Industry Events Marketing Manager

Sunnyvale, CA
Job Terms:
up to $52.81/hour
posted by:
Annie Lucia

Job Description:

Aquent's client is looking for a hyper-organized and marketing event lead to help with program management of key industry events. You will own the industry marketing team’s contributions [content, assets and speakers] with end-to-end strategy and executional linkages across workstreams to ensure effective execution.

This position will be the operational face of Industry Marketing team at a number of key industry events. This shall require close execution and partnership with client’s field marketing, and strategic events and experiences team. On behalf of Industry Marketing, the Industry Event Marketing Manager will collaborate extensively on content, messaging and asset approvals with product management, developer relations, product marketing, and comms teams to ensure seamless coordination and execution of Industry Marketing goals at these events.

Overall Responsibilities:

  • Drive event schedule and agenda with key stakeholders to ensure it aligns with the overarching industry product roadmaps, event messaging pillars, business priorities & executive vision
  • Work closely with speaker teams to ensure content and messaging is consistent and on-brand
  • Manage cross functional working groups and internal review and sign-offs including working group for compliance approvals

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:

  1. Lead Industry Marketing team representation across Industry events
  2. Ensure Industry Marketing strategy and contributions are delivered through partnership with field, brand, product and events team
  3. Contribute to and deliver on event strategy and vision while ensuring innovative event experience

Required Skills:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience
  • 10+ years enterprise event management experience
  • Proven and compelling Executive liaison, able to gain the trust and support from the senior most stakeholders
  • Excellent written and presentation skills
  • 5+ years of enterprise technology event experience in a high-growth and fast-paced environment
  • Extremely detail oriented and ability to handle ambiguity
  • Innovative and fresh thinking for event experiences for client to standout in the market
  • Ability to gracefully deal with senior executives at the highest level as well as orchestration of overall event program across the cross-functional teams
  • Proven experience in large-scale enterprise event track-building and execution
  • Exceptional project management skills and experience, including managing multiple internal stakeholders, external creative agencies, events vendors, and international projects
  • Independent, self-starter who can prioritize and drive deliverables to execution with minimal supervision                                                                           

Client Description:

Aquent's client is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products.

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)





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***Please ensure FULL LEGAL NAME is noted on resume along with a PORTFOLIO LINK if applicable.***

***Assignment could start earlier if right candidate is identified.***