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Senior Event Manager for Commercial Events
📍 Berlin, Germany


[Expired] - Senior Event Manager for Commercial Events

Coworking Space:
Berlin, Germany Rheinsberger Straße 76/77 10115 Berlin, Germany


    Senior Event Manager for Factory Commercial Events (M/F)

    Position: Full-Time - Start: ASAP

    Factory Berlin is an international community of innovators and changemakers who support and empower each other to create, share, and disrupt. Inspired by the diversity and exchange at Andy Warhol’s Factory in New York, Factory Berlin brings together the brightest minds from tech, politics, arts, and science into one dynamic and collaborative ecosystem. Our members' extraordinary drive for innovation urges them to become the creators and opinion leaders of tomorrow.

    Our members and partners come together at our locations in two of Berlin’s most historic and sought after areas, Mitte and Görlitzer Park, in an inspiring environment designed for comfort and to facilitate our community’s inherent desire to pave the way of the future. Here we host events curated for the members' community and local Berlin ecosphere to bring like-minded people together and encourage them to share expertise, experiences, and ideas.

    Defined by the various social milieus that bring us together, Factory Berlin is a melting pot of personalities, skills, and resources, representing the intriguingly diverse atmosphere of Germany’s bustling capital.


    Your role

    We’re looking for an experienced and passionate senior event manager who will support our commercial events team in managing and conducting innovative events which will be held at Factory. Commercial events consist of multi-day workshops, conferences, meet-ups, dinners, etc.

    You will oversee the execution of all commercial events and lead a team of young, driven event managers and staff. Furthermore, you will help position Factory as THE go-to event location in Germany.



    • Overall responsibility and management for planning and execution of commercial events
    • Report to Director of Commercial Events
    • Responsible for final event sales in close collaboration with Event Sales Manager, incl. proposal and contract generation
    • Processing of event request with the team, delegating task
    • Manage event data within respective software tools (e.g., Asana, VenueOps), keep track all data is correct and up-to-date
    • Oversee execution of commercial events
    • Quality check of Factory standards for events
    • Responsible for the compliance of safety and emergency procedures during the events
    • Staff responsibility, incl. capacity management of the team
    • Approve proposals and budgets created by event manager/s
    • Manage budget and team statistics, including KPIs
    • Collaborate with Sales Event Manager on building marketing material



    • Minimum of 3 years experience in event management or equivalent areas (start-up campus/project management/marketing management)
    • Good understanding of safety and health procedures during event execution
    • Ability to excel in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple priorities
    • Professional manner towards clients at all times
    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
    • A keen eye for detail and highly organized, observant
    • Self-starter and bring in a proactive and open mindset
    • Previous experience with hosting events is preferred
    • Team player
    • Fluency in German and English, both spoken and written


    What to expect

    At Factory Berlin, we like to think with an entrepreneurial mindset. Our focus is to innovate and impact, and the foundation of what we do revolves around thinking collectively and acting as a team. We are motivated, passionate and not afraid to think unconventionally. The backbone of Factory Berlin is our community, as it is the people and the day-to-day interactions taking place here that enable us to thrive. Being a part of our team is not just a job; it’s an experience. Everything we do is executed in a bid to make the experiences of our members as close to perfection as possible. You will work alongside a talented, creative and young team of professionals who are always striving to obtain common goals, and willing to share their knowledge with one another.

    Do you feel the right fit for this opening and are excited about starting your next challenge? Just send your application (CV and cover letter). We are looking forward to hearing from you!

    Full time