New York Code Design Academy Director of Events in New York, New York

The New York Code + Design Academy is a technology education provider with a mission to make learning to code accessible to all. Founded in 2012, NYCDA provides intensive fullĀ­-time and evening partĀ­-time courses for adults, and classes for kids and teens.

The New York Code + Design Academy seeks a full-time Director of Events to oversee, plan, and organize external-facing events. This role will be responsible for maintaining a consistent calendar of upcoming events, tracking event success metrics, and supporting event efforts in our satellite locations.


  • Plan, host, and execute marketing and networking events that occur in the local NYC community.

  • Support our Community Managers in our satellite sites in planning and executing events for their local communities.

  • Create a reporting framework to track event metrics.

  • Build a 1, 3, 6, and 12 month event execution plan for the 2017 calendar year.

  • Set measurable goals for monthly, quarterly, and yearly events.


  • 2-5 years experience in event-planning and/or marketing.

  • Knowledge of tech industry and network of connections within the NYC area.

  • Outgoing, enthusiastic personality and experience in public speaking.

NYCDA is an equal opportunity employer and employs qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other classification proscribed under applicable law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete our application process, please contact our Human Resources Department at