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Event Manager - Europe

Berlin · Marketing

Event Manager - Europe

As Event Manager - Europe for SumUp, you’ll be the driving force behind SumUp’s Event strategy and help grow our merchant communities in top European markets. You’ll report to the PR & Comms Lead and will support the cross-functional Country Focus Teams. 

What you’ll do

  • You will plan, develop and execute a holistic event strategy across SumUp’s top European markets

  • Drive thought leadership in the SumUp merchant community through events, meetups and knowledge exchange

  • Secure sponsorships with strategic partners to increase SumUp brand awareness with various merchant groups 

  • Propose and provide strategic event analysis and counsel to internal stakeholders

  • Secure speaking opportunities at relevant industry events in Europe, preparing speakers with appropriate briefs and content

  • Submit SumUp for relevant industry awards 

You’ll be a great fit for this position if

  • You possess 3-5 years of experience in event management for a B2B or a B2C brand.

  • You have developed an event strategy spanning across a number of markets, industries and/or topics.

  • You can work in an extremely fast-paced environment; you’re agile and always ready for change.

  • You possess a founder’s mentality; we’re looking for self-starters that are excited to experiment and proactively drive projects.

  • You can manage multiple stakeholders across various departments and functions.

  • You are fluent in English, other European languages are a plus.

Why you should join SumUp

  • You'll be part of the team building the world’s first-ever global card acceptance brand.

  • You’ll work with team members that are highly passionate about communications, events, community building and thought leadership.

  • You'll have the space to drive your career here and take ownership of projects as we work in flat hierarchies.

  • You’ll work in a diverse and international team.

  • We offer a corporate pension scheme, free German and yoga classes, subsidised gym membership, sports clubs and other benefits.

About Sumup

We believe in the everyday hero. Those who have the courage to follow their passion and who have the strength and determination to realise their dreams. Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their business. With a founders mentality and a 'team-first attitude' our diverse teams across Europe, South America, and the United States work together to ensure that small business owners can be successful doing what they love. 

We're looking for individuals who are constantly curious, innovative and brave as we work together across departments to push forward better and better solutions.

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

SumUp will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate.