IBM Senior Event Manager, CHQ Global Events in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Description

Discover what you can do at IBM.

As a Senior Event Manager, CHQ Global Events, you will be responsible for the execution and evaluation of all IBM events, making recommendations for improvement and changes while simultaneously driving the strategy and execution of our IBM proprietary events.

The position requires superior organization and communication skills, as well as being able to manage resources and budgets effectively and creatively.

The ideal candidate must be an experienced event marketing professional with strong hands-on experience planning and executing events and programs of all sizes, an understanding of IBM management and reporting systems, and an understanding of geography and business unit campaign execution.

This role is located in IBM offices in Austin, TX, Boston, MA, or New York City.

Must have the ability to work in the US without current/future need for IBM sponsorship.

Do work that matters.

Discover your true potential.

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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 10+ years in event strategy and execution

  • 2+ years event strategy and execution experience in high tech

  • Proven track record of negotiating vendor SOW and understanding of audit requirements

  • Completed a project management certification or equivalent proven experience

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • None

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.