General Electric Event Marketing Associate in San Ramon, California

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

Coordinate events with a key focus on customer experience, brand promotion, thought leadership and sales enablement. Interface with business leadership, and within communications, product management, product marketing and sales functions to ensure coordinated messaging and demand generation.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Enhance the overall productivity of the Event Marketing team by supporting the production of global branded and industry events

  • Support and coordinate logistics and production for events which may include onsite set up, lodging and transportation)

  • Excel in the knowledge and application of event management technologies including CVENT to support the execution of event registration and management

  • Track and report on key event status metrics throughout the event cycle

  • Act as the primary liaison to the Marketing Operations team, manage PO submission and workflow process

  • Manage global events calendar to avoid scheduling conflicts and maximize awareness amongst key stakeholders

  • Support the preparation of executive presentation materials

  • Manage policies and procedures for events (i.e. pre-show meetings, pre-and post-event review, documents on Box, etc.). Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications or Business

  • At least 1-3 years of professional experienceEligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job

  • Must be willing to travel 35%

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA Desired Characteristics:

  • Expert in Word, Excel, Power Point and Acrobat

  • Must be self-motivated, articulate, and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to participate on interdepartmental teams

  • Must have ownership of work and be a proactive thinker.

  • Must be willing to travel (ability to travel internationally if needed)

  • Must be resourceful and well equipped to deal with high stress environments and situations.

  • Adaptable to shifting priorities, demands and timelines.#DTR Locations: United States; California; San RamonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.