Academics, managers and young professionals in the VAA benefit from collective labour agreements with good starting salaries and excellent contractual terms.
As Germany’s biggest managerial association, the VAA offers a specialised legal service that caters for the needs of employees in executive positions and employees not covered by standard collective agreements: the VAA lawyers check contracts, negotiate with employers and conduct lawsuits on behalf of members. The VAA is on hand to support its members every step of the way, guiding them as they study, work and progress in their careers. The wealth of experience of the association, its employees and elected representatives ensures a noticeable and sustainable improvement in working conditions for members.
The association boasts a close-knit network in the world of politics, business and companies. Working in the interests of managers, the VAA influences policy throughout Germany and Europe. The VAA offices campaign for an environment that promotes business, research and innovation, while also calling for employee participation.