Events Lead, Global Brand Strategy at Snap Inc.
Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.
The Global Brand Strategy (GBS) team brings Snap brands to life, while reinforcing what we stand for as a company — real friendship, free and authentic expression, human-centered design, and a playful irreverence. The team does this globally through in-person and virtual experiences for our employees, potential employees, and business partners. The GBS team’s mission is to educate our broader community on Snap’s brands by creating opportunities to connect with them on a more emotional level. They look for extraordinary and diverse talent who learn quickly, take big risks, and relish in surprising and delighting our community.
We’re looking for an Events Lead to join our Global Brand Strategy team!
What you’ll do:
Work with the team to ideate, conceptualize and execute Snap’s signature brand experiences, the company’s presence at industry-wide events, as well as communicate Snap’s culture and values through internal, recruiting and DEI events
Conceptualize and carry out imaginative virtual experiences for a variety of enterprise, educational, and social clients
Coordinate, operationalize and execute complex projects on a global scale
Join a subgroup of the Global Brand Strategy team to work on a cutting-edge new virtual event platform that is quickly developing and growing its user base
Learn the totality of the platform’s back-end and user experience in order to support clients, suggest improvements and new features, and build experiences
Work with hundreds of creators currently in the platform’s beta version to support them in understanding the product, executing their events and experiences, and providing on-demand troubleshooting support
Work cross functionally to plan and execute logistics for global events
Develop comprehensive project timelines and create new visual branding elements
Make sure that events are planned and executed in a timely manner and within budget
Manage relationships with new and existing vendors and stakeholders
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Experience producing in-person and virtual events
Desire to work in a startup environment where team members work collaboratively across all projects and operations
Strong communication skills with ability to demonstrate expertise with executive stakeholders
Excellent negotiation skills and an understanding of contractual agreements
Experience working with Google applications, Apple applications, and Microsoft Office Suite
BS/BA degree or equivalent years of experience
Experience working with virtual event platforms
6+ years of proven experience successfully managing and producing global events
Can-do attitude; no task is too big or too small
Strong work ethic and ability to simultaneously manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines
Proven track record of producing unique event activations
Experience supporting sales and advertising initiatives at a Tech/Media company, or Production Agency
Meticulous attention to detail on creative and design elements
Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, or other creative softwares
Fluency in industry trends
A passion for the Snapchat brand!
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].
Our Benefits: Snap Inc. is its own community, so we’ve got your back! We do our best to make sure you and your loved ones have everything you need to be happy and healthy, on your own terms. Our benefits are built around your needs and include paid maternity & paternity leave, comprehensive medical coverage, emotional and mental health support programs, and compensation packages that let you share in Snap’s long-term success!