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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Event Marketing Specialist

Location: 

Auburn Hills, MI, US, 48326

Req ID 39346 | Auburn Hills, United States

Our Ideal Candidate:

 

Do you thrive on brainstorming, planning, and working towards marketing goals? Are you passionately seeking an opportunity to contribute to the growth and success of campaigns, strategic marketing initiatives, and a stronger brand awareness in the automotive industry?

Are you organized, customer-focused, and creative with a strong attention to detail and analytical skills? Just think… ZF’s next event could be driven by your ideas and vision!

 

 

You’ll have the unique opportunity to…

  • Lead the execution of creative event elements and logistics to support trade shows, live vehicle demonstrations, and other experiential automotive events while coordinating with suppliers, customers, agencies, and vendors.
  • In collaboration with the Corporate Communications team, help grow ZF’s brand awareness and increase its recognition as a major automotive technology supplier through visual engagement, brand experience, and booth design strategies.
  • Support the planning, organization, and execution of activities to achieve strategic brand goals.
  • Gather product intel on ZF CVS products / systems and their applications (e.g. vehicles) to provide an ideal product representation and unique product value to customers.
  • Collaborate with Marketing Communications team to identify and support overall regional strategic business goals for products and services.
  • Prepare agency briefings and calculate offers - in coordination with the manager and after consultation with the specialist departments (costs, deadlines, capacity).
  • Own the project management of event activities – from conception to execution – and report on event results.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Communications, Events Management or a similar/related field
  • Experience in trade show and event organization
  • Knowledge of marketing communications
  • Exceptional project management skills - Ability to prioritize, coordinate and deliver multiple activities simultaneously
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment with short timeframes
  • Ability to facilitate and manage agency relationships and projects
  • Customer and business focused
  • Soft skills: interpersonal communication, self-starter, detail oriented
  • Ability to travel ~up to 30%

Preferred:

  • 2-5 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Digital assets management
  • Graphic design and video editing preferred but not required

 

Be part of our ZF team as Event Marketing Specialist and apply now!

Contact

Karla Elizabeth Arellano

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENTTo harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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