Rimini Street, Inc

  • Marketing Event Manager

    Job Location US-CA-Pleasanton
    Job ID
    2018-3961
  • Job Description

    Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software support products and services, seeks a Marketing Event Manager resident in our Pleasanton, California office.

     

    Rimini Street views all of our employees as partners, and is committed to providing an exciting, participatory and team oriented work environment. In addition to our very competitive compensation packages, be prepared for challenging professional growth and fun along the way in our work hard, play hard corporate environment.

     

    This position will be responsible for overseeing the planning, management and execution of marketing events to ensure Rimini Street captures the maximum ROI. This candidate will provide onsite support as well as drive pre-show promotion and post-show activities. This position can see the big picture, but is equally comfortable tending to the details. The position requires superior organization, negotiation, and communication skills, as well as being able to manage resources and budgets effectively and creatively. This position will communicate and collaborate with North America sales teams, and also work with entire corporate marketing team to drive successful events.

     

    Essential Duties & Responsibilities

     

    • Research and obtain info on event sponsorship opportunities
    • Strategize and drive the annual event plan and staffing
    • Collaborate with sales and marketing teams to provide event recommendation
    • Manage day-to-day relationships and activities w/external vendors
    • Establish or maintain calendar of events and deadlines
    • Build strong relationships with key internal stakeholders
    • Plan, manage all pre-onsite, and post-show planning and execution
    • Work with design and demand gen team to produce promotion material including emails and direct mails
    • Manage show logistics including signage and fixtures, booth set-up and tear down, show services, shipping, etc.
    • Communicate effectively with all appropriate groups regarding events details, promotion, and deliverables
    • Prepare and equip event staff with best practices and tools to maximize returns
    • Liaise with exhibitor services for staff related info, hotels, travel, registration, catering needs
    • Interface and manage all outside vendors and suppliers related to event needs
    • Develop post-event reports and analysis to determine effectiveness of events
    • Ensure trade show leads are properly processed and follow-up by lead gen and sales teams
    • Provide post event analysis, budget recaps and internal feedback, including areas for improvement back to internal teams
    • Drive proactive program improvements across all events.

    Additional Duties & Responsibilities

    • Maintain event accounting and coordinate vendor payments
    • Process all contracts through legal with manager review and approval
    • Willing to travel to events and tradeshows, as needed

    Qualifications/Skills/Experience

    Education

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

     

     

    Experience

    • 5-7 years of event management experience

     

    Skills

    This role requires someone with passion for events alongside a positive, self-motivated, can-do attitude and will step in at any point to help or support the team and do whatever it takes to drive successful outcomes. We work in an ever-changing environment, so flexibility, resourcefulness, and strategic influencing are essential.

     

    • Strong planning and detail orientation
    • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and written
    • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities in a fast pace, deadline-driven environment
    • Highly organized and efficient
    • Ability to process a vast amount of information and understand and prioritize competing business needs
    • Highly self-motivated individual who enjoys working under limited supervision
    • Problem solver with a strong work ethic, sense of urgency and desire to succeed
    • Ability to meet tight timelines while maintaining a positive attitude
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
    • Experience with Adobe Illustrator and Indesign is a plus
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    Company Description

    Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI) is a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products. The company has redefined enterprise software support services since 2005 with an innovative, award-winning program that enables licensees of IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP and other enterprise software vendors to save up to 90 percent on total support costs. Clients can remain on their current software release without any required upgrades for a minimum of 15 years. Over 1,330 global Fortune 500, midmarket, public sector and other organizations from a broad range of industries currently rely on Rimini Street as their trusted, third-party support provider.

     

    The company is widely recognized by clients, leading industry analysts (including Gartner, Forrester, Constellation Research and Nucleus), and financial analysts as the leader in a large, fast growing market with tremendous upside and an extremely strong value proposition that resonates with CIOs and CFOs. With tight IT budgets and flat global economic growth, IT and procurement professionals are actively looking for proven methods to cut costs while improving service. Rimini Street enables organizations to free up budget for strategic business initiatives by delivering savings of up to 90 percent on total maintenance and support costs.

     

    Be Treated Like the Best

    • Rimini Street hires only the best – and provides the compensation, bonus and benefit programs appropriate for proven top-performing professionals. We want our employees to have an opportunity to share in the financial success that results from our dedication to service excellence, high-quality deliverables and an unparalleled client experience
    • No bureaucracy, thousand-page rule books or politics — just everyone working together to build a great company through service excellence and client success
    • Work hard, play hard environment – Rimini Street is a group of hard-working professionals who are passionate about achieving success, but we also enjoy opportunities to meet up at fun company events
    • We are also passionate about giving back to our communities around the world, with plenty of opportunities for volunteering and charity through the Rimini Street Foundation
    • All Rimini Street professionals are encouraged to grow and learn new skills

     

    Accelerating Company Growth

    • Trading on Nasdaq: RMNI
    • Over 1,450 active clients, including 85 of the Fortune 500 and Global 100
    • 47 consecutive quarters of sequential revenue growth
    • 2017 Q3 revenue results of $53.6 million, a quarterly increase of 32% year over year

     

    Recent Industry Recognition

    • Listed as a 2017 Top Workplace in the Bay Area by the Bay Area News Group
    • Named an Inc. 5000 company for the seventh consecutive year, and recognized as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies with three-year revenue growth of 172%
    • Honored with 11 Stevie Awards in 2017, including 5 awards for delivering excellence in customer service
    • Received 7 Golden Bridge awards including Technology Company of the Year

     

     

    To learn more about how Rimini Street is redefining the enterprise software support industry, visit http://www.riministreet.com

     

    Rimini Street is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

     

    Please Note:  Rimini Street does not accept resumes submitted by recruiting/staffing firms unless specifically requested by Human Resources.  Unsolicited resumes will be ineligible for referral fees.

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