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Application landingpage for CHROME is closed!

We are extending the application deadline until March 1, 2023 – so this is a reminder. Hurry up!

To apply quickly and easily, we provide you another time with the link to the application landingpage of CHROME. Click on the button and you will immediately be taken to the application website 


We are launching the new HR talent development program 'CHROME' - for employees only

  • Applications are open between Feb 6-24, 2023
  • Every Bertelsmann employee (not) working in HR can apply, if he/she apires to develop into an HR Leadership position
  • This program offers you a bunch of great possibilities to take your next step

Attention all aspiring HR leaders! Bertelsmann Management Development is launching a new professional development program for HR talent. Building and developing a diverse and high-caliber pool of potential successors for top management positions in HR is at the heart of "CHROME". This is an exciting opportunity for talented employees to take their careers to the next level and be a part of shaping the future of HR at Bertelsmann.

Are you looking to develop your skills and advance your career in(to) HR? Then this 18-month pilot program is perfect for you! The program is aimed at both current HR professionals and employees from other functions who are interested in pursuing a career in HR.


The kick-off meeting for CHROME will take place in May and participants will receive a host of benefits, including individual career counseling, coaching, executive development programs focusing on transformational skills, organizational development and stakeholder management, digital learning opportunities, and access to an exclusive network of top Bertelsmann managers. You'll also have the chance to exchange ideas with top HR executives.

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to take your HR career to the next level. Applications for CHROME are open from February 6th to 1st March, so don't hesitate - apply now and become part of Bertelsmann's new HR talent development program!

For more information on the program and instructions on how to apply, please click on the CHROME application page.