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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Sales & Retail
  • Languages
    English
  • Experience Required
    Entry
  • Degree Required
    Bachelor
    • Province
      Utrecht
    • Date Posted
      July 13,2022
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    Event Manager

    Event Manager

    As our Global Event Manager, you will be in charge of the organization and planning of events and trade shows. We participate in 10-15 events each year all around the world. As an Event Manager, you will be present at the events, so traveling is part of your job.

    You will be part of our Business Development team, so we are looking for someone with a commercial mindset, great organizational skills, and who can work with strict deadlines.


    You will

    • Analyze the calendar of events and trade shows across +30 countries vidaXL is active in or intends to enter.
    • Be responsible for the creation and management of the annual calendar of events and trade shows.
    • Be responsible for the strategy, creative implementation, and organization of all commercial events and trade shows vidaXL attends.
    • Create and manage the script and budget for each event or trade show.
    • Work closely with all internal and external stakeholders.
    • Coordinating the organization and realization of each event, coordinating employees and third parties.
    • Represent vidaXL as a hostess, during the various events, and don’t shy away from commercial activities during the show.
    • Evaluates and continuously develops and improves event concepts, quality and return.


    We offer

    • Naturally, you will receive a salary that matches your work experience
    • 23 holiday days with the possibility to buy another 10 days
    • A hybrid work from home model. Of course, we will facilitate in a work from home facility as well
    • Phone and laptop
    • 8% holiday pay
    • Pension plan fully paid by vidaXL
    • Travel allowance ánd a work from home allowance
    • Opportunities to develop yourself!
    • €35 net per day abroad allowance


    We ask


    • 3+ years of experience in events management or hospitality branch
    • Project management skills, and commercial skills are considered a plus.
    • A proactive, flexible, and creative mentality, adaptive and resilient to changing work environment.
    • Strong attention to detail with the right balance between needs and wants.
    • Bold, convincing, and representative.


    Why vidaXL


    vidaXL is growing faster than the speed of light in the field of e-commerce. We’ve been doubling our figures every year since our foundation in 2013. All of this in our own bold and down-to-earth way. With 31 webshops, 6 international offices, and 120 million unique visitors a year that pretty much feels like the right way.

    To keep up with our own success we take on challenges, take chances and try new things every day. We don’t see road bumps as obstacles but as an opportunity to enjoy the sweet, sweet smell of victory.

    We owe our great success to our great people. That’s why we love to invest in personal growth. By offering the freedom to seize all opportunities you see.


    So you can thrive big time and grow XL!


    Want to join us?

    We look forward to your application! For more information, contact our Talent Advisor: Dirk van Enckevort.

    T | +31612133862

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or disability


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