Event Marketing Mgr., Keynote, AWS Global Events Team -Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Company Name: Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Location:
Seattle, WA
Type:
Full Time

Job Description:

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seeking an experienced Event Marketing Manager to manage highly-visible event components for AWS events. This is a unique opportunity to play a key role on the AWS Global Events Team, and we are looking for a team member with both event management and event marketing experience. This role is multi-faceted, working on different programs within the keynote program and across the portfolio of global events targeting developers and IT decision makers.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Support the growing keynote program across several events, including AWS re:Invent, AWS re:Inforce, and AWS Global Summits
  • Effectively manage aspects of the program with multiple internal stakeholders, including venue and space planning, front of house and guest experience, translation, video, and livestream
  • Collaborate with the Senior Event Marketing Manager to build processes for repeatability and scalability
  • Manage across internal teams and vendors to coordinate deliverable dates and checkpoints with deliverable owners

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in event management and event marketing
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business, communications, or relevant field of study
  • Ability to work independently and autonomously
  • Highly-organized and detail-oriented, with ability to prioritize projects

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Comfortable and motivated working in a collaborative environment, with the ability to build relationships with key stakeholders and cross-functional teams
  • Not afraid to try new things, be quirky and think creatively. Strive to not only meet the bar set previously, but drive to raise it.
  • Written communication and verbal skills with the ability to gain alignment and problem-solve collaboratively
  • Quickly earn trust with key stakeholders, vendors, and other team members
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to pivot and problem-solve
  • Ability to manage time and juggle multiple priorities to execute high quality deliverables
  • Possess strong project management skills with experience gaining consensus and driving deliverables with individuals inside and outside the organization
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
  • Willing to travel to support the events (~up to 25% annually)
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills to support time-sensitive requirements and tight deadlines.
  • Strategic thinker and quick learner, with strong conceptual and analytical skills.
  • Excellent presentation and written communication skills. Skills in complex problem solving, judgment, creative thinking, and decision making.
  • Curiosity and a willingness to learn
  • Quickly earn trust with vendors and executive producers.
  • A career path that demonstrates increasing levels of responsibility and proven success delivering measurable marketing results.

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