ADS is hiring an Events Manager
Are you a natural networker, interested in helping to grow a dynamic ecosystem? Are you passionate about organising events? Do you like working as part of a small, enthusiastic and agile team as well as independently? Are you looking to take on varied responsibilities in order to develop your career?
ADS is looking for an Events Manager who is interested in working in a world-class Data Science and AI network. For this position we offer a 1-year contract for 32 hours per week. You will be responsible for organising:
- 15-20 ADS Meetups per year
- ADS presents: Tech 020 Career Fair
- Partner dinner
- Partner meetings
- Thesis Fair
- Highlight Event
The goal of this event management position is to increase ADS’s event capacity and value. Hence, an important aspect of your position will be to gather and integrate feedback into your activities, as well as to increase the number of Meetups to over 20 per year. You will be supported by your team throughout this process.
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