Events Intern

This role is perfect for a highly organised and creative candidate looking to gain experience in a high-growth start-up. You’ll work directly with the Global Community Manager to expand the Finimize events around the world.

London · Full-time

You’ll work directly with the Global Community Manager to expand the Finimize offline community through managing a volunteer team of hosts around the world and organising flagship Finimize events in London.

Last year the Finimize Community held over 100 events in 30 countries with 10,000 people attending. Your primary areas of responsibility will be expanding the quantity and quality of events held under the Finimize brand. Recruiting and managing volunteers to host Finimize events in their own countries whilst assisting with ticket sales, marketing strategy and co-ordinating speakers/venues/sponsors.

You will be responsible for reporting data and trends on event attendees and providing feedback to the community hosts as well as coming up with creative campaigns to recruit new hosts and increase attendance. The role will also require you to be creative in coming up with new themes for large and small community events that inspire, inform and engage the Finimize audience.

You will be joining with the existing Finimize Community team and make an integral contribution on our journey to build the world’s largest and most engaged finance community.

💸 What sets Finimize apart?

  • Work directly with the founding team
  • Work with a team that has a strong track record
  • Join a high-growth startup with global traction and backed by some of the world’s best investors
  • 600k subscribers across all platforms
  • One of the world’s largest and most engaged finance communities
  • 80% of users that refer Finimize use the word ‘Love’

💪 Responsibilities:

  • Event logistics from planning to execution at both monthly HQ events and weekly global community events
  • Planning and execution of scaling events in London from 1 event a week to 1 event every weekday
  • Manage the day to day communication for the community of volunteer hosts in 30 countries
  • Develop partnerships with venues/sponsors/speakers building a first class roster across the world
  • Collaborate on user generated content with the community for social channels

Some things we consider critical to being our Events Intern:

  • Experience in organising and running events from idea to execution
  • Excellent inter-personal skills. The right candidate will have a natural ability to empathise and understand people
  • Casual but professional communication style over email and WhatsApp
  • Interest in building in person communities and pursuing a career in event management
  • Comfortable in an ever changing start-up environment
  • Hard working and willing to go the extra mile
  • Experience with fintech/finance events is a plus but not necessity

How to apply

Send us an email at jobs@finimize.com with a brief intro and your CV. You need to be able to work in London to be considered.

We’ll let you know we received your application and, if it makes sense, we’ll have a Skype call or grab a coffee to chat about things further 😀

🙊 Psst... We're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity on our team.

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