Event Registration Specialist (Contractor)

Marketing San Jose, California Req.Num.: 11033

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Job Title:Event Registration Specialist
Location: San Jose, CA 

The Event Registration Specialist will manage the registration functions for the global Nutanix .NEXT user conferences. Daily responsibilities include serving as a conference registration expert, working closely to support the registration, promotions, and event logistics functions. The ideal candidate will have exceptional project management skills, excellent interpersonal and clear written communication skills. This is a unique opportunity to play a highly visible role in an exciting, industry-leading technology business.

Responsibilities Overview

Provide event registration support for .NEXT Conference with primary responsibility for the following areas:

  • Collaborate and work seamlessly within a team to manage registration process for events ranging from 2500 to 8000 attendees
  • Manage vendors to meet housing needs and comply with contract agreements
  • Determine scope of event registration per event requirements, provide guidance and recommendations in functionality, structure, and flow of event websites and registration forms; work closely with web team to implement
  • Identify and implement ongoing improvements on existing registration processes and procedures
  • Communicate effectively and timely between internal teams, attendees, and vendors via phone and email to meet registration objectives
  • Source giveaways and provide creative input for company store merchandise

Basic Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience in marketing or event marketing. Experience in marketing B2B technology products or services preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, communications, or relevant field of study.
  • Understands pivot tables and other advanced Excel formulas
  • Demonstrated success in event management and project management.
  • A willingness to travel and ability to work independently and autonomously.
  • Superior oral and written communication skills with an innate attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Suite.
  • Analytical and results orientated
  • Self-starter with excellent execution track record
  • Must be able to juggle multiple projects simultaneously, working within agreed deadlines and budgets

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