Events Manager – Samsung Electronics America

Company Name: Samsung Electronics America
Location:
New York, NY
Type:
Full Time

Job Description:

Making the future is everyday life at Samsung. We’re seeking innovators who are called to not just change the world, but build a better one. We enable the best technology hardware on the planet, but our best is always a prototype for something better and our people thrive with a driven mindset – better builds on better. We believe that innovation and growth are driven by an inclusive culture and a diverse workforce. We aim to create a global team where everyone belongs and has equal opportunities, inspiring our talent to be their true selves. Together, we are building a better tomorrow for our customers, partners and communities.Join the Samsung Family and be part of our ‘Best-In-Class’ Talent.

Role and Responsibilities

We are currently searching for a highly talented and motivated person to join the Corporate Marketing Brand Experience team as an Events Manager. The ideal candidate will be deadline driven and responsible for organizing, managing and delivering a wide range of events at the 837 Flagship store. The role is based out of the NYC office in the Meatpacking District and requires someone who is willing to coordinate logistics and be on the ground to manage events and activations on site.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strong knowledge of events planning, production, programming and staffing.
  • Ability to develop and maintain events calendar across all external and internal partners.
  • Experience in community management and outreach for potential events partners.
  • Expected work cross functionally with teams such as legal, compliance, creative, S.com, marketing, PR, etc.
  • Direct overall product integration and training of marketing and sales staff and oversee their daily activities.
  • Ability to negotiate vendor contracts and manage production budgets, expenditures.
  • Formulate, direct and coordinate marketing activities and policies to promote products and services, working with cross lines of business.
  • Identify, develop, and evaluate events marketing strategy, based on knowledge of 837 space, corporate marketing goals and overall business objectives.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing or equivalent training required.
  • 5-7 years related experience required
  • 3+ years project management experience
  • Strong knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services.
  • Strong ability to develop marketing strategy
  • Strong knowledge of events production

Samsung Electronics America is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application process. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application process, please contact our Reasonable Accommodation Team (855-557-3247) or SEA_Accommodations_Ext@sea.samsung.com for assistance. This number is for accommodation requests only and is not intended for general employment inquiries.