Manager, Brand Live Events, E! Entertainment
Location: Universal City, California
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
The Manager, Brand Live Events plays an essential role on the Brand Live Events team, supporting all aspects of the live event experience on-air and across digital platforms (People’s Choice, Fashion Week, Live From The Red Carpet). This individual will participate in the ideation and execution of live events, serve as project lead for key initiatives and manage the day-to-day operations of the department. This role reports to the Sr. Director, Brand Live Events.
Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to the following for all Live Events:
-Create and bring to life innovative, multi-platform concepts in the evolution and growth of E!’s live event strategy
-Assist in the development of the strategy for new live event programs and optimization of existing programs
-Understand the brand, mission and objectives for each event and ensure consistency of audience experience for all content channels
-Liaise and collaborate with colleagues in development, production, talent, programming, marketing, media, creative, design, sales, research and international
-Manage and maintain project plans and timelines
-Proactively develop solutions and processes to manage efficient workflow
-Track, report and analyze E!-branded event KPIs and benchmarks, continually seeking to improve performance and audience growth
-Develop presentations and materials for executive management meetings
-Continually monitor consumer, competitive and pop cultural trends
- Minimum 4 years professional experience working in dynamic multimedia environments.
-Deep knowledge of and interest in entertainment (music, movies, TV), celebrity and social media pop culture
-Experience in live event production and management is a plus
-Entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit with a positive attitude
-Ability to think strategically and conceptually
-Strong project planning and organizational skills
-Strong analytical and business management skills
-Ability to influence others at all organizational levels
-Ability to be proactive, prioritize multiple important projects and work independently
-Strong communication and interpersonal skills
-Resourceful and adept at problem solving
-Ability to adapt quickly in a fast-paced, ever-changing media landscape
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
E! is the only global, multi-platform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 91 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S. "E! News" airs nightly on the network and is the leading multi-platform publisher delivering breaking entertainment news and pop culture coverage 24/7 across all digital and social media. E! programming includes popular series “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” "Total Divas," "Botched," "Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry" and "WAGS," as well as the network's first original scripted series The Royals." Additionally, E!'s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights. E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. For more corporate information, visit www.nbcuniversal.com.