Events Planner at Motorola Solutions
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At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it’s helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.
Department OverviewThis position exists within the Motorola Solutions' North America Customer Experiences and Events team. The Events team is responsible for planning, developing and implementing internal and external events and experiences to support account teams and other internal teams to achieve their strategic and sales objectives. This position is based at the Motorola Solutions office at 500 West Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois
Work with the events and wider marketing teams to develop and deliver events and experiences to support sales and strategic objectives
Responsible for project managing events and programs of all types and varying sizes, including presence at Exhibitions and Trade Shows, Hosted Conferences (e.g. sales events, partner conferences and roadshows), Networking and Hospitality events to support MSI’s goals and objectives.
Responsibilities would include:
Development of project scope and milestone-driven plan
Construction of project teams and responsibilities matrix
Management of Events to time and within budget
Budget construction and management
Project management as well as the ability to work collaboratively across the business are key skills for this role. The successful candidate will be able to work, interact and present at all levels of the organization. Events experience of 3- 5 years ideally gained in a technology industry is a minimum requirement. Successful candidate will be a strong team player and self starter.
Candidates should have the ability to:
Build strong working relationships with internal customers
Effectively manage external resources (e.g. agencies)
Analyze and evaluate the effectiveness of specific events and programs and report KPIs and performance metrics as required to internal customers.
3-5 years events management experience gained preferably in a technology organization
Marketing or business qualification (professional or degree level) or experience; degree in related field or discipline
Proven track record of managing events, either in-house or agency side
Proven track record of agency management
Experience with Live and virtual events
Bachelors degree or 3+ years of work experience in events management
Referral Payment PlanYes
Our U.S. Benefits include:
- Incentive Bonus Plans
- Medical, Dental, Vision benefits effective Day 1
- 401K with Company Match and Day 1 vesting
- 9 Paid Holidays
- Generous Paid Time Off Packages
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Paid Parental & Family Leave
- and more!
Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.