Full Time Job

Manager, Events


New York, NY 06-19-2024
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
The E.W. Scripps Company is seeking a Manager, Events. This individual will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing various events to promote our company and enhance our brand image. This position is located in New York City.

• Develop and implement event strategies and plans to achieve marketing objectives.
• Coordinate all aspects of event planning, including venue selection, budgeting, logistics, and vendor management.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless execution of events.
• Oversee the design and production of event materials, such as invitations, signage, and promotional items.
• Manage event timelines and ensure all deadlines are met.
• Supervise a team of Marketing Coordinators, providing guidance and support in their event-related tasks.
• Conduct post-event evaluations to measure success and identify areas for improvement.
• Stay updated on industry trends and best practices in event management.
• Comply with Legal and Compliance guidelines as they relate to event matters.

• Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, or a related field preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience
• Generally, 5 years' experience in corporate event marketing preferred
• Proven experience in event planning and management
• Experience in a media or professional services environment, or an event management company preferred

• Leadership skills to effectively supervise and motivate a team of Marketing Coordinators.
• Comprehensive knowledge of the local industry preferred
• Ability to think strategically, execute quality output under tight deadlines
• Strong project management skills, with the ability to multitask and prioritize effectively
• Ability/flexibility to manage confidently an event on an end-to-end basis, ranging in size from 100 to 1,000+ attendees
• A commercial focus with proven contract negotiating and supplier management skills
• Broad knowledge base of suppliers/venues
• High level of creativity, ability to think ''outside the box''
• Strong Brand management focus
• Strong presentation skills and ability to lead meetings
• Proven contract negotiating and supplier management skills
• Superior oral and written communication and analytical skills
• Ability to work well independently and on a team.
• Flexibility to work after hours at events and weekends where necessary
• Excellent computer skills, proficient in using event management software and tools

Annual Salary: $100,000.00 - $110,000

Pursuant to state and local salary transparency laws, the salary range posted is specific to candidates who will perform this work in New York.

• A career path to grow your professional experiences
• Full medical, dental and vision benefits, as well as certain other health and wellness benefits
• Retirement savings plan with company match
• Other key company benefits include disability accident insurance, hospital indemnity, critical illness, life insurance, AD&D, ID protection, pet discount program, and employee assistance program. More details about timing and conditions of benefits eligibility and other plan terms and conditions will be provided upon hire.

If you are a current Scripps employee, please do not apply on this site. Please access our internal career site at Worklife > My Info > View Open Positions at Scripps.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rbb8zo-44-213-60-33-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $100,000 to $110,000 Per Year ($ USD)
Company Profile

The E.W. Scripps Company is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As one of the nation’s largest local TV broadcasters, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets.