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Events apprentice 🇫🇷



Paris, France
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024
Our mission? Making day-to-day banking easier for SMEs and freelancers thanks to an online business account that's combined with invoicing, bookkeeping and spend management tools. Thanks to its innovative product, highly reactive 24/7 customer support and clear pricing, Qonto has become the leader in its market.
Our journey: Founded by Alexandre and Steve in July 2017, Qonto has rapidly gained trust, serving over 500,000 customers. Thanks to our wonderful team of 1,600+ Qontoers, we also made it to the LinkedIn Top Companies French ranking!
Our values:
Customer focus | Prioritize customers in everything you do
Ownership | Own your part, get things done
Teamwork | Make (team)work easy
Mastery | Continuously raise the bar
Integrity | Always do what’s right, and respect people
Our beliefs: At Qonto, we're committed to fostering a welcoming environment where everyone can thrive. We prioritize evaluating applicants based solely on skills and potential, ensuring diversity with 50% international team members, 44% women, and 20% parents. Join us in building a workplace that celebrates diversity and individuality.
Join us as an Event Apprentice to streamline and enhance Qonto’s event planning and execution. You will work closely with Mélanie, our Senior Events Manager, to deliver impactful events that resonate with our customers.
👩‍💻🧑‍💻 As an Event Apprentice at Qonto, you will:
• Help in the planning and execution of Qonto’s local and national events.
• Coordinate +15 events every year (in-house, trade shows & third part events) with vendors and internal teams to ensure timely delivery of all event-related requirements, cover topics as broad as how to grow & scale your business, e-invoicing, finance for entrepreneurs. Eg our Power Up! event here.
Manage all aspects of events: pre-event strategy and planning, D-Day execution, and post-event analysis.
• Engage directly with stakeholders to gather feedback and enhance future events.
• Coordinate with Qonto's multiple teams, including marketing, sales, and product, to maximize event impact and align on success metrics through streamlined cross-functional collaboration.
🤔 What you can expect:
• Opportunity to work in a fast-growing fintech environment.
• Close collaboration with experienced professionals in event management who will help you learn a lot.
• Exposure to a variety of events, from corporate gatherings to large-scale public events.
• Supportive and dynamic team culture focused on professional growth.
• Opportunity to travel with our team, bringing Qonto's vision to life at various events and gaining unique insights and experiences.
🤝 About your future manager:
You will report directly to Mélanie, Events Manager at Qonto. With over 7 years of experience in communication & events management, Melanie has been a transformative force since joining us in February 2023. She orchestrates over 20 major events annually, targeting a diverse audience from entrepreneurs to SMEs.
With extensive experience in handling high-impact events and a deep commitment to team development, Melanie is passionate about fostering innovation and ensuring every event leaves a lasting impression.
Known for her supportive leadership style, working with her will offer you a unique opportunity for growth under the guidance of a seasoned leader dedicated to excellence in the event space.
🏅 About You:
• Pursuing or holding a third-year Bachelor's or a Master’s degree.
• You are looking for your end-of-study apprenticeship in events & communication.
• First-hand experience in event management (from internships or working with student associations) would be a plus.
• You are hands-on and able to multitask and prioritize your daily workload with autonomy.
• You have excellent communication skills, capable of working with diverse teams and vendors.
• You speak English and French fluently.
At Qonto we understand that true diversity isn't just about ticking boxes on a hiring checklist. Apply regardless of the boxes you tick! Who knows? You may have the missing piece of the puzzle we've been searching for all along.
🎁 Perks
An inclusive work environment. And so much more to help you succeed.
- Offices in Paris, Berlin, Milan, Barcelona, and Belgrade;
- Up to 2 remote days per week (depending on what your school allows);
- A meal voucher;
- Public transportation reimbursement;
- Great offers for sports and wellness activities;
- A progressive disability, and parenthood policy as part of our commitment to the Parental Act (1 in 6 of Qonto employees is a parent!) and childcare benefits with selected partners;
- Monthly team events.
💪 Our hiring process:
- Interviews with your Talent Acquisition Manager and future manager/mentor
- A remote exercise to demonstrate your skills and give you a taste of what working at Qonto could be like
We will send you an interview guide so you can best prepare yourself.
On average, our process lasts 20 working days and offers usually follow within 48 hours 🤞
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