Marketing Events Specialist

G2 Web Services - Bellevue, WA (30+ days ago)


Are you looking to be challenged and have the skills to deliver in a collaborative and team-focused environment? G2 Web Services, a Verisk business (NASDAQ: VRSK), may be the place for you!

We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative, organized and highly motivated Marketing Event Specialist to join the marketing team. This role will manage G2’s events, including but not limited to project plans (ideation to completion), budget, content development, execution and evaluation of campaign effectiveness for multiple organizations. In addition, this individual will assist with public relations focusing on creating and distributing press releases.

Responsibilities

Manage overall G2 events calendar (external and internal events) along with sister companies, LCI and Verisk Retail
Create and execute end-to-end event plans including overall event objectives, presence, email/social promotion, onsite plan, post-show follow up and internal reporting
Expertly drive pre-event meetings, including ownership of event planning documentation
Work closely with product/client services/sales to identify event goals, content and promotion
Track events budget and ensure all event-related expenses stay within allocated budget
Manage vendors to execute on event plan deliverables
Ensure deadlines are met on all project plans
Create recommendations for new events based on business goals
Recap event performance for key stakeholders and make recommendations on future participation
Ensure all event leads are documented in a timely and efficient manner
Manage creation and distribution of press releases
Provide print and web advertising copy writing and design support
General marketing writing, design or production support as needed
Collaborate with marketing team members on activities driven by market segment and function
Qualifications

Must be a driven self-starter who is able to work independently and as part of a team
Prior events management and execution experience, preferably B2B (domestic and international)
Knowledgeable of the principles and implications of union and labor laws, liability insurance and venues policies
Strong project management experience
Strong interpersonal and communications skills, both written and oral (for all levels of management)
Proven ability to create event plans and deliver on time and on budget
Can solve problems and recommend solutions
Strong analytical skills (to forecast and identify trends/challenges)
Ability to display creative thinking skills
Organizational, multi-tasking and time management skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
Experience with Salesforce and marketing automation (HTML proficiency is a plus)
Comfortable with social media platforms (for business: LinkedIn, Twitter)
Experience developing PR content (positive media stories)
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign and Photoshop preferred
Minimum 2 year of marketing work experience
Certified Meeting Professional certificate or Bachelor’s Degree in public relations, communication, business management, administration, or marketing is preferred
As a progressive employer, we offer a competitive salary with a complete benefits package (Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, 401K) as well as growth opportunities in a flexible work environment.

If you are interested in this position, please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@g2llc.com. Please include “Marketing Event Specialist” and your Name in the subject line of your email.