Event Marketing Manager, Alexa Events – Amazon

Company Name: Amazon
Bellevue, WA 
Full Time

Job Description:

The Amazon Alexa developer marketing team is seeking an experienced Event Manager to manage highly visible event components for Alexa events. This is a unique opportunity to play a key role on the Alexa Events team. In this role you will plan, market, and execute events. Your responsibility as an event expert will include developing the strategy and marketing plans as well as have a keen eye on operationally-focused event components that are virtual and/or in-person.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Define program goals and objectives
  • Manage budgets and timelines
  • Communicate effectively with key stakeholders
  • Think strategically, but stay on top of tactical details
  • Oversee external vendor and venue relationships

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in event management and event marketing
  • Demonstrated success in event management and project management with a focus on operational excellence
  • Experience leading owned and third-party events
  • Superior oral and written communication skills with an innate attention to detail
  • A willingness to travel (as needed), and ability to work independently and autonomously

Preferred Qualifications

  • Developer or B2B marketing experience
  • Attention to detail, excellent organization skills, and ability to manage multiple projects and responsibilities
  • Demonstrable, successful history of defining marketing strategy and executional excellence
  • Proven track record of continually advocating on behalf of your internal and external customers
  • Decisive, action-oriented, and able to motivate, inspire, and lead cross-functional teams in different geographies and business units
  • A strong leader and excellent communicator who can drive consensus and articulate program recommendations and trade-offs to senior executives
  • Ambitious self-starter with demonstrated ability and willingness to roll up sleeves and execute to get the job done
  • Strong drive for results, with the ability to manage independently and take calculated risks
  • A career path that demonstrates increasing levels of responsibility and proven success delivering measurable marketing results.
  • Ability to manage time and juggle multiple priorities to execute high quality deliverables.
  • Ability to succeed in a fast-paced, highly cross-functional, innovative, and rapidly evolving industry and business organization

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.