Digital Events Specialist – Avasant

Company Name: Avasant
Location: 
Los Angeles, CA
Type: 
Full Time


Job Description:

We are seeking a digital events specialist, who can support our business development efforts. This is an amazing opportunity to execute on premiere thought leadership events. In this role, you will plan, coordinate and support the execution of Avasant’s digital events revenue channel.  As a global organization, we are seeking someone who is passionate about opportunities for career advancement, exposure to a multifaceted company, and who possesses an entrepreneurial spirit.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Digital marketing and execution which includes, but is not limited to:

  • Support overall execution of digital events, as it relates to sales, marketing and project management of the event
  • Coordinate with the Marketing team to create all collateral (Landing page, Mailers, Infographics, Blogs, Social media posts etc) and execute the Event marketing plan
  • Manage event PowerPoint & branding templates and any additional content (I.e. handouts, videos)
  • Facilitate internal prep team meetings
  • Plan and schedule, workflow of virtual events, including managing, approving, and modifying event requests from Sales & other Avasant stakeholders
  • Act as program manager leading up to and during the event, which includes:
  • Creating Run of show
  • Facilitating dry runs
  • Managing virtual events platform
  • Ensuring client deliverables are sent are executed on time
  • Acting as POC for any challenges that arise
  • Ensuring target registrations
  • Manage contact database which includes outreach, demographic segmentation, registration, ongoing reporting & analytics
  • Coordinate and compile all content for virtual events

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing, communications related field or equivalent work experience in events and digital marketing
  • 2+ years of proven experiences leading the development and execution of virtual events
  • Experience in event technology project management, preferably to support sales efforts
  • Experience in event marketing including newsletters, email targeting, social media, SEO
  • Ability to think strategically to ensure event supports business development goals.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at once, set priorities, work independently, problem solve, improvise, and function as part of a team that often must perform under pressure
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated communication skills and ability to work across teams within an organization
  • Excellent organizational skills, including project management, multitasking, time management, and meticulous attention to details
  • Creative copy writing ability, and strong command of the English language
  • Ability to work independently with little oversight and a positive attitude
  • Willingness to roll up his/her sleeves to get the work done or go the extra mile. Strong personal work ethic
  • Ability to efficiently troubleshoot via phone or email (i.e. calmly identifying issue, finding solutions)
  • Experience navigating multiple platforms/OS (PC, MAC, iOS, Android), web interfaces, web cameras, sound, communication and Internet connectivity issues

Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license and/or your own transportation. This role requires candidates to have a current valid work authorization to work in the United States or be Canadian or Mexican nationals eligible for NAFTA TN work authorization as a management consultant. Avasant will not sponsor any other work authorization for any candidates.