Marketing & Events Manager

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Marketing & Events Manager of TNW X

We are looking for a high-potential and ambitious young professional to join our team as our Marketing & Events manager. You’ll be working in TNW X – the professional services arm of TNW. It doesn’t matter what form of communication you use; people engage with your message. You can read the mind of your audience and you love playing with words. You know how to deliver a message to your audience, have at least three social media accounts, love innovation and startups and you’re enthusiastic about organizing events.

FULL-TIME · AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS

About us

TNW is a tech media company, founded in 2006. So far, we hosted TNW Conference for 12 years in Amsterdam and today it’s one of the most influential tech conferences globally. In this slipstream of the conference, we launched thenextweb.com, our new site, that in 2017 keeps more than 10.000.000 people updated on tech's most fascinating stories each month. A year ago, we opened our own co-working space together with Google in the heart of Amsterdam; TQ. Last but not least, we built the startup database Index, the main data source for our projects.

TNW X is the team that functions as bridge builder between corporates, governments and the tech ecosystem. Through various different innovation programs (e.g. Tech5) we connect corporates to innovative startups and much needed talent to help boost their Innovation Power. But we also help governments worldwide to make sure they attract great companies to their own ecosystem. 

We work with leading companies like Adyen, Vodafone, SAP, Deloitte, Accenture, Springer Nature and Heineken. And with government partners like South Korea, Thailand,  Amsterdam, Barcelona, Dutch Police and Utrecht. TNW X is a 12 person fully dedicated team, with strong support from the broader 85 people TNW organization including our Database team Index, media team, conference team and TQ team.

Your role

  • You'll work together with a dynamic team to deliver high-end innovation projects and events no matter what. 

  • You are the middleman to tell our community of startups, corporates and governments the remarkable story of TNW X. 

  • You'll search and find angles for content, you'll grow our social channels, and you'll take ownership of our many meetups and events. T

  • Creating and publishing paid Facebook and Google AdWords campaigns for TNW X projects.

  • You love to host events and don't mind taking charge here. 

  • Coming up with – and executing – new marketing ideas.

  • You will clearly outline a marketing and communication strategy for the whole team, and follow up on this on an ongoing basis. 

Your profile

  • You’re passionate about startups, innovation,  and you have a commercial and value-driven mindset

  • Good understanding of (recent) developments in tech and startups, understand the role of corporate brands in the tech scene, know the tech community well and have preferably worked in tech yourself.

  • A good balance between team player/self-starter. You need to work cross-department to achieve a range of goals. At the same time, you need to be able to get things done even when there’s no one around to help.

  • Min. 1 year of proven marketing experience (Adwords, FB Ads, content, social media)

  • Perfect written and spoken English.

  • You're eligible to work in The Netherlands (unfortunately TNW cannot sponsor visas)

1. You’ll have the opportunity to work at the heart of the tech community in Amsterdam and basically meet with the whole ecosystem of companies here. It’ll be the ride of your life!

2. You'll build a stellar network and meet some of the greatest thought leaders and most successful entrepreneurs in the world of tech and business (seriously)

3. You're in a role where you can pick your responsibilities and grow the skills you want to grow. We'll be there to support you in your personal goals along the way.

4. Catered lunch, and a bar/café in our office!

5. The Smallest Disco in the World is located IN our office, too. 

6. Regular entrepreneurial events and workshops

7. We work across borders. You will too. 

8. Our team consists of the finest founders, designers, developers, marketing people, and everything in between. You WILL learn a lot. 

9. Choose your own working hours

10. Our team will support you in everything you do. We've worked at all kinds of tech companies, from small ones to big ones like Google. We’ll teach you all of our joint experiences.

This will be the ride of your life.