Marketing Events Specialist - Ottawa, ON | AVG Technologies Canada Inc. | | 17/11/14
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Marketing Events Specialist Full-Time

Location: Ottawa, ON
Company Name: AVG Technologies Canada Inc. ()
Category: Advertising / Branding, Communications, Marketing / Strategy

Job Description:

As part of the Sales and Marketing team for the SMB division, you will be the first Ottawa events specialist! You will be responsible to coordinate and support events across all SMB locations (UK, AUS, CAN, USA) as well as:

  • Coordinate virtual events such as trade webinars, customer and prospect webinars
  • Coordinate tradeshows from beginning to end; planning, logistics, results and ROI reporting
  • Look for virtual and live event opportunities to support SMB Business department goals
  • Assist and plan annual partner summit
  • Provide global event support to field marketing group and sales
  • Manage promotional items, collateral, event graphics
  • Leverage social media to increase event attendance and create a stronger brand
  • Work closely with sales and product management to ensure events align to product releases
  • Keep on top of event opportunities and where our competitors are going
  • Keep on top of industry event trends and look to improve processes when it comes to events
  • Able to identify issues early and come up with contingency plans fast
  • Able to work with other departments globally and follow up with very busy stakeholders to get tasks accomplished
  • Maintain detailed calendars on virtual and live events up to date and accessible to SMB teams
  • Deliver weekly marketing bulletins to sales and SMB team
  • Other duties and projects as assigned by Marketing Director

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in business marketing
  • 1-3 years’ experience in Trade Shows/Events
  • High energy and passion for event management
  • Creative thinker to assist clients in delivering an awesome event experience
  • Self-motivated professional with exceptional time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Driven, energetic and goal oriented
  • Reliable, hardworking with a "can do" attitude displaying dedication and determination
  • Client focused individual
  • Strong computer skills
  • Knowledge of channel and service provider industry a plus

We offer:

  • Chance to join very dynamic company
  • Opportunity for professional growth
  • Participation in international projects
  • Friendly work environment
  • Full-time employment
  • Competitive benefits package


Ottawa, Ontario CA

Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Bachelor's Degree

Marketing/Product Management

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