Marketing Events Manager

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Aperture Education specializes in social and emotional learning (SEL) solutions. Our flagship product, the DESSA Comprehensive SEL System, allows educators and parents to measure and teach social and emotional skills for youth in grades K-12 both in school and in out-of-school settings.

Job summary:

We are growing quickly and looking to fill the role of Marketing Events Manager on our Marketing Team. In this role, you will manage the planning and execution of virtual and in-person events including our annual Aperture-hosted conference, webinars, seminars, and live industry conferences.

The ideal candidate:
You are highly self-motivated with the ability to think on your feet, crave the satisfaction of planning and executing high visibility events, detail-oriented, and looking to join an agile group of mission-oriented leaders. You have at least 2-3 years of event planning experience.

• Manage both virtual and in-person conferences by providing all event-related logistics and operation support
• Develop conference calendar and strategy for in-person presence
• Develop KPIs and metrics to gauge all event ROI
• Hold post-event retro meetings with event attendees to support future improvement
• Prepare, manage and adhere to event budgets
• Source and negotiate with vendors and suppliers
• Lead promotional activities for events
• Manage day-of-event logistics

• Proven experience as event manager
• Skilled in project management
• Knowledge of KPIs and marketing techniques for event management
• Outstanding communication and negotiation ability
• Excellent organizational skills
• Customer-service orientation
• Team player with leadership skills


Education and experience:
• Bachelor’s degree
• Must have 2-3 years of event management experience.
• Experience with marketing automation systems, preferably Hubspot.

Work environment:
• Work is regularly performed in a professional office environment and routinely uses standard office equipment
• This job requires travel 15-35% *pending environmental conditions

Charlotte Metro Area.

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