Are you looking for a way to apply your skills and have direct impact on the global startup ecosystem? Pioneers is one of Europe’s biggest and fastest-growing tech and entrepreneurship brands and is currently looking for a passionate, bright minded and forward thinking senior event manager to join our Events Team.
Pioneers is an international relationship builder in the technology and startup scene offering events, intelligence, and venture capital. Over the last 6 years we have grown our flagship event - Pioneers'18 (former Pioneers Festival) to the leading technology gathering in Europe. While supporting startups stays at our core, we have learned how to leverage our network and deliver products providing valuable insights to some of the world’s leading companies and investment funds.
We are a fast growing team of 34 people from 17 nations located in the beautiful city of Vienna, Austria.
5+ years event management experience with minimum 2 years of proven team-lead experience with an inspirational and motivational leadership style in the event industry
Educated in business administration, marketing, and finance
Intrinsic passion for the events industry, technology and its constant innovation
Ability to perform under pressure whilst maintaining accuracy, efficiency with a motivational attitude
Both creative and commercial thinking when constantly improving processes and services
Outstanding customer service and communication skills (verbal and written)
Generally self-organized, reliable, and budget conscious
Fluent in German and English
Develop events strategy for Pioneers
Analyze and benchmark international event trends and competitors
Optimize the synergies within the event-involved departments
Ensure the Pioneers quality standards throughout our international activities
Ensure knowledge transfer within the team and cross-departments
Budget and Revenue target setup and supervision of the events team as well as for all event activities
Legal representative of Pioneers Events
Full time position based in the heart of Vienna, Austria starting July 2017. Welcoming work environment with a dynamic, highly motivated and international team. Well known brand with a huge network in the startup area. The minimum full time salaryfor this position is € 46.200,- before tax/year. We are of course willing to offer a higher salary depending on your professional experience and qualification.
We would love to hear from you! Interview process includes a phone or personal interview (1h), a task and another on-site interview with the team. To apply please send us your CV and short motivational paragraph to firstname.lastname@example.org.