoing structural change
  • Expertise in strategy development and implementation
  • Experience in personnel management
  • Confident and rhetorically convincing manner
  • Strong team spirit in a Joint Executive Board with equal rights for all members


A position offering a wide range of interesting challenges awaits you, with room for creativity, new impulses and innovation. Your new working environment is characterised by the special combination of the cooperative philosophy in a modern, successful IT business. We offer you a remuneration commensurate with the position as well as attractive additional benefits.

Frank BerndHead of Human Resources

We are looking forward to your comprehensive job application, which should include your salary wishes and the earliest possible starting date. Please note that we will store your data temporarily for the duration of the selection procedure.

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