Marketing & Events Manager

10 January 2019  

  • Join our dynamic and successful Financial Advisory practice in Melbourne
  • Flexible work options - work smarter in a way that suits your lifestyle
  • Develop & deliver integrated go to market plans in a high performing team with national coverage

Join PwC’s Financial Advisory (FA) team as a marketing & events manager for a 12-month maternity leave contract role. PwC has a market leading brand in marketing and events strategy & delivery.

We are looking for an experienced marketing & events manager to develop and deliver integrated market plans, where events forms one part of a broader go to market picture. A rewarding fast-paced, high volume environment will give you exposure across the entire spectrum of professional marketing and communications.

The Opportunity

At PwC, we help Australian businesses, not-for-profits and governments create value and improve the way they work. From improving healthcare, to creating smarter cities and igniting Australia’s start up industry, you’ll build trust in society and solve important problems.

As part of the FA team, we are looking for someone who has significant events and project management experience, working as part of an integrated marketing and communications team. If you enjoy building strong relationships and working in a fast paced, high performing environment we have the next challenge for you.

Success stems from a positive attitude, hard work and going the extra mile, but that’s not all!

You will:

Be responsible for event strategy and project management: working with key stakeholders to ensure events are designed and delivered in line with the Financial Advisory markets strategy, including development of clear event project plans, with clear articulation of desired ROI.

Have strong relationship and stakeholder management skills: acting as key national point of contact across clients, suppliers and internal stakeholders to deliver professional service and positive outcomes.

Be proficient in project management: personally accountable to ensure that projects and business and usual events are delivered to deadline, on budget, and in line with the desired outcomes/ROI.

Have a strong workflow management - working with the Financial Advisory Senior Consultant to ensure that a fast paced, busy program of events is delivered to a high quality and brand standard across both project and business as usual events.

Have exceptional budget management skills - proactive tracking of return on investment; including guidance on best practice budgets to drive allocation of spend; event debrief sessions; and using feedback to guide future strategy.

Enable marketing and communications strategies - acting as an ambassador for marketing and communications, including supporting on integrated go to market plans; advising on best practice marketing strategy; and linking into PwC’s network of marketing processes to ensure brand integrity and strategic alignment.

About you

The brief is simple...

You are a seasoned marketing professional who is hungry to learn and further your career working with one of the world’s leading professional services firm. In addition to this, you will possess the following:

5+ years’ experience working in professional events

Experience in professional services or similar industry is essential

Exceptional stakeholder management, negotiation and influencing skills; and ability to build high quality relationships.

Project management experience, including experience in managing varied and competing stakeholders and priorities to deadline.

Demonstrated experience in integrating client events as part of broader marketing strategy; and ability to add value to processes and procedures.

Experience in using Salesforce marketing cloud, CRM systems, social media, and other technology to deliver client events would be highly regarded.

Your colleagues can vouch that you:

  • Act with integrity and show care for the people you work with
  • Minimum five years’ experience in a marketing & events manager role in a large or complex organization
  • Able to build and maintain effective relationships and are influential in getting the right outcomes
  • Have a strong understanding of the different aspects of marketing & events and the barriers and challenges each face, either through existing experience in a marketing & events, or related role.

Sound like you? Read on.

What we offer

Working for Australia’s largest professional services firm you’ll join a global network spanning 157 countries that delivers meaningful outcomes for a wide range of clients.

Our culture and benefits are why we’re LinkedIn’s number one Australian workplace. With state of the art offices and premium technology, each person has access to flexible work options. The dress policy is flexible too – you choose what you wear based on the work you do with your team and clients.

Fostering an inclusive culture and embracing differences is at the core of everything we do. PwC empowers you to be yourself and work with people from many backgrounds to achieve things never thought possible. Get involved in our employee-led diversity networks (cultural, disability, LGBTI or gender equality) and benefit from our best-in-class policies such as 18 weeks parental leave, flexible work and gender equity.

Up for a challenge? We’re committed to helping our people unleash their potential. Hard work doesn’t go unrewarded and industry best coaching, mentoring, training and development are ready and waiting. If you hold a genuine desire to make a difference and want to surround yourself with like-minded, talented and driven individuals who strive to do the same, apply now.

PwC is committed to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Our Reconciliation Action Plan sets out our commitment to increase Indigenous employment. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.

Kristen Mason is the Recruitment Manager for the role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.

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