Assistant Event Manager

Lobby Collective Hostel is a place for rookie poets, unknown artists, digital nomads, late night pizza holders and single moms. A place where travelers from all over the world meet to cook, drink, work, sleep and have fun. All in a family atmosphere and at fair prices. This former executive building of the Bertolli factory is much more than just a hostel to sleep in. The living spaces, flexible coworking workstations, the kitchen where you can dine and socialize, and 60 beds in private and shared rooms, make the Lobby Collective a place where something always happens 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Once inside, you never have to go home.

Lobby Collective Hostel is looking for an enthusiastic assistant manager for the activities and events department. From early morning until late at night, the Lobby Collective Hostel is a place for breakfast, lunch, dinner and cocktails. A meeting place where many different people meet. Do you enjoy working in a creative and international environment and do you have experience in managing at least 5 colleagues? Then you could become our new team leader.


  • Resident in Lecce (or surroundings)?
  • Can you speak English?
  • Representative, very sociable, stress-resistant and guest-oriented?
  • A team player and a born leader?
  • Do you want to work late at night and on weekends?

Here’s what your typical day looks like:

Do you want to have breakfast before starting your working day? You can do it. All employees can enjoy free breakfast at the Lobby Collective Hostel with other guests. The atmosphere at the Lobby Collective hostel is free and informal, so you don’t have to change your clothes. At the Lobby Collective you can be yourself. Lobby Collective Hostel organizes activities, excursions and events for guests from all over the world. Already early in the morning you are there to make everything run smoothly. You work in the field and guide, encourage and educate your employees as well. Together with the operations team, you are responsible for good service, but also for the efficiency and cohesion of the team. Your presence contributes to good team spirit. At the end of your shift, you make sure you are properly managing the day’s administration.Is your shift over? It is not yet time to go home. You can prepare your own meal in the kitchen, socializing with others. You can make use of it for free. Plus, as an employee you get a discount on everything (activities and events, rooms, food and drinks) in the hostel.

You are responsible for:

  • All organized activities of the Lobby Collective Hostel
  • Employee training, guidance, motivation and coaching
  • Monitoring the quality of our service and our products
  • Optimal use of hours by ensuring that employees cover all shifts
  • Promotion of events
  • Administrative reporting

We believe it is important that our working group is diverse and inclusive. We encourage all who identify with this vacancy to respond.

What do we offer you?

It is a question of guaranteeing a presence for at least 24 hours a week. The salary is in accordance with the collective labor agreement for the tourism sector, and in accordance with your responsibilities. As an employee of Lobby Collective Hostel you can stay for free one night per year. Plus, you’ll have the following benefits: an additional day off, discounts on any activity, social drinks and services at the Lobby Collective Hostel.

Are you the assistant manager for the events we are looking for? Then apply here, online, now.