Manager – Events
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

501-1,000 employees

Collaborative online design tools
Company Overview
Figma's mission to make design accessible to everyone. The company operates a suite of suite of industry leading collaborative design tools.
San Francisco, CA, USA • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
UI/UX & Design
  • 7+ years of experience planning large-scale in person and virtual events in a tech and/or design focused company
  • Experience managing teams and projects. Working with people outside of your team and outside of the company excites you. You like mentoring and collaborating with new people and figuring problems out together
  • Great attention to detail. You like managing multiple work streams simultaneously, sweat the small stuff and leave no detail untouched
  • A knack for organization and bringing people into the process with clear visibility into your work. You would represent the Figma brand well from behind-the-scenes event execution to in-person coordination and communication with customers and speakers
  • A creative mind who likes bringing new ideas to existing projects and continuously pushes the team to try new things
  • Help guide the (in person & virtual) events team strategy, focusing on: educational livestreams, Field Events, and our global user conferences
  • Lead the planning and execution of Figma's annual user conferences
  • Develop event goals and work cross-functionally to track metrics that are critical to the success of all Figma events, such as: promotion tactics, leads, and opportunities created
  • Work closely with the growth + social teams to develop event promotion/launch plan strategies
  • Manage agency relationships for event production and execution
  • Build, manage, and track event budget and expenses. Partner with the legal and finance teams to track contracts and expenses
  • Lead pre-event planning meetings, providing event support, preparing communications, coordinating conference logistics, lining up speakers, and conducting post meeting assessment activities
  • Deliver creative and innovative event experiences to engage and delight our users