Community & Events Associate Amsterdam

Job description

#About Ironhack

Ironhack ( is an education startup aimed at changing how people learn about technology. We offer immersive learning experiences (bootcamps) to extremely motivated students who want to change career directions or turbocharge their current professional trajectory. We love the energy of in-person instruction, but we also invest heavily in technology to enhance the classroom experience.

So far:

  • Started operations in the fall of 2013

  • Located in Miami, Madrid, Barcelona, Paris, Mexico City, Berlin, Amsterdam, Sao Paulo, Lisboa soon other cities! 

  • Raised Series A with international investors

  • 100% YOY Growth and accelerating!

  • Already graduated over 3000+ students

#About the gig

We are looking for someone that will work closely with the Growth Manager to grow Ironhack's visibility in the Amsterdam and Dutch ecosystem, generate qualified leads that will become students, and ensure the best possible learning experience for our students.

Your day-to-day job will include: 

  • Content creation and diffusion strategy. Build a content strategy together with the Growth Manager, that will ensure Ironhack’s differentiation & branding. Execute it (make videos, write articles, …).

  • Social media. Develop & execute a social media strategy across all social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin, Meetup ..)

  • Event strategy. Lead our events strategy (for our students, audience or partners) and organize all of our events: Source speakers and establish meaningful relationships, attend industry events and build partnerships with local conferences, find subjects, speakers, communicate about the events to make sure we reach audience targets, organize the events from a to z: assist with event promotion, hosting, creation of promotional flyers/graphics, and event follow-up emails.

  • Sales. Help our Admissions Manager handle inbound calls / emails, schedule interviews and reach out to prospective students (hot leads) as necessary. 


#Is this you?

  • Want to get experience in Online marketing, Communication, Community and events management in a fast-paced environment

  • Do you want to gain entrepreneurial experience without the hassle

  • You enjoy community building and love connecting people

  • Extremely organized and take an analytical approach to solving any kind of problem

  • Writing (and content creation) skills

  • Really positive. You smile often and are fun to work with :)

  • You are a creative person with a passion for Social Media

  • You have some experience with email marketing tactics (newsletter, drip campaigns), and experience with a CRM tool is a big plus.

  • You have a strong business mindset and want to position Ironhack at the heart of the local tech scene, developing partnerships & network.

  • You love the education sector and you want to shake things up!


  • Possibility of doing any of our part-time bootcamps for free
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Yearly company off-site
  • 500€ yearly budget to spend on education
  • Flexible work environment
  • Tons of awesome events with our students and community of instructors