Oracle Senior Marketing Manager, Corporate Events in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Project manages diverse event portfolio and event marketing team.

Project manages diverse portfolio of corporate event types ( seminars, executive roundtables, sponsorships) with specific teams mapped as event type specialists. Drives alignment of messaging and overall strategy; helps to ensure that the right event is delivered to the right audience at the right time. Drives creative thought process and continuous evaluation and refinement of Oracle*s event marketing portfolio. Provides management with reports and analysis on program efficacy for future program selection and budget allocation. Provides effective performance management: set clear goals for all staff, provide regular feedback on performance and conduct a formal appraisal at the conclusion of the fiscal year. Manage the activities of the staff according to overall marketing strategies and budgets. Implement organizational changes in line with changing business and market.

Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced business skills in area of event production and design. 8 years relevant work experience. Software business management experience. Marketing experience in the IT industry. Proven ability to manage budget, approval processes, resource allocations in terms of both people and money. Professional credentials in Marketing, Academic credentials desirable.

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Senior Marketing Manager, Corporate Events

You have a passion for all aspects of marketing communications and building demand generation programs.You thrive in a climate where you can lead a virtual team while being an active hands-on contributor. You are a solid writer with creative, innovative ideas. You understand event marketing and can develop compelling content across multiple channels direct, social, and digital. You are excited by analytics and reporting especially metrics where you directly contribute. You are crazy organized and can juggle multiple projects at once. And you understand the power of gathering decision-makers together at in-person conferences to help promote your organization s content agenda and support sales goals.

Sound familiar? Here s your chance to be part of a team that s connecting customers and prospects to Oracle via strategic, applications-focused conferences.

Why Oracle

Big things are happening here at Oracle. As the Cloud leader, we offer the broadest suite of Cloud solutionsand we re introducing new services every month for 420,000 customers worldwide. Innovation at this level starts with our employees: we look for creative people with an entrepreneurial spirit those who see new possibilities and welcome new challenges. Oracle employees enjoy industry-leading compensation and benefits, a flexible work environment, educational opportunities, and work/life tools to balance professional and personal goals.

The Role

The Senior Marketing Manager for Corporate Events will lead the execution of integrated demand generation programs across paid, owned, earned, and shared communications channels to drive paid conference registration. You will manage a variety of projects with the cooperation of various, distributed teams, including Brand Creative, PR, AR, Corporate Social Media, Field Marketing, Sales, and Product Marketing and Management. And you ll use Modern Marketing technologies and methodologies such as marketing automation and audience segmentation analysis and tools.

Key Responsibilities

Microsite/Web

Lead design of wireframe and specifications for conference microsites

Manage content, images/banners, and page tags for conference microsites; work through a dedicated/semi-dedicated web designer (in US or India); daily updates as needed to ensure accuracy of content

Track microsite metrics weekly; adapt site as needed

Work through oracle.com web team to ensure conference coverage

Email Promotion

Execute email strategy by audience with custom messages by segment

Maintain Eloqua campaign canvas for external email with custom content by segment and pre-define actions based on recipient response

Define list segmentation by audiences, personas, relevant topic scores

Write compelling email content and subject lines based on current messaging, themes, sessions; A-B test for predict best response

Use custom tracking links to measure success; key metric is paid registration

Design flash sales and promotions, relevant by audience/relationship to Oracle, to boost event registration

Internal Communication

Lead weekly/bi-weekly meetings with internal constitutes to share plans; brainstorm ideas

Build plan and timeline of messages with Field Marketing to send to Sales using range of channels

Create evites and messages for Sales to pass to customers

Maintain internal site with conference FAQs, demand generation materials, registration lists, etc.

Support Sales-driven contests with custom content and links

Conference Branding

Write creative brief with event managers and product marketing to ensure cohesion of branding with audience and current messaging

Conference Advertising

Create Media Briefing document and work through Oracle Advertising and media agency to optimize reach using media and social channels

Write headline and copy; provide banners to media's specifications

Track results weekly/monthly through to registration

Conference Social Media

Coordinate with Event Social team, Product Social team to build out formal social plan (based on email plan and discount milestones)

Write social copy

Promote key posts via internal channels (i.e. Oracle Champions) to further reach

Desired Qualifications

6 years in a content role (marketing, editorial, or communications)

Strong writing, editing, and communication skills; experience with email marketing, direct marketing copy, and conveying product/event content into easy-to-understand benefits

Experience with Eloqua multi-touch campaigns

Strong project management/organizational skills

Proactive, problem-solving skills

Ability to distinguish good content from fluff

  • Comfortable working in a shared services workflow environment

Travel Component: Minimal. Approx. 10% travel within the United States and Canada may be required to successfully fill this role.

Position Location: Highly prefer candidates near Oracle Headquarters in Redwood Shores, CA. The role is based in North America and requires close coordination with virtual team. Open to considering candidates based in any US or Canada location; will work remotely from home office or in regional office as part of virtual team.

Job: *Marketing

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Senior Marketing Manager, Corporate Events

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 17000UCH