Event Program Manager
DescriptionCorteva Agriscience isseeking an Event Program Manager for the Indianapolis, Indiana location. The Event Program Manager will work crossfunctionally with key stakeholders to manage and execute 7 to 10 corporateevents annually. ResponsibilitiesLeadproject planning committees to plan and execute events, including, but notlimited to: identification of objectives, project plan/time lines, eventconcepts, invitee and attendee communication elements, elevation of theattendee experience, support of agenda development, budgeting and logisticsmanagement.Strong knowledge ofCorteva brand and values with high level of professionalism. Must be able to represent Corteva as aknowledgeable and positive spokesperson to customers, investors, and members ofthe Board of Directors.Strategicthinker that can generate innovative ideas and lead a cross-functional planningteam for each event. Buildand maintain strong relationships with multiple stakeholders of alignedbusiness groups, understand their objectives, and help to ensure that eventdelivery is aligned and fully supports the event goals and priorities to ensuresuccessful outcomes.Create event planning PowerPoint decks from concept and planning stages through post event recapreporting. Must be an exceptionalcommunicator (verbal and written), detail-obsessed, resourceful on a dailybasis and a rock star at managing through change.Manage sourcing and contracts with vendorsand agencies. Must have strongunderstanding of contractual language and experience with vendor negotiationtactics.Pre, onsite and post event management.QualificationsBS or BA related degree in Event/HospitalityManagement, Communications/Public Relations, Marketing, or equivalentexperience.3 – 5+ years of professionalexperience in a fast-paced environment.5+ years of event planning experienceand superiorproject management skills.High energy, self-starter with biasfor action and sense of urgency to deliver results.Must be technically savvy with ability to quickly learn and managean html based event registration software. Must have advanced Word, PPT and Excel capabilities.Ability to travel when required toprovide onsite event execution support (approximately 10 – 20 nights annually).Apply for this job.