Event & Field Marketing Manager – Cognigy 

Company Name: Cognigy 
Location:
United States 
Type:
Full Time

Job Description:

As an Event & Field Marketing Manager at Cognigy, you’ll be part of the North America Marketing team and partner closely with Sales, Product, and Customer Success to align event-related activities with our business goals. This role takes ownership of all events, planning and executing in-person and virtual events, including conferences, webinars, workshops, demos, executive meetings, and partner events. Cognigy has been named a “Top Company 2022” by Kununu due to a culture where employees are given the tools to thrive, and is looking for extraordinary people to join its team

The ideal candidate has a proven ability to effectively drive multiple events simultaneously from start to finish, be an impressive communicator, organizer and problem solver, possess a positive, can-do attitude, finds the artificial intelligence space exciting, and is looking to make an impact within a rapidly growing global startup.

What we offer

  • We are an ambitious and international tech company with a great culture, and we make sure that everyone feels welcome
  • The opportunity to help build this company with flat hierarchies and the possibility to shape the organization
  • We believe that our employees should benefit from the company’s success and therefore offer an attractive virtual stock options plan to top performers
  • We also offer you an attractive and performance-oriented salary
  • Great benefits, including health/dental/vision and 401k
  • The opportunity to help build this company with flat hierarchies and the possibility to shape the organization
  • Flexible working hours and ability to work from home in the US

What you will be doing:

  • Plan and execute field events from start to finish, including calendaring, invitations, swag/giveaways, booth logistics, and attendee management
  • Deliver on the strategy for virtual and in-person events to support Sales, Product Marketing and Partner Marketing initiatives
  • Create post-event outreach programs and lead generation campaigns via email, social media and other channels
  • Drive Cognigy’s brand, culture, and vision into field events that delight attendees and drive key business objectives
  • Collaborate with the team to develop account-based events based on business priorities, key markets and customer needs
  • Develop relationships with our customers and work closely with champions, admins, speakers, and user group organizers to co-plan events
  • Budget, track and measure outcomes of field events and play a critical role in the development in our event schedule and field marketing strategy

You could be a good fit if you:

  • Have several years experience in planning events (large and small) for software/SaaS companies
  • Possess outstanding attention to detail and organization; enjoy planning trips and thinking through all the components
  • Are as comfortable behind-the-scenes doing event execution as you are with in-person communication with customers, vendors, and internal stakeholders
  • Are a creative mind who likes bringing new ideas to existing projects and continuously pushes the team to try new things; have a knack for bringing people together
  • Problem-solving is a top quality of yours
  • Are open for business travel several times per quarter
  • Proficiency with Hubspot, Asana and MS Teams (or similar tools) a plus