Manager, Event Marketing
Event Marketing Manager
At Civitas Learning, we believe that more students can earn degrees when colleges and universities are equipped to better serve them. So, we deliver software to help higher ed leaders focus their student success strategies, deliver proactive care, inspire holistic advising, and quickly measure what’s working for whom.
Reporting to the Director of Marketing Communications, the Event Marketing Manager plans and executes all industry and customer events. A successful event demonstrates our leadership in student success software and the higher education space. It increases awareness of our products and solutions, deepens our relationships with current customers, and builds qualified pipeline for our growing business.
As our event/trade show expert, you will define and execute on both individual event and broader event program goals - working closely with the marketing, sales and customer success teams.
Your exceptional project management skills will be invaluable as the primary point-of-contact for all industry and customer events. This includes: coordinating event logistics and activations, preparing required content/promotional materials, prepping speakers/presentations, managing budgets, etc.
Above all, your role is to ensure that all stakeholders work together to deliver a high-quality event marketing program aligned with the brand strategy and focused on customer acquisition and retention efforts.
- Minimum of 3 to 5 years marketing experience in a professional role, preferably with a focus on event marketing or event coordination
- Proven success in executing multiple events simultaneously and leveraging both internal and external resources.
- You are a master of logistics, have an eye for detail, work collaboratively and aren’t intimidated by deadlines
- Comfortable managing event budgets and negotiating with suppliers/show organizers
- Self-starter with a bias for action and who thrives on working in complex and challenging environments of a rapidly evolving business
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Marketing preferred
- Ability to travel for up to 30-40% of the time
About Civitas Learning
Civitas Learning helps colleges and universities harness the power of their student data to improve student success outcomes. We embed actionable intelligence in workflow tools so higher education can focus their student success strategies, deliver proactive care, inspire holistic advising, and quickly measure what’s working for whom. With our platform, software and services, our customers empower leaders, advisors, faculty, & students to measurably improve enrollment, persistence, and graduation outcomes.
Today, we work with 375 colleges and universities, serving nearly 8 million students. Together with our growing community of customers, we are making the most of the world’s learning data to help graduate a million more students per year by 2025. For more information, visit: www.civitaslearning.com.
Civitas Learning is located in the heart of downtown Austin, directly across from Lady Bird Lake and the Austin Hike and Bike Trail. Civitas offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability insurance, onsite paid parking, 401-K Program and a flexible paid time off policy. Civitas Learning is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability.