Event Marketing Manager, Seasonal & Experience

Location Chicago, IL
Starts Interviewing Now
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Depending on Experience
Our commercial retail client is looking for a Full time Event Marketing Manager to join their team.

This role is ONSITE 5 Days a week downtown, the location is Metra and brown line accessible. The client requires vaccinations of all employees.

This is an exciting role for Event Marketing Manager with strong knowledge of logistics, digital marketing, and event execution for large foot print events. You'll be responsible for bring to life seasonal events such as Santa and the Easter Bunny along with other experiences for national commercial properties. The ideal candidate should have 4+ years experience managing trade shows, events and/or field activation's, timelines and budgets, agency relationships and sourcing for fabrication, staffing, and tech vendors.

To be considered for this role, the Event Marketing Manager must have:
-Event, tradeshow or experiential background
-Solid understanding of event partnerships and logistics
-Excellent project management skills, use Wrike
-Occasional travel may be required

Responsibilities of the Event Marketing Manager Include:
-Bring interactive events to life through shopper experiences
-Creating & executing annual consumer facing marketing
-Driving foot traffic and sales for seasonal experiences
-Coordinating the production of exhibits and experiences
-Leading logistics and operations for instillation of exhibits
-Supporting creative and branding development
-Managing agency partners and vendor relationships
-Building the strategy and business case for events
-Conducting ROI and managing timeline and budgets
-Sourcing for fabrication, point of sale and event staffing
-Providing clear design reviews to vendors & project teams
-Ensuring creative vision is brought to life
-Conducting post-experience or post-season research

A COVID-19 vaccine is required for this position. If there is a bona fide medical or religious reason why you cannot be vaccinated, you may contact humanresources@creativecircle.com, but you are not required to do so.

NOV. 2021

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Abby.Fulton@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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