event
manager

Attention event managers! Do you want to work in an innovative start-up environment? And are you an organization talent with a sense of strengthening and developing relationships? Ready for your next challenge? Let us know who you are.

B. Amsterdam is the biggest startup ecosystem in Europe, a creative working space for innovation, education, and growth. At B. we provide our members numerous services and facilities, such as work spots, events spaces, meeting units, two lounges, a gym, a cinema, parking spots aplenty and even rooftop restaurant Bureau overlooking Amsterdam.

We work with a young and energetic team from experienced people to trainees and students. We have lots of career opportunities and take a good look at your interests and skills. When working with us, we want you to feel at home within our community and culture. And, to top it off, you can block our B. gym classes in your calendar.

What are you going to do?

As an event manager, you are responsible for the planning and coordination of innovative events. Both commercial events and events related to the start-up scene. You will have your own portfolio with your own clients. You naturally work on a strong customer relationship. Team events is successful with more than 1250 events annually. They work closely together in a fun and vibrant environment. As our new event manager talent, you are responsible for achieving optimum preparation, execution, and experience of the events. Some tasks:

  • intensive collaboration with various internal B. amsterdam departments such as food & beverage, our lounges, restaurant Bureau, team rent & community and team brand
  • to be the point of contact for customers before, during and after the event
  • expanding existing customer relationships
  • requesting all necessary products from suppliers
  • co-developing ideas for arrangements
  • selecting and monitoring the quality of events
  • to respond accurately to questions, problems, and complaints during and after the end of the events
  • taking care of the entire process from preparation and realization up to the settlement and administrative handling of the event

B. is always looking for the best talent to help us become better every day. Whatever you’re going to do, we want you to become good at it. The best. Whether you are joining our events-team, brand-team, rent/community-team, f&b-team, digital-team or strategy-team: you’re a builder.

All about you:

  • you preferably have 1-3 years of working experience in the catering and events industry and are interested in organizing events
  • professional & responsible enough to work independently in a fast-paced, sometimes chaotic start-up and tech innovative atmosphere
  • fluently in Dutch and English & HBO or WO diploma
  • an outgoing and confident personality
  • a problem-solving attitude, customer oriented, commercial driven and can-do mentality
  • super social, always flexible and incredibly motivated
  • like to work in an inspiring, innovative and startup scene environment
  • strong organizational, administrative and time management skills with an attention to detail

What do we offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Work from the rooftop terrace in the summer
  • B. gym, B. coffee from our barista and B. parking on our rooftop parking
  • The chance to increase your startup & community network
  • 26 Vacation days, company laptop and telephone reimbursement
  • Attend seminars and events
  • Freedom to attract those opportunities that you enjoy
  • Your development and ambition are important to us

Is B. your place? Let us know who you are today. Get in touch.
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Interested?

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