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ASSOCIATE / SENIOR ASSOCIATE

EVENTS LEAD / SPORTS MARKETING

ASSOCIATE / SENIOR ASSOCIATE

SHANGHAI, CHINA

Burson-Marsteller China is seeking an Events Lead in Sports Marketing to join its Shanghai office. Reporting to the Director of Sports Marketing, the ideal candidate will have 3 to 5 years event management experience in the sports industry with either a background in Event Management, Public Relations or Sports Marketing. This is an exciting career opportunity for the right candidate to join one of the world’s leading Public Relations firms and work on one of the world’s leading Sports Brands.

Key Responsibilities:

• The Events Lead will be required to oversee all events across Football, Basketball, Training, Running and Outdoor categories across China for one of the world’s leading Sports Brands.
• He/she will be required to manage event agencies, client servicing teams and partner category leads to leverage sporting events for maximum media coverage.
• The Events Lead should be a confident self-starter who is able to work effectively as a key member of an extended team.

Requirements:

• 3 – 5 years Event Management experience
• Passion for the Sports industry and its leading brands
• Solid agency experience in Event Management, Public Relations or Sports Marketing
• Highly organized and capable of working independently and as part of a team
• Ability to multi-task and to work effectively under pressure
• Attention to quality and detailed execution
• Fluent Mandarin-speaker
• Solid English writing and speaking skills

Qualified candidates are invited to send resumes to Lillian Sun at lillian.sun@bm.com

26 March 2012
26 May 2012
Marketing
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