Sr. Manager of Event Marketing at Talkdesk
San Francisco, CA, US
Would you like to join one of the fastest growing startups in the world? Talkdesk - a 2016 Forbes Cloud 100 Company - is the world’s leading cloud-based contact center software provider. We have awesome investors (DFJ, Salesforce Ventures and Storm Ventures), are in a $22B market that is ripe for disruption and boast an impressive roster of customers including Shopify, Box, Anki, DoorDash, Edmunds and Qualys. We’re looking for a world-class Senior Manager of Event and Field Marketing to lead our event marketing strategy and execution.

Responsibilities:

Develop a unified event and field marketing strategy
Translate the events strategy into a marketing events plan that encompasses awareness, education, and evangelism across Talkdesk’s prospect and customer base
Execute on the plan by coordinating all aspects of the event or activity - from venue to agenda and driving participation
Establish and proactively manage the events budget to test and learn what works; evaluate results against goals and generate learnings for improvement
Identify new opportunities to sponsor events that are aligned with Talkdesk’s brand values and customer audience
Requirements:

BA/BS degree or equivalent working experience
Experience in event planning and management, including speaker outreach and vendor relationships
Excellent negotiator, with a nose for great customer support
Working knowledge of other service-oriented roles, including space management, audio/visual, decor and entertainment, signage, housing, and speaker management
Amazing communicator with high attention to detail and organizational skills