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SAP Ariba and Fieldglass - Event Marketing Manager Job

SAP
Chicago, IL 60602

Requisition ID: 225556
Work Area: Marketing
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. Thats why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because its the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve peoples lives.

As Event Marketing Manager you will play an essential role in developing and implementing an end-to-end event strategy for strategic global events that align to SAP Ariba and SAP Fieldglass overall business goals.  The ideal candidate must be familiar with marketing be skilled in integrated marketing strategy and be highly skilled in planning, designing and executing a holistic event strategy. The position requires you to be both a leader and hands-on team player.  

 

Position Responsibilities 

  • Work closely within Brand Experience team to develop and implement cohesive global event strategy that aligns to marketing plan, SAP Fieldglass and SAP Ariba positioning and business priorities.
  • Develop knowledge and understanding of the target audience personas, SAP Fieldglass and SAP Ariba solutions, go-to market approach and business priorities.
  • Implement cohesive global event strategy that aligns to marketing plan, overall business objectives and SAP Fieldglass + SAP Ariba messaging and positioning.
  • Ensure finalized plan is properly executed by working closely with internal stakeholders, external services providers and Event Brand Experience and Event Execution teams.
  • Proactively drive process and program improvements resulting in increased registrations, attendance, sales pipeline attendance, customer renewals, net new lead quality, partner sponsorships, supplier attendance, media/influencer engagement, and event marketing campaign optimization.
  • Collaborate across marketing teams for an integrated marketing approach to events that includes digital channels, social media, and leverages appropriate SAP channels.
  • Prepares written and visual material to support internal communications to business leadership
  • Develop and maintain relationships with SAP counterparts.

 

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in marketing, communications, business administration, public relations, or related area along with 8-10 years of B2B event marketing experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Exceptionally organized, detail oriented and demonstrated experience with event strategy of large-scale events.
  • Strong business acumen.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, especially when working with customers, senior executives, sales teams and business partners
  • Demonstrated analytical ability to create and improve programs and optimize efforts.
  • Ability to foster partnerships and collaboration across SAP marketing teams.
  • Strategic thinker, hands-on team player, self-starter
  • Proven ability to work in a demanding, fast-paced environment and manage multiple programs at one time.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including but not limited to Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook; CRM and online event registration system experience is a plus.

 

What You Get from Us
Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.
A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If youre searching for a company thats dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment

WHAT YOU GET FROM US
Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.
A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If youre searching for a company thats dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment apply now.

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team. (Americas:Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
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Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Event Marketing, SAP, ERP, Manager, Marketing, Technology, Management

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Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-14

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