Communications & Event Manager

Job description

We are ViriCiti; a cleantech company of 65 ambitious ViriCitizen with the mission to foster the adoption of clean commercial transport. For that, we have built a cloud-based fleet management system that optimizes operations of electric and non-electric vehicles. We have been moving quickly from the start-up phase into growth & scaling-up and are therefore looking for a hands-on Communications & Event Manager as a vital part of our Marketing team. You will coordinate our attendance at fairs, manage media relations, and run end-to-end communication campaigns in Western Europe and North America. Our ambition at ViriCiti is high but the atmosphere in our international teams is informal and relaxed. We like to share successes and other stories and we make sure everybody feels at home at our office in Amsterdam. Are you looking for your next career step in a fast-growing and international scale-up company? Join us now!

 

Your job
Main tasks will include but not be limited to the list below:

  • Events: organize our end-to-end attendance to various events
  • Webinars: find new topics and suitable partners, plan, promote & coordinate
  • PR: write and distribute press releases, build & manage media relations
  • Campaigns Management: anything from email marketing to translating our website into a new language to making sure we design and send Christmas cards on time

Requirements

  • Self-starter and a very strong project manager
  • Organized, hands-on and like to mark things as “✔Done”
  • Ability to work fast while keeping a focus on details
  • Enthusiastic and good at building relationships
  • Eager to learn new skills/tools that allow you doing a better job
  • Start-up mentality – you like to help with tasks tangent to the job description
  • Take ownership, align with the team but able to work independently
  • Tech-savvy and willing to learn more about EV’s, clean energy, clean transportation


Your Knowledge & Skillset

  • At least 1 year of experience in a similar role
  • Excellent command of English (Dutch, German, or French would be nice to have)
  • Experience in coordinating attendance to conferences & trade fairs
  • Eloquent writer who writes engaging and convincing copy
  • Experience in PR, building & maintaining effective media relationships
  • Experience with email marketing tools (i.e. Active Campaign, MailChimp)
  • Experience/ knowledge of organizing webinars is a plus
  • Experience in the cleantech/electric vehicles market would be a strong advantage


What you can expect from us

We offer you a competitive salary based on experience. A few months ago, we moved into our brand-new office where we provide you every day with a healthy lunch. In addition to work, we find the necessary relaxation important, that is why we offer you company massages, health workshops & Ping Pong competitions. In addition to that, you will be part of our monthly ViriCiti updates with snacks and drinks and other events such as our legendary annual ViriCiti weekend and Christmas party.

 

About us
We started our adventure 7 years ago by building an efficient and scalable platform for commercial electric vehicles. Our platform provides data-insights that operators use to extend the range of their vehicles, eliminate emissions and optimize electric operations. Since then, we have grown into the market leader in the US as well as in Western Europe and have landed large projects all around the globe!

 

Do you want to be part of a fast-paced scale-up company? Apply now!

The selection process may involve an assessment. Please send us your CV + motivational letter. More info? Contact Heloise Hieber at h.hieber@viriciti.com.

 

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

 

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.