47 Degrees, Part of Xebia, is a global consulting firm specialising in functional programming and safe software systems. We’re always on the lookout for talented individuals to lead and nurture projects involving Scala, Kotlin, and other technologies in the Engineering and Big Data space.

47 Degrees promotes and participates in diverse community projects including popular open source libraries, training events through our Academy, and D&I initiatives. Additionally, as part of our commitment to the community, 47 Degrees organizes a variety of conferences and Meetup groups across the Globe, including Scala Days, Lambda World, ScalaCon, and Scala at the Sea.

Now, we’re looking for talented people to join our Marketing Department to help facilitate our growing roster of events.

THE ROLE

As Events Director you will help lead the client, staff, and community experience of the company's brand through seamless end to end campaign, content, and event experience management and execution. We are looking for someone who has experience in the tech sector and understands technology communities.

Requirements:

  • Establishing & defining a strategy and calendar for events in tandem with the Marketing Leadership team
  • Build trusted relationships across the tech communities and senior meeting and event leadership teams, partnering effectively with diverse stakeholders with a focus on high-profile events.
  • Planning, developing, and executing events, experiences, and on-site trainings
  • Planning, developing, and executing internal gatherings and retreats.
  • Sourcing unique venues, locations, entertainment & speakers
  • Creating engaging online experiences
  • Managing external contractors and agencies
  • Working with marketing/creative team to elevate the brand experience
  • Communicating with all stakeholders
  • Building strong relationships with clients, partners, portfolio companies, and industry experts
  • Budget management
  • On site event management

What you can expect from us:

This role includes the flexibility to work remotely in Spain or from one of our Spain offices. Here’s what you can expect from us:

  • A competitive salary with benefits
  • Flexibility, autonomy and trust to get on with the job
  • All the tools you need including a MacBook, Monitor, Mouse, and Keyboard

You can also expect support from leadership and your colleagues, we love seeing our own succeed and we’ll do what we can to foster your growth and creativity. This is an exciting opportunity with a fast-growing, cutting-edge company.

47 Degrees is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Please feel free to share your preferred pronouns with us during the application process.

47 Degrees does not sponsor work visas, either at the time of hire or at any later time. All persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in Spain, and to complete any required employment eligibility forms.