Exec Producer - Experience and Expo Marketing at Microsoft
Exec Producer - Experience and Expo Marketing Details
July 24, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Microsoft Event's Team Redmond, WA preferred
Location: Redmond, WA preferred. Will also consider tele-commute/remote candidates. Bring your passion for technology, innovative thinking and growth mindset to create inclusive in person experiences that tell the Microsoft story. Microsoft Event's Team is seeking a seasoned event professional that brings energy and agility in developing a new solution-based engagement model to Microsoft's first party expo environment. This Showrunner role requires inventive thinking – the ability to contextualize and organize ideas and teams to optimal impact towards Microsoft business objectives. It is a critical role supporting a highly visible portfolio of events while working with diverse Microsoft teams such as product marketing, engineering, evidence, advertising, and others to develop unique repeatable Microsoft experiences that tell or amplify our corporate narrative, are audience centric, and drive business impact. You will be an experienced event marketer with a solid understanding of event planning,
Lead the overall expo creation with a specific eye to the Microsoft Showcase cross company presence at all flagship Microsoft events including: Partner with key stake holders to develop strategic event plans supporting key marketing initiatives, execute the vision for the experience and identifying key objectives for each event. Ensure event plans and creative execution are carried out effectively and within budget. Manage ongoing communications with core partners, show organizers, vendors, and internal cross-functional marketing teams to ensure on-time and aligned execution. Drive collaborative
Preferred Skills and Experience: Ability to drive clarity and direction in ambiguous situations. Solid strategic project management experience with large budgets, complex schedules and the organizational skills needed to set and drive requirements across multiple functional areas Excellent communication, interpersonal, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills Self-motivated and directed person, requiring minimal supervision for assignment completion. Minimum Qualifications include: Bachelor's degree in Business or equivalent work experience. 7+ years of experience delivering successful in person