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Senior Event Marketing Manager

United States

About Wurl, LLC.

Wurl is a global streaming network. Our B2B services provide streamers, content companies, and advertisers with a powerful, integrated network to distribute and monetize streaming television reaching hundreds of million of connected televisions in over 50 countries.  This year Wurl was acquired by AppLovin (Nasdaq: APP), an industry-leading mobile marketing ad tech company, bringing together the technology and innovation of the mobile and television industries.  With the merger, Wurl employees enjoy the best of both worlds: the dynamic environment of a 160+ person start-up and the stability of a high-growth public tech company.  

Wurl is a fully-remote company that has been recognized for a second year in a row as a Great Place to Work.  Wurl invests in providing a culture that fosters passion, drives excellence, and encourages collaboration to drive innovation. We hire the world’s best to build a bunch of cool stuff on an interface fully integrated with their own from streaming, advertising and software technology to continue to help us disrupt the way the world watches television.

Senior Event Marketing Manager (Remote, US)

Wurl is looking for a seasoned event professional, someone who has been in the industry for at least seven years, to manage assigned events across the globe. This role will drive the strategy and goals for Industry events and partner with business development and sales teams on the field programs globally.  This role will also work closely with the AppLovin Creative team for all design needs and the Wurl Comms lead on keynotes and executive panels. 

Your experience developing the event strategy, managing many moving parts, showing calm under pressure, moving quickly and collaboratively with confidence, managing budgets and executing onsite will be vital in delivering next-level experiences in this role.

What You’ll Do

  • Conceptualize, design, and create high-profile external events that portray a company in a positive light to media, customers, and other key stakeholders. Events include but are not limited to industry events such as MIPCOM Cannes, Cancun, IBC Amsterdam, Content London, NAB Las Vegas, CES, customer dinners and receptions on the East and West coast
  • Work with creative team to concept, develop and execute all marketing communication
  • Ensure all event materials are always on brand
  • Provide strategic guidance for events and other experiences in streaming CTV
  • Design recommendations for strategic approach, policies, budget, and creative direction of
    new events
  • Manage all communications and promotional materials for events
  • Develop approach and methods to evaluate and measure event success. Leverage insights in
    the development of an annual strategy
  • Influence and negotiate with internal partners as needed
  • Produce detailed proposals for events, e.g., timelines, venues, suppliers, legal obligations,
    staffing, and budgets
  • Ensure insurance, legal, health, and safety obligations are adhered to
  • Coordinate venue management, caterers, stand designers, contractors, and equipment hire
  • Coordinate staffing requirements and staff briefings
  • Liaise with marketing and PR colleagues to promote the event (if in-house and ticketed)
  • Oversee the dismantling and removal of events and related materials
  • Perform post-event evaluation, including data entry and analysis and producing reports for
    event stakeholders

Qualifications

  • 7+ years of event planning experience
  • Track record of successful event planning and execution
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Proven experience in managing multiple activities at once
  • Someone with a can-do attitude who enjoys traveling 10-20%
  • Experienced traveler

We recognize that not all applicants will not always meet 100% of the qualifications.   Wurl is fiercely passionate and contagiously enthusiastic about what we are building and seeking individuals who are equally passion-driven with diverse backgrounds and educations.  While we are seeking those who know our industry, there is no perfect candidate and we want to encourage you to apply even if you do not meet all requirements. 

What We Offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Strong Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits, 90% paid by Wurl 
  • Remote First Policy 
  • Discretionary Time Off, with minimum at 4 weeks of time off
  • 12 US Holidays 
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Pre-Tax Savings Plans, HSA & FSA
  • Carrot and Headspace Subscriptions for Family Planning & Mental Wellness
  • OneMedical Subscription for 24/7 Convenient Medical Care
  • Paid Maternity and Parental Leave for All Family Additions
  • Discounted PetPlan
  • Easy at Home Access to Covid Testing with EmpowerDX 
  • $1,000 Work From Home Stipend to Set Up Your Home Office 

Few companies allow you to thrive like you will at Wurl. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with the industry’s brightest minds and most innovative thinkers. You will enjoy ongoing mentorship, team collaboration and you will have a place to grow your career.  You will be proud to say you're a part of the company revolutionizing TV.

Wurl provides a competitive total compensation package with a pay-for-performance rewards approach. Total compensation at Wurl is based on a number of factors, including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Depending on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical and other benefits.