Event Marketing Manager – VTS

Company Name: VTS
Location: Chicago, IL
Type: Full Time

Job Description:

As our Event Marketing Manager, you will deliver best-in-class event marketing strategies to support our new tenant experience team. You will ensure our partners, prospects, and customers have positive experiences at events and will uphold the VTS brand. Every day you will own the event strategy, end-to-end event planning, event management, and logistics, inclusive of vendor management, day-of-coordination, and post-event follow-up.

To thrive you must be a highly organized events marketer with a project management mindset and an entrepreneurial, collaborative, and results-oriented approach to drive the production of high-quality experiences that advance our brand and impress our clients and their tenants.

Here’s what you can expect as an Event Marketing Manager:

  • You will manage the creation of event creative assets, and messaging, working in collaboration with the broader marketing team.
  • Plan, analyze, and evaluate the performance of ongoing events to optimize towards benchmarks.
  • Manage event budgets, handle contract negotiation, vendor sourcing, & invoicing for events.
  • Collaborate closely with Sales and Marketing to define involvement, plans, and objectives for each event
  • Support pre-and post-event activities including marketing promotion, sales outreach, logistics & setup, and the creation of event-specific marketing collateral
  • You will attend events as needed to provide on-site event logistics support
  • Maintain a calendar of events and other project tracking documents.
  • Test different event formats to help engage our clients while developing success metrics to ensure positive ROI.

What VTS Values & How We Show It

  • Strive for Excellence – We know your potential is unlimited. Take advantage of our executive coaches and our training and career development programs available to all employees!
  • Be Customer Obsessed – We’re employee obsessed too! VTS offers competitive compensation, comprehensive health benefits (including dental and vision), pre-tax commuter benefits, and a 401(k) plan. Not to mention the fun stuff – monthly happy hours, wellness events, clubs, and team lunches!
  • Be Curious – Benefit from a culture that promotes new learning. VTS offers an education stipend to all employees!
  • Move as One – We work in an open floor plan to promote cross-functional collaboration.
  • Take Ownership – Be an owner of the company you’re building with our equity packages.
  • Appreciate the Difference – VTS embraces and celebrates diversity. We understand the importance of a strong work-life balance. We offer a flexible PTO policy, generous family leave program, and more!

VTS embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.