Kinaxis is seeking a high energy, results-oriented Events/Marketing Programs Specialist to contribute to a variety of integrated marketing programs that are both planned and underway. A core area of focus will be project management of events both online and offline, and most specifically the company’s annual in-person user conference. This role will contribute directly to the corporate goals and objectives through the daily management of multiple concurrent marketing campaigns and projects.
Responsibilities • Planning and coordinating the annual in-person user conference • Project management of events both online and offline • Management of multiple, concurrent marketing campaigns and projects in a web 2.0 savvy environment
Qualifications • Post secondary education in marketing or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience. • 3-5 years experience in the execution of multiple concurrent marketing programs. • Proven, results-oriented experience managing digital and face-to-face programs including direct mail, e-mail, webinars and tradeshows. • Strong writing and communication skills • Ability to manage projects comprised of a wide range of integrated marketing activities on time and within budget. • Demonstrable initiative in overcoming roadblocks. • A keen eye for brand-building and consistency of message. • Strong technical aptitude and high tech experience. • Ability to be a strong contributor within a changing environment. • CRM experience a must • Experience in the manufacturing industry would be considered an asset.