Event Marketing Manager – Blackbaud

Company Name: Blackbaud
Location:
Delaware, United States (Remote)
Type:
Full Time

Job Description:

Blackbaud is hiring for a critical role in our Global Events team. If you are a passionate storyteller and experience maker looking to help us elevate our in-person and virtual event experiences for the social good community – this role is for you! This is a fast-paced event support role ideal for an energetic and motivated individual who has passion for events, strong verbal/written communication skills, and understands the importance of getting the details right. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with strong project management and prioritization skills–eager to jump in and make an impact.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Working closely with the events team, lead a cross-functional team through planning and execution of large corporate-funded tradeshows and sponsorships.
  • Collaborating with events team, internal stakeholders, and third-party vendors to build and push adoption of best practices, templates, and toolkits for live, virtual, and hybrid events.
  • Partnering with internal creative studio, demand generation, and external vendors to create compelling, on-brand event assets.
  • Supporting virtual events including webinar management, scheduling and set up.
  • Performing a wide variety of tasks supporting event team members on marquis annual events, event registration builds, as well as managing global events projects and tracking deliverables (in Asana).
  • Monitoring performance of event programs to analyze, report and present on campaign and KPIs (Key Performance Indicators), and success.
  • Participating in bi-weekly office hours to help guide and influence self-serve events (live, virtual and hybrid) that delight our customers.

What We’ll Want You To Have

  • 3-5 years of experience organizing and seamlessly executing digital and live experiences, ideally in B2B or SaaS org.
  • Creativity, curiosity, and ambition – to elevate event experiences, delight our customers and prospects and foster 1:1 engagement and interaction.
  • Exceptional project management skills, detail-oriented, and ability to think and plan proactively and ahead of schedule.
  • Knowledge and understanding of event operational requirements and strategies with ability to prioritize deliverables and event plans around those needs.
  • Excellent problem-solving, ability to thrive in rapidly changing environments and work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Active knowledge of current best practices and trends in today’s fast-changing event market.
  • Hands-on experience running initiatives and deliverables for multiple stakeholders simultaneously.

Blackbaud is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.