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PR & Event Manager

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NetherlandsMarketing

Job description

As PR & Event Manager at, you will join our growing B2B Marketing team and play a pivotal role in shaping’s communication and PR strategies, driving results, and enhancing brand awareness. Reporting directly to the Head of Marketing, the PR & Events Manager will have overall responsibility for all PR and event activities, including but not limited to managing media relations, press inquiries, award management, event management and arranging and preparing speaking opportunities. The PR & Event Manager will work closely with the rest of the Source marketing team as well as other internal and external stakeholders such as agencies and freelance

What we'd love you to get excited about

  • Public Relations Management: Develop and implement PR strategies that enhance the company's public image across relevant markets, with a focus on B2B PR. Manage media relations, including writing press releases, handling press inquiries and preparing other press materials including news alerts, FAQs etc. Build and maintain relationships with media, influencers, and key industry players.

  • Event Management: Plan and execute successful marketing events, trade shows, and conference participation to promote our products and engage with target audiences. Coordinate with vendors, venues, and contractors to ensure seamless event execution. Oversee the design and production of event materials as well photo and video production.

  • Prepare speaking notes & slides: Identify relevant speaking opportunities for our CEO and other Source leaders, prepare speaking notes and help prepare the slide deck by delivering the right input to our designer.

  • Award Management: Select relevant awards and send in comprehensive and innovative applications to get nominated.

  • Report preparation: Monitor and analyse media coverage, and prepare reports on PR campaigns' and event’ (leads generated) effectiveness.

  • Budget Management: Oversee and manage the PR & Event marketing budget. Ensure that resources and investments (marketing spend) are allocated efficiently to achieve strategic marketing goals.

Job requirements

You have

  • 4+ years PR & Event Marketing experience in an (international) B2B environment, preferably both in-house as well as at an agency;

  • A natural storyteller with excellent written and verbal communication skills;

  • High creativity and you are capable of creating exciting and effective PR and communication campaigns that have a tangible impact on the Source brand;

  • Demonstrated ability to proactively build relationships with media. Existing media relationships in the AgTech sector are a plus;

  • Extensive experience with B2B event management: Natural organiser with an eye for detail and excellent time management skills;

  • Great communication skills and ability to partner cross-functionally with internal and external partners to deliver successful PR activities and events;

  • You are fluent in English (Dutch is a plus);

  • Experience in the AgTech sector is a plus.

*At Source, we highly value diversity of backgrounds and thoughts. Research has shown that people make different internal assessments of whether they are a good fit for the job. We therefore highly encourage you to apply for this job, even if you feel you might not 'tick all the boxes!

Our offer in return for your talent and skills

To reward your contributions, we offer you:

  • A hybrid work environment - we have working days at the office on Mondays and Thursdays which we make awesome

  • Paid lunch on the office days

  • Flexible hours - always respecting your team & meetings.

  • Pension contribution of 4.5%

  • Macbook (for the deep tech roles a 16T)

  • Curiosity and learning sessions

  • Travel allowance for office commute

  • Annual learning budget of € 1,000

  • Work from home budget of € 550

  • Monthly wifi & phone plan reimbursement of € 50

  • Unlimited holidays and we expect you at least to take 25 per year

  • Source Super Social (S3) - Our Thursday drinks (when possible at the rooftop terrace)

  • S4s - per quarter we have a big company event on Friday that includes dinner and special activities