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Event & Community Manager

  • Experience: Experienced
  • Contract: Permanent contract
  • Location: Aalst & Mechelen, Belgium

Our Company

We’re Bluecrux. Pleased to meet you!

Founded in 2011, Bluecrux is a value chain consulting and technology company. Our experts and software solutions help to transform today’s supply chains into smart, efficient, and fully integrated value chains. We believe that only true collaboration leads to innovation by converging at the intersection of our knowledge and our customers’ ambition and linking expertise with technology and problems with solutions.

We’re a community, a movement that’s built at this intersection, which we call “the Cutting X”: it’s where supply chains evolve, and value chains are forged.

Our client portfolio includes some of the world’s largest companies, including Johnson & Johnson, GSK, Roche, Bridgestone, AkzoNobel, Beiersdorf, Oatly, and many more. Our desire to work closely with them is also reflected in our global presence, with offices both in Europe and the US.

In order to accelerate our growth, we’re looking for an Event & Community Manager. Do you get that kick out of organizing top-notch client events and streamlining internal events to tighten a strong employee community?  

Read on! As we have got the job for you!

Your role

In the event manager part of the role, you will take ownership of managing global internal & external events from A-Z:

  • You will be the go-to person within the organization for all events, from intimate internal inspiration sessions to big external conferences.
  • You will manage our events both on a strategic and practical level.
  • You will be working with different internal and external stakeholders.
  • You will guide our existing event processes to a higher level.
  • You support in the rollout of marketing and communication campaigns in the context of our global event management.
  • You own and follow up on the Marketing event budget.

In the community manager part of this role, you will be facilitating and supporting our ongoing initiatives and events to keep up the positive pace that thrives our Bluecrux community feeling- and culture:

  • You will be the go-to person for all internal initiatives supporting our Bluecrux community,
  • You will manage our monthly “Bluecrux community” meetings, what we call our “LFM (Last Friday Meeting).
  • You will support in organizing various internal events, going from our end-of-year events, teambuilding, or our annual ski trip.
  • You will manage all internal communication, together with the internal teams involved.

Your skills

  • You hold a Bachelor-or Master degree in Marketing-, Communications – or Business management.
  • You have some years of relevant experience in a similar event manager or community role (both on a strategic as operational level).
  • You are hands-on and have a let’s do it mentality.
  • You have a big sense of urgency & responsibility.
  • You are proficient in English, our internal language. Further, you have a good knowledge of Dutch or French.
  • You know how to organize yourself and above all, you show a meticulous working style, with an eye for detail.
  • You get energy from working with others and helping out and you can contaminate others with your vibrant enthusiasm!
  • You identify with our values of taking ownership and working with a smile. Above all, you are professional in your communication and can be trusted with confidential information.
  • You love Fridays, but are equally happy on Monday morning

Our offer

  • A great place to work with lots of growth opportunities. We make room for initiative and allow you to enhance your personal and professional skills. Most importantly, there is room to be yourself!
  • A role in a growing organization and the possibility to shape and define our event & community management approach.
  • We know you by your first name, and don’t let titles or levels withhold us from being truly aware of your talents.
  • Team events & fun such as a yearly Bluecrux weekend, last Friday meetings with drinks, teambuilding & sports activities… (you’ll not only organize and coordinate them, but you’ll also enjoy them!)
  • A competitive salary package, including a company car with fuel card, net allowances, a smartphone with a phone subscription, and other benefits (such as a fridge full of drinks & healthy snacks).