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Preferred Educational Attainment
Graduated from college
2 months ago
Application deadline
in 6 days
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Marketing / Advertising
Employment Type
Full time
Office Address
6th floor Cambridge Building Tordesillas St. Salcedo VIllage Makati City, Makati, Philippines
Minimum Qualifications:
Graduated from college
  • Our ideal candidate could come from a variety of backgrounds, though we are looking for relevant experience or solid, transferable skills such as client management, budget management, organization and negotiation.
  • Our event manager should have at least five (5) years direct experience in managing events. The experience could have been part of a role in a job such as a marketing or brand executive or directly as an events manager in an events management company.
  • We will look for direct event coordination experience, preferably obtained from holding an entry-level position. Production and producer-related work experience is preferred and will be a strong plus for the candidate. Additional training in the technical fields of event management such as directing, technical production work and the like will also be highly considered and will equate to additional and appropriate compensation.

Skills, interests and qualities

  • Excellent organization skills with specific ability to carry out a number of tasks at the same time
  • Superior communication and 'people' skills
  • Customer-focused
  • Possesses a creative, strategic and enabling approach to problem solving
  • Extremely high level of attention to detail
  • Does not confine himself to comfort zones, working under high pressure, meeting tight deadlines
  • Budget management and optimization
  • Team-oriented enabler
  • Very good mentoring and supervisory skills
  • Enthusiastic, motivated and positive
Job Description

The event manager is generally responsible for organizing and running all kinds of promotional, business and social events which may include:

  • Corporate and Social Events
  • Conferences, Conventions and Exhibits
  • Product Launches
  • Festivals
  • Fundraisers and Advocacy Events
  • Shows, Parties and Concerts
  • Product Activations
  • Press, Media and Roundtable Events.

The Job Itself

The event manager controls the entire project from planning, conceptualization, execution and post-event review and evaluation. And as such, his/her daily activities will include:

  • Mapping out the client’s objectives and requirements
  • Coming up with original, creative and unique ideas for events
  • Managing budgets and timelines with the Nuclear Project Manager, as aligned with client expectations
  • Maintaining a rich, current database of industry-related contacts, suppliers, venues, talents and the like
  • Negotiating prices with suppliers and contractors as agreed upon with the Vendor Management Officer
  • Hiring and contracting various project employees and suppliers as specified in the Event Scope of Work provided by the Project Management team
  • Directly supervising and managing the Events Coordinator in the completion of all required deliverables specific to each event
  • Managing the events schedule of GMCI, ensuring that all resources, budgets and timelines are maximized, while guaranteeing seamless and excellent event executions
About GeiserMaclang Marketing Communications, Inc.
GeiserMaclang Marketing Communications Inc. (GMCI) is known for innovation and strategic marketing in the communications industry. Our services include strategy, branding, digital, crisis and issues management,integrated marketing and events, among others. GMCI is both locally and internationally multi-awarded by communications award giving bodies; including being the only PR and social marketing agency to ever be named a finalist in the Tambuli IMCEA Agency Effectiveness Awards, being a three-time consecutive winner of the International Business Awards (The Stevies) from 2011 to 2013, in addition to a number of other accolades we have been able to accumulate throughout the years. Some of our clients include the European Union, as a branding and communications partner; and Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), branding and communications partner. On the advocacy side, we believe in using communications for change, which has prompted us to hold talks on risk and crisis management, sustainable development, branding and strategy, tourism, investments and inclusive growth. Over 14 years, GMCI has been transforming brands into thought leaders. Our transformative values-based marketing campaigns are designed to influence perception and change beliefs. The campaigns we develop are centered on strategic communications based on consumer insighting, market analysis, and business intelligence and custom-designed to address our clients’ specific business problems.

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