Marketing Events Manager
Here at Crisp, we value the strength in teamwork, and strongly believe that it’s the key to Crisp’s success. By bringing together bright, motivated creators, wherever they live and work, we are leveraging humanity’s diversity of experience and background in order to understand the challenges facing our food supply, and solve them together. Come join us, and help build the type of business you’d like to be a part of.
We are a socially conscious, distributed team. We give you the opportunity to solve challenges in the global food industry while living where you’re most comfortable and working in areas where you can help foster and grow the community that you are a part of.
We believe in transparency, diversity, merit and fostering a culture of empowerment, personal impact and career growth. As a marketing events manager you will own all the events for Crisp. You will understand how to plan, communicate and execute all major events for Crisp’s calendar year. Ownership of all events small to large for the company to let the world know about our mission on reducing food waste.
This is an evolving role with ample opportunity for growth if you play to your strengths. Whether you are coming from a startup or corporate background, you appreciate how much impact there is to be had in smaller organizations and you relish the ability to shape your own role and the future of the company.
Signs of a great candidate for Crisp
Collaborative. You know that your colleagues’ perspectives will make our customers successful. Similarly, you use your strengths to help us grow together. You propose ways for us to be more engaged and successful with our customers. Customer focused. Our customers are at the forefront of your day. You prioritize our customers’ voice to ensure their needs are met. Ambitious, curious, and resourceful. You are innately curious, and you aren’t afraid to work hard. You are self driven, you take direction well but are able to be creative to find results on your own when asked. You are driven to succeed because your hard work and results make you proud. Disciplined and reliable. We are a distributed company and you enjoy the benefits of working distributed while consistently delivering what you have committed to. When you hit a snag, you communicate and reset expectations early. Appreciative of honest feedback. You know that the best way to learn and grow is through constructive feedback delivered kindly. You view feedback given to you as an opportunity to get better and strive to do the same for others. Work smarter and harder. You often identify a problem, create a solution and bring it to a state of completion - with others, or even on your own. You find ways of eliminating or automating stuff that is uninteresting or wasteful.
Signs of a great candidate for a Marketing Events Manager
Organized. Every detail will go into consideration as you organize events from determining the audience to the messaging to the logistics and the budget. Adaptable. You will know how to deal with issues that arise last minute and know how to execute to resolve the issue. Creative. You enjoy developing out of the box ideas to make events memorable. Multi-faceted. You know how to scope out and plan for all events that will be a fit for Crisp including trade shows, webinars, employee training, user groups and custom events. Communicative. Planning events from the ground up will need you to be an excellent communicator for the vendors you work with as well as internal stakeholders.
To fulfill this role you have exceptional leadership and communication skills, a deep understanding of event marketing strategy and operations in the food and beverage industries as well as the advertising technology space, and validated experience executing best-in-class events. You are passionate about producing eye-opening and unforgettable events. You will drive the strategy, execution, and return on investment of trade shows / conferences, local field events, webinars, company conferences, and internal events nationally. You'll work very closely with demand generation, product marketing, sales, and customer success teams to track event success and contribution to the company’s success.
This opportunity requires someone with excellent organization and planning skills who can work autonomously with minimal supervision, but can also work effectively with others collaborating within a team environment. Someone who thrives in a very fast-growing, high-energy corporate environment that demands and rewards leadership, initiative, resourcefulness, and individual contribution.
We are building a team of people with a breadth of combined experiences so that we can collaboratively enable our customers to be successful. There are no hard requirements on specific background, experience or geographical location. Instead we’re looking for individuals that are capable, reliable, and hoping to grow along with us. Do you have strengths you can share? If so, we’d love to hear from you!