Event & Community Manager – AI Platform

What do robots, mp3 and search engines have in common? - Without innovative research, they would not exist. Research is the fundamental driver of companies, business models and products that change our world.   

In the AI program of Science & Startups, the network of startup support units at Berlin's universities, we are committed to turning exciting artificial intelligence research from Berlin into successful AI products and AI companies for the whole world.

We are looking for an Event & Community Manager (m/f/d) full-time to join our team as soon as possible. As Event & Community Manager, you are the heart and soul of our community consisting of startup teams, founders, colleagues and partners. With various events and activities, you strengthen the community feeling of our AI family and generate public attention for our program.

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What do we do? - With our work, we support AI startup founders, founding teams, and existing startups from Berlin's universities Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt Universität, and Technische Universität Berlin, as well as the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, to grow and internationally succeed.

Berlin's universities attract renowned scientists, researchers and innovators from all around the world, while also being a breeding ground for outstanding young talent. With more than 100,000 students, 20,000 researchers, over 600 supported startups and thousands of jobs created, the Science & Startups network members are a catalyst for innovation and economic growth.

In the AI program, we work closely with the universities to provide excellent AI founders and startup teams with the best services, a community, resources, know-how, and networking optimized for their startup phase. In our bright, beautiful office space at AI Campus Berlin (https://www.aicampus.berlin/), we sit right in the heart of Berlin's AI scene together with the teams we support.

Your tasks  

  • Friendly contact point for founders, teams, partners and other stakeholders 
  • Participation in the development of a partner program and pro-active expansion of the partner network
  • Creation of a community activity concept and engaging our community through regular social media and on-site activities 
  • Organization of internal and external events from planning to running 
  • Supervision of external partners such as event agencies 
  • Publishing events and related community actions on social media 
  • Collaborate in the formation of new processes and workflows 

What you bring 

  • Enthusiasm for community building, collaboration and connecting people. 
  • BSc degree in business or social field or comparable qualification  
  • Min. 3 years of experience from similar positions   
  • Very good language skills in German and English  
  • Desirable: first experience and knowledge in the field of artificial intelligence & digitalization and/or the startup scene and co-working space 
  • Enthusiasm for the topic of artificial intelligence and the startup world 
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills 
  • You enjoy challenges and working independently & have a hands-on mentality  
  • Willingness to work weekends and off-peak hours (occasionally) 

What we offer 

  • An exciting role where you can contribute ideas 
  • A chance to help shaping the future of Artificial Intelligence and successful AI companies in Berlin and Germany 
  • A great office in the new AI Campus Berlin, the center of the AI startup scene in Berlin  
  • A small, dedicated and agile team with a friendly and constructive working atmosphere
  • Urban Sports Club membership & allowance  
  • Attractive compensation 

You want to help bring Berlin's best and most innovative AI startups into the world? Then apply now. Please include your earliest possible entry date, your salary expectations, and your CV. Please use the following e-mail subject: "AI Program Event & Community Manager" and send your application to: 

AI Program by Science & Startups 
Dr. Tina Klüwer, Director AI 

We look forward to receiving your application!  

This announcement will remain open until a sufficient number of suitable applications have been received. The position is initially limited to four years with indented option of extension according to the economic development of the program. 

The AI program is operated by Humboldt-Innovation GmbH for Science & Startups. Humboldt-Innovation is a 100% subsidiary of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. 

By submitting your application via email, you agree that your data will be electronically processed and stored. Please note our data protection information according to DSGVO (General Data Protection Regulation) can be found here: https://humboldt-innovation.de/de/transparenzerklaerung-fuer-bewerbungen. 

To ensure equal opportunities, applications from women with the required qualifications are explicitly welcome. Qualified applicants with disabilities are preferred. Persons with a migration background are explicitly encouraged to apply.  

Humboldt-Innovation values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunity.