Events Manager

$40 - $50 hourly

Job Category:Marketing

Position Type:Contract / Temporary to Hire

Work Model:Hybrid

Location:Chicago, Illinois  [Hybrid]

Job ID:132900

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with a dynamic and innovative team, which has been considered a leading force in the building materials industry. With a rich history of delivering high-quality products and solutions, they are dedicated to shaping the future of construction. As they continue to grow, our client is seeking a passionate and experienced Events Manager to lead their efforts in creating impactful and memorable events that showcase their brand and foster meaningful connections within the industry. 

 

As the Events Manager, you will be a key player in orchestrating a wide range of events, from trade shows and product launches to industry conferences and customer engagements. You will be responsible for ensuring flawless execution, enhancing the brand presence and creating opportunities for meaningful interactions with the target audience. 

 

Events Manager Responsibilities: 

  • Plan, coordinate and execute a variety of events, including trade shows, product launches, seminars and customer engagement programs 

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define event objectives, themes and key messages aligned with company goals 

  • Manage end-to-end event logistics, including venue selection, vendor coordination, budget management and on-site execution 

  • Develop and maintain relationships with event partners, sponsors and vendors to ensure seamless collaboration and successful event outcomes 

  • Implement innovative strategies to maximize attendee engagement and satisfaction 

  • Track and analyze event metrics to measure success and identify areas for improvement 

  • Stay informed about industry trends and competitor events to continuously enhance the events strategy 

Events Manager Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Event Management, Business, or related field 

  • Proven experience as an Events Manager, preferably in the building materials or construction industry 

  • Strong project management skills with the ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines 

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with a keen eye for detail 

  • Creative mindset with the ability to bring fresh ideas to the table 

  • Proficient in event management software and tools 

  • Willingness to travel as required for events 

 

If you are a dynamic and results-oriented Events Manager ready to take on the challenge of showcasing a leading building materials brand, we want to hear from you. Please apply today! 

 

Thank you, 

Cas Ngiramowai 

Senior Marketing Recruiter 

LaSalle Network 

 

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.