Events and Social Media Manager

Urbantz is scaling its marketing efforts to enhance its leadership role in the EMEA region. Our marketing team is on the hunt for a highly motivated, passionate and well-organized Events and Social Media Manager.

We offer not just a company, but a culture:

  • Urbantz operates internationally in one of the most growing markets, offering a SaaS solution for retail, logistics, and e-commerce - businesses that tremendously accelerated in the past year.
  • We have been growing fast for the last 5 years - recently Seedtable has featured us as one of Brussels startups to watch in 2020 and Deloitte ranked us in the Belgian TOP 3 fastest ones.
  • We’re investing more in Marketing to build a brand that will stand out on the market and become the number one choice for customers globally.
  • We’re innovators and revolutionaries - our culture is built on experimentation, constant development, flexibility, and encouragement of initiatives.

What will you do:

Develop a community of industry experts, prospects and partners from retail, logistics, and e-commerce industries. Enhance our image as a thought leader in the last mile delivery industry by organizing various ONLINE and OFFLINE (when COVID restrictions allow) events and establishing a Social Media community by attracting and engaging our ideal customer profile.

You will organize webinars, and later, manage our participation in trade shows, coordinate production of marketing collaterals, videos or other communication resources, handle negotiations with partners, manage contractors.
You will play a critical role in shaping the Urbantz’ brand.

In particular you will:

  • Research, discover and engage influencers and opinion leaders in existing retail, logistics and e-commerce communities to promote our brand.
  • Plan and organize Webinar Programs, with conduction of at least 12 webinars per year.
  • Plan and organize Urbantz’ participation in industry related online or offline events, such as online fairs, trade shows, conferences, seminars etc.
  • Build the vision for our ICP-focused Community and begin by building an MVP that attracts and engages this audience, and facilitates interaction between members.
  • Work closely with the Content Marketing team to create exclusive content for this community.
  • Develop our strategy on where to play and how to win social media. Especially Linkedin and Youtube, non-excluding other social networks.
  • Own the themes for each channel and the ideation and calendar surrounding it, both owning publishing as well as tracking of all social content
  • Craft and execute a plan to best leverage our executive team and other influential persons within the company to create personalized influencer campaigns and promote Urbantz on social media
  • Collaborate closely with the creative team to create engaging and high quality content.
  • Amplify our content by joining key employee-facing platforms and groups (Slack, LinkedIn, etc) and encourage sharing on these channels
  • Manage Urbantz’ online ratings, by controlling and reacting to reviews across various channels, including Capterra, G2, Google and Glassdoor.
  • Assist with other marketing tasks

Key skills & required experience for this role:

  • Experience in organizing and conducting webinars
  • 3+ years of experience working in social media and/or community management, and/or event management
  • You’ve worked on a marketing or brand team previously
  • Demonstrable experience growing a social media following
  • Understanding of modern social media B2B trends
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience building, launching or managing communities in the past is a big advantage
  • Experience in video content production is also a big advantage
  • Experience in working with online review platforms like Capterra or G2 is an advantage
  • You’re a reliable person, who doesn’t require constant guidance and is able to combine autonomy with the team-work.

What’s in it for you?

  • Experience in working with online review platforms like Capterra or G2 is an advantage
  • Join a winning team. Great people that work hard but have fun doing that.
  • A fast-growing company where you are given a lot of autonomy and trust.
  • Enter the promising, ever-growing world of last mile logistics.
  • You can make a huge impact and grow with the company.
  • A permanent contract with a great salary package
  • Very nice office on Avenue Louise with a 360 view over the city

If you desire to work on changing the future of cities, then this is your chance: don’t hesitate and apply now!