OpenX seeks an Events Director who will work closely with the executive team to executethe company’s events strategy. The ideal candidate will possess versatility and experience
that allows the team to manage a portfolio of proprietary events, industry activations and
sponsorships to position OpenX as a leader in the digital advertising industry.
● Work closely with OpenX leadership teams to determine strategic priorities at eachconference/event
● Approach each conference/event with a fresh perspective, identifying opportunities
for more bespoke/inviting/engaging ideas
● Evaluate sponsorship opportunities for the OpenX brand
● Collaborate with internal creative team regarding OpenX brand representation
● Work with OpenX Corporate Communications to support marketplace messaging
● Manage external vendor partners
● Manage internal relationships with Business Development teams, Accounts
Payable, Legal, etc.
● Establish and manage individual conference/event budgets and participate in
overall annual budget planning with OpenX Finance team
● 10+ years of professional experience in event management and logistics● Strong project management skills with the ability to define and run projects
with little guidance from upper management
● Experience working closely with executive team
● Strong analytical and business problem solving skills
● Experience with ad technology industry events, both domestic and international● Impeccable written & oral communication skills, excellence in preparing and
delivering executive presentations
● Proven track record of working with people from different functions such as Sales,
Marketing and Engineering
● Positive, can-do attitude
● CMP, CMM Certification preferred
● Experience with programming content
Company at a Glance
OpenX is focused on unleashing the full economic potential of digital media companies. We do this by making digital advertising markets and technologies that are designed to deliver optimal value to publishers and advertisers on every ad served across all screens.
At OpenX, we have built a team that is uniquely experienced in designing and operating high-scale ad marketplaces, and we are constantly on the lookout for thoughtful, creative executors who are as fascinated as we are about finding new ways to apply a blend of market design, technical innovation, operational excellence, and empathetic partner service to the frontiers of digital advertising.
Our five company values form a solid bedrock serving to define us as a group and guide the company. Our values remind us that how we do things often matters as much as what we do.
We are one
One team. No exceptions. We are a group of strong and diverse individuals unified by a clear common purpose.
Our customers define us
We know our business flourishes or dies because of our customers.
OpenX is mine
We are all owners of OpenX. We stake our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work.
We are an open book
We are eager to teach and share what we know with others.
We evolve fast
We take risks and confront failure openly. We recognize and repeat success aggressively. We actively seek out and provide constructive criticism. Defensiveness is for weaklings!