As the Event Activation Manager for Sage, Northern Europe., you will lead and activate the strategic events for Accountants, Partners and Customers.
Your primary goals will be to activate and roll-out key events to enable us to win in the market, for example, our owned events such as Sage Sessions and Sage Summit but also the execution of our external strategic partnership events.
As Sage’s Event Activation Manager, you will directly contribute to the overall success of our leading Field Marketing function, and where with your help we will drive events that engage and inspire our potential customers to purchase Sage solutions, you will be responsible for the:
Not everyone can be an Event Activation Manager at Sage. To be seriously considered for the role, we are looking for
Experience: At least three years in a similar role with comparable goals and responsibilities where you have had a proven track record of delivering business events to Accountants and/or the Small to Medium business industry.
Skills: Proven of Event Management. Demonstrable experience and ability within brand building, Media selection, press and PR, direct marketing, digital marketing, social media, database marketing, campaign creation, execution and monitoring. Proven track record of delivering Marketing plans with the ability to switch and prioritise between tactical and strategic initiatives, to deliver revenue and profit growth initiatives. Commercial awareness and experience of budget management
Characteristics: Highly results-driven, customer-centric, collaborative, and experienced professional, who is confident, friendly and comfortable working with people at all levels internally and with external partners.
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Like many of the businesses we serve, Sage began as a small business and has grown beyond what seemed imaginable. Today over 13000 colleagues now support millions of entrepreneurs across 23 countries as they power the global economy.
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