Media Experience Manager
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
We want the World to be a better place! Join our team and imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. You bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish! Apple's worldwide corporate events team informs the world about the Company, our innovative products and services, and the values that drive our company. The team includes professionals with backgrounds in public relations strategy, journalism, buzz marketing and event design, management, operations and production. We’re looking for inventive, collaborative professionals from a variety of creative fields. If that’s you, then your next home may be here. We're seeking a Media Experience Manager who will bring new marketing ideas to help improve and evolve our ability to connect with key audiences, in particular, crafting experiences that are engaging and authentic to our brand. You will have a dedication for delighting customers, employees and partners, principled integrity, and the ability to innovate down to the details to deliver extraordinary physical and virtual experiences.
- 8+ years marketing and event management experience leading creative projects and executing briefings
- Experienced professional with a passion and deep knowledge of product experiences in the events industry and event planning
- Expert communication skills, particularly influencing management and conflict resolution
- Strong presentation skills
- Experience with budget management, financial tracking and contract agreements
- Proactive with strong project management skills
- Possess extraordinary customer service, clear communication and meticulous attention to detail
Plan, develop and bring to life product experiences to enhance our launch and momentum campaigns, highlighting Apple’s role and leadership in this field. Plan media briefings in collaboration with the PR team for key press and influencers, planning for press tours, and developing experience opportunities within the space. Serve as the key Apple owner and segment authority for events including PR tours, partner experience events and influencers to name a few. Track budgets, work with vendors and agencies, provide requirements and coordinate implementation of the event/experiences for related launch events, press events and tours. Onsite as well as offsite locations. Collaborate with cross functional teams such as corporate and marketing communications, operations, and finance, to take the project from creation to activation. Develop an annual strategic marketing support plan for high touch guest experiences that range from PR Tours and briefings, curated events, product launch support and executive events. Build and maintain communications in a collaborative and professional manner with all levels of staff and clients.
Education & Experience
BS/BA degree, MS/MA/MBA preferred.