Manager, Trade Shows and Events

Category : Sales & Marketing
Location/City : GA - Conyers
Id : 40023

We are on the hunt for an organized Manager to lead tradeshows and events for one of the world's leading providers of innovative lighting systems. In this role you will manage the planning and execution of crucial trade shows and events.
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How to be a rock star on Day 1: Show off your strong project management/budgeting skills by leading and managing different vendors and internal resources.
Pack your bags: This gig requires 25% travel to attend events and support B2B marketing efforts (Don't forget your toothbrush!)
Bonus points awarded for: Experience with successful trade show marketing and event execution.
Fringe benefit alert: This gig offers a four-day work week.
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Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Project manage assigned trade shows and events by generating an action plan of all necessary logistics and deliverables
  • Manage relationships with vendors (exhibit houses, promotional product providers, hotels, convention centers, etc.) as well as internal stakeholders (sales, marketing, etc.) to ensure on time and within budget execution
  • Create and manage a budget for assigned trade shows and events
  • Track metrics for each trade show and event

Skills & Qualifications
  • Minimum 3 years of previous experience in event and trade show management
  • Familiar with B2B trade show marketing, preferred
  • Strong project management skills; able to lead and manage several vendors and internal resources
  • Bachelor's degree, strongly preferred
  • Able to travel 25%

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