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Requisition ID:  52511

Marketing Events Manager

 

 

Are you looking for more?
 

At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.


As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.

 

 

What we need:

 

Mohawk is looking for a Marketing Events Manager who can do more with Mohawk. This position will be responsible for all facets of Commercial Marketing events.

 

The ideal candidate will partner with Senior Vice Presidents, Regional Vice Presidents, and other Sales and Marketing Management to develop events that support each segment/product marketing strategy and reflect the Mohawk Group brand.

 

What you’ll do:

 

  • Develop with cross-functional team annual tradeshow schedule and channel-specific Marketing event calendar.
  • Analyze and make recommendations to the creative team, and other members of the marketing team.
  • Drive collaboration with Sales & Marketing colleagues to share industry updates, promote best practices, focus on synergies and consistency, and foster a culture of innovation to highlight a client-centric approach.
  •  Manage major customer events, sales meetings, etc. as needed.
  • Partner with sales to complete customer sustainability requests and sales proposal components.
  • Responsible for on-time, on strategy, and on-budget event plan execution.

 

What you have:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education and/or experience.
  • Certified Meeting Planner preferred
  • 5 years of event planning experience with demonstrated professional growth and achievement in project management, time management, and organizational skills preferred
  • Proficient computer skills to include MS Office Suite.
  • Intermediate math skills (budgeting and reporting).

 

What you’re good at:

  • Being flexible and working in a fast-paced environment 
  • Communicating effectively with a wide range of individuals in written, oral and interpersonal form
  • Maintaining a focus on customer service while displaying exceptional interpersonal skills including professionalism, diplomacy, team orientation, respect for business protocol, and confidentiality
  • Out of the box thinking, utilizing resources, and generating effective solutions quickly while on-site at meetings/events or within the department
  • Formulating creative ideas and analyzing, evaluating, and negotiating details reflective of a successful event.
  • Conveying enthusiasm and listening with ability to extract client's needs and translate those needs to deliver successful results  

 

What else?

  • Expect to travel when necessary for trade shows, customer visitation, etc.
  • While we’re a primarily in-office team, we thrive on flexibility and ensuring our people can balance personal and professional time

 

We’re located in a pretty great spot – check out this video to see what we mean

 

 

Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.

 

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.


Nearest Major Market: Dalton