Manager, Event Marketing

  • Univision Communications Inc.
  • New York, NY, United States
  • Oct 11, 2017
Full time Event Management Event Planning Marketing

Job Description



Manager, Event Marketing

New York - 605 3rd Ave



The Events Manager position supports the strategic planning, execution, and oversight of company events to include consumer activations, tradeshows, sponsorships, client entertainment and internal corporate events. This position includes management of all elements of a program including proposal creation, budget development and reconciliation of each program, and all logistics and content management including, but not limited to, audiovisual production & staging, venue site selection, contract negotiation, promotional strategy, consumer & brand activations, employee promotions, premiums sourcing, rooming lists, staffing schedules, and vendor management.


This individual must be a team player, who can multi-­‐task and is willing to roll up their sleeves and do what it takes to get the job done. Due to a focus on consumer activations and events, this person must also speak fluent Spanish.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Simultaneously manage & execute multiple events of varying sizes at any one time. Excellent project management/coordinating skills are essential as is the ability to define, conceptualize and execute a successful event.
  • Manage and track event marketing budget with the intent to promote the company’s brand(s) and services to the target audience with a strong focus on ROI.
  • Develop sound relationships with top industry organizations to secure sponsorships and speaking engagements to maximize company exposure, promote Univision’s products and services, and drive bottom-­‐line results.
  • Act as the expert Events lead and liaison to Univision’s Marketing and Sales divisions across the business units on event strategy, budget, and execution for revenue-­‐driving events.
  • Post-­‐event tracking and ROI analysis to help measure the company’s marketing initiatives and to improve future performance.



Candidate Characteristics:

  • Experience with managing annual budgets of $250K or more required
  • Logistics experience on a Corporate Event team required
  • Proven track record for successfully marketing products/services through effective event strategies.
  • Able to work independently as well as within a team and to think quickly and problem-­‐solve calmly under pressure 
  • Professional and able to work with all levels in the organizational structure
  • Strong negotiation and event/project management skills required
  • Results driven, a self­‐motivated individual with focus on goal achievement.
  • Energetic, upbeat and outgoing personality
  • Extremely well organized, detailed oriented, and always works with integrity
  •  Works efficiently to keep up with fast-paced environment, while still producing thoughtful work
  •  Creative with an eye for design
  •  Maintains a clear understanding of how to plan International programs is an added plus for the position.
  •  Excellent verbal and written communicator with strong presentation skills
  •  40% Travel (90% National and 10% International)  

Education / Experience:

  •  Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 5-­‐7 years directly related experience in Event Management
  • Experience with a Broadcast, Media or Digital company preferred
  • Strong understanding of U.S. Hispanic and/or Multicultural/Ethnic market a plus.
  • CMP certification is desired but not required.


  •  Proficiency in MS Office: Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Experience with Photoshop and Salesforce is desired but not required.
  • Fluency in Spanish required


About Univision Communications Inc.

Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) is a top-tier multimedia company with 17 broadcast, cable and digital networks; 59 TV stations; 67 radio stations; online and mobile apps, products and content creation facilities. UCI focuses on delivering a branded experience everywhere its audience is, reaching 89 million unduplicated consumers monthly across its portfolio. As a mission-driven Company, UCI is committed to informing, entertaining and empowering Hispanic America.

Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) en una empresa multimedia del más alto nivel, con 17 cadenas de televisión de señal abierta, por cable y digital; 59 estaciones de TV; 67 emisoras de radio; aplicaciones en línea y para dispositivos móviles, productos y sedes para creación de contenido. UCI se centra en ofrecer una experiencia con la marca dondequiera que esté su audiencia, alcanzando a más de 89M de consumidores mensuales en todas las plataformas. Como Compañía impulsada por una misión, UCI se centra en informar, entretener y empoderar a la comunidad hispana en los Estados Unidos.

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Univision is an Equal Opportunity Employer