Position Overview: The Global Events Manager role has two main areas of focus. First is the management of six event coordinators across all regions. Second is management of in-house/external events, which includes setting objectives, vendor relationships, onsite staffing and post-event follow-up. The Global Events Manager works closely with all key functions within MSCI including Sales, Research, Product Management and colleagues within the Marketing team. This role requires an individual who is able to combine a very detailed and organized approach to managing events with the ability to negotiate and influence. Scope of Responsibility /Expectation: Manage Global Events Program across various product lines, regions and staff to help meet business and sales objectives Coordinate committees to run MSCI�s attendance and logistics at industry events Manage MSCI hosted events, including webinars. Help lead team of event coordinators across all regions Manage and control global events budget Specific Knowledge & Skills: Technical knowledge including: Basic html Above basic knowledge of excel preferred but not required SalesForce Mass email program and/or marketing automation tools, preferably Pardot. registration systems like Certain Registration or Cvent Desired Experience: University degree in Finance, Marketing or related discipline Experience working with business to business (B2B) marketing teams, preferably within financial services Experience in events management Experience running web events, preferably with Webex Desired Qualifications: Excellent organizational skills and ability to work well under pressure to meet deadlines Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to manage within budget Willingness and ability to take the initiative. Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis. To all recruitment agencies: MSCI does not accept unsolicited CVs/Resumes. Please do not forward CVs/Resumes to any MSCI employee, location or website. MSCI is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs/Resumes. MSCI Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is the policy of the Firm to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy/maternity leave), veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
New York, NY