Director of Engagement and Events, Office of the CEO

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Programming and/or coordination on external and significant internal events for the CEO, including serving as point of liaison for internal stakeholders with Office of the CEO (OCEO).
  • Work with CEO, Chief of Staff, sales, marketing and other key teams across Dow Jones and News Corp to help shape and deliver the CEO's client and partner engagement strategy, targets and plan. Ensure clear coordination and communication across teams and timely identification of opportunities.
  • Work with CEO, Chief of Staff, OCEO and other key colleagues across the business to ensure high quality, focused programming, planning and execution of the CEO's events for his key leadership and management teams.

Requirements
  • In depth experience in event strategy, event production across a wide range of events and leading/mentoring within a team
  • Ability to create and execute briefs that reflect and align to broader business strategy and priorities
  • Extremely detail oriented with a strong understanding and knowledge of brand
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, combined with a strong level of personal integrity and influence
  • Clear strategic thinker and planner
  • Experience managing multiple large scale events simultaneously
  • Self-motivated and proficient time manager
  • Demonstrated flexibility and ability to respond quickly
  • Proactive problem-solver/troubleshooter
  • BA/BS degree required
  • 6+ years experience in event production, budget management and planning and executing large-scale, high-price/high-quality events.
  • Candidate must be flexible with traveling to multiple events within a year.

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Business Area: BUSINESS OPERATIONS

About Us

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world's largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America's largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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