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  • Events Manager

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Requisition ID
    2018-21929
    Category
    Marketing & Communications
  • Who are we?

    Ever checked in somewhere on social media? Ever tracked your online orders?”  You might be using HERE Technologies every single day without even realizing it. You can find us everywhere: in vehicles, smartphones, drones or third-party apps. We believe that with the right people, we will continue to be a game-changer in the technology industry and improve the daily lives of people around the world.  Find out more by clicking the video below or going HERE.

     

    We are searching for a Events Manager to support our Corporate Events team. You should have a passion for planning, organizing and managing events. As a Marketing Manager for developer events you will work as a multi-project event manager, dealing with stakeholder management across hierarchies and cross-functional projects. In this role, you will plan, implement, optimize, and report on events that mostly contribute to developer acquisition. 

    What's the role?

    • Drive top-to-bottom strategy and execution of developer focused events.
    • Produce events focused on developer engagement and awareness, leveraging HERE Technologies, to create unforgettable experiences for our attendees and community
    • Work cross-functionally with a global team to create inspiring event plans and contribute strategies/tactics to major marketing campaigns
    • Develop new ideas on pre-event engagement to drive awareness and excitement, working closely with internal teams including the Communication Team, Platform and Developer, Marketing, Developer Relations and others
    • Own relationships with vendors and partners, including management of contracting and invoicing process
    • Work with a team of Global Event Managers

    Who are you?

    You have strong event management skills, accustomed to working to a budget and within strict timelines. If you enjoy being part of an international company, working with cross team projects in different time zones, HERE is the right place for you. You are bringing along:

     

    • 8+ years experience in an event management role, with emphasis on top-to-bottom strategic planning, execution and post-event reporting
    • Event production and management
    • Experience managing, administering and adhering to event budgets
    • Strong experience in event production and supplier steering
    • Exceptional writing and communication abilities
    • Strong project management experience
    • Strong time and task management skills
    • Strong English communication skills, both written and spoken
    • Ability to set priorities and meet deadlines while balancing multiple projects and stakeholders
    • Exceptional customer support and interpersonal skills
    • Experienced and comfortable with working in a decentralized global organization in a strongly dynamic transformational phase
    • Resilient and comfortable with transformational ambiguity, as well as with leading a distributed team through change
    • Ability to travel – up to 25%
    • Ability to work adjusted hours including early mornings and evening hour
    • As an ideal candidate you have a track record of orgnizing and managing developr events as well as contacts to global developer event producers

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