Deloitte Alliances Events Specialist in Chicago, Illinois

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Deloitte s alliances organization isaligned with more than 65 of the leading technology companies to develop services and solutions for our joint clients.This dynamic, expanding organization has a new position for an Events Specialist, focused on supporting and promoting the Deloitte brand through participation in industry events. The Events Specialist will work closely with the Events Manager and/or Alliance Marketing Mangers to support the administrative and tactical execution of events and meetings that support Deloitte s strategic alliances. Work You ll DoSupport marketing managers and/or Event Manager in activities associated with conferences, tradeshows, roundtables, meetings and receptions.Support events that are interactive and allow Alliance leaders to build relationships with clients and technology partners.Coordinate with vendors and conference producers to meet deadlines and budgets.Assist with the distribution of pre and post show event communicationsHelp to source venue locationsChoose menus that best serve the event objectives and budgetsBuild long-term relationships with conference production companies, restaurant and event locations to increase productivity of event planning.Work with graphic designer and/or Creative Services to assist development of booth properties, banners and onsite signage and collateralCoordinate with Social Media Strategist to leverage social media for creative event campaigns and promotionsProvide onsite event management: booth set-up, booth staffing, reception set-up, attendee registrationQualifications:5 years of relevant marketing experience, with a focus on eventsBachelor s degree in marketing, communications or a related fieldProficiency with Microsoft Office (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint) to support event project management Position Skills:Ability to prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously with demonstrable experience in consistently delivering high quality resultsExpertise in dealing with all management levels within an organization, and ability to work within a matrix organizational structureAbility to exercise sound judgment in interpreting firm policies and objectives Relevant Business Skills:Excellent team player. Effective at sharing and communicating.Highly organized and self-sufficient, successful with limited direction, upbeat and enthusiasticAbility to think strategically and translate into action plans and deliverablesAbility to manage work, meet specific deadlines and honor commitments with consistent and predictable follow-upAdaptable and flexible in a fast-paced, ever changing environmentAbility to work well within a team, particularly in a virtual mode with remote resourcesWilling to travel 25%How You ll GrowAt Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn.We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. The teamDeloitte Consulting Alliances Team is made up of professional alliance managers, alliance marketers and technical architects who understand the principles that drive successful alliance relationships. Together, they enable differentiated, innovative go-to-market solutions between our practice and alliance partners that bring quantified value to our clients and incremental revenue to the firm. BenefitsAt Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits.Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. Deloitte s CultureOur positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to nourish and build a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte. Corporate CitizenshipDeloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte s impact on the world. Recruiter TipsWe want job seekers exploring opportunities at Deloitte to feel prepared and confident. 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