We are moving forward! Therefore we are looking for a new captain for our event team. Are you an enthusiastic, organized and stress-resistant go-getter who loves producing the most special events? Then we are looking for you!




The freedom of the water, the power of the city and all the creativity needed to create an extraordinary world. Our multi-level ships offer the possibility to make an unforgettable event of any type of event in the perfect style and atmosphere; company parties, conferences and product launches, but also for new concepts such as a sailing showroom, studio or hybrid event. We do this for our clients in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and soon also in London and Cannes. The most creative and challenging ideas come to life at OCEANDIVA; the launch of the latest Mercedes? No problem, we just hoist it inside. Nothing goes too far for us. We have been sailing this course for over 17 years, which makes us a phenomenon in the event industry.




In this position, you will never be bored with your cheerful personality, as you will be responsible for managing the events team and organizing unforgettable events on our ships. Whether it concerns a company party, conference, launch or a sit-down dinner, your goal is a satisfied client. You do this through crystal-clear communication, tight schedules and close cooperation with our event managers, partners and suppliers.

You are a charismatic leader, an organizer with a proactive attitude and you have a check-double check mentality. You and your team have the entire event under control. And most important you have the overview of all the events! Because of your well-organized administration (calculations, quotes, scenarios, etc.) you and the team leave nothing to chance.  Other activities are proactively monitoring and adjusting the planning, production of events, liaising with partners and suppliers and evaluations with the clients.

Together with your team, you strive to continuously optimize the operational process with the aim of giving our clients an experience that exceeds expectations. You report directly to the Managing Director. You can do all this from our cozy head office in the middle of the Amsterdam ports.




Working as Head of Events is a fantastic, challenging and dynamic job. It is important that you are positive and stress resistant, can put things into perspective, direct and inspire and of course have a talent for time management. A perfectionist, multitasker and planner at heart is what we are looking for!


  • At least 3 years of work experience in a similar position (preferably at an event location)
  • Good command of the Dutch and English language in word and writing, German is an advantage
  • Fulltime available
  • Knowledge of reservation systems (eg Smart Event Manager) is an advantage
  • HBO work and thinking level
  • Living in and around Amsterdam (head office is in Amsterdam)
  • Preferably available immediately
  • Possession of driving license B
  • Willingness to travel and work irregular hours if the position requires it




  • A full-time job in a growing organization (internationally) with enthusiastic and positive minded colleagues
  • An open and pleasant working atmosphere with plenty of room for initiatives and personal development
  • A competitive salary and excellent pension scheme
  • Laptop and telephone


Are you looking for an ambitious, transparent and dynamic environment to work in, then this is the job for you!




If interested, please send your CV including photo and motivation letter to: Mandy Berding, Managing Director, info@oceandiva.eu, 020-6227766.

Are you curious about all the possibilities? Please contact us.

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