Manager Events Management Job in Sydney NSW at Allianz Australia –

At Allianz, we care for all the things that make you, you. For feeling like you belong. For a place where learning never stops. For growing new skills and opening up exciting possibilities.

For your curiosity to thrive and help transform an industry. And when life twists, there’s flexibility for balance and the support you need.

We know that flexible work comes in different forms, that’s why we’re embracing hybrid teams – enabling employees to maintain a balance of working both in the office and remote, supporting the needs of both the business and individual.

The Events Manager will sit within the Consumer Division in our Marketing COE and be responsible for planning, implementing and executing unique and memorable internal and partner event experiences, including internal and externally hosted conferences, integrated with marketing initiatives designed to cultivate relationships, while generating new business outcomes. You will be supported by a Senior Events Specialist.

Responsibilities in the role:

  • Lead the execution of events and conferences from beginning to end, ensuring all events are unique, on time and to budget.
  • Lead the planning and execution of corporate hospitality arrangements through Allianz Stadium and the Sydney Cricket Ground.
  • Provide creative, innovative solutions in a changing environment and seek continuous improvement in future events for our people and partners.
  • Manage key contract negotiations to ensure favourable commercial and financial conditions for AAL, whilst ensuring mutual agreement between parties is achieved.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with key internal and external stakeholders to be recognised as the trusted source of advice and support.
  • Lead the development of an event management framework to include project plans, business cases, briefing notes, necessary compliance sign off and post-event evaluations.
  • Own supplier relationships with Aventri and Work Incorporated (WINC) and lead the associated administration of their arrangements.
  • Lead the collaboration with marketing to ensure events align with our brand promise, deliver clear integration of key messages, and provide clear outcomes that should form part of ROI reporting
  • Ensure all events comply with regulatory and ethical standards such as Work Health and Safety, Allianz Hospitality and Sponsorship Standard and Gifts & Entertainment policy

To be successful in the role.

  • You’ll have a strong track record working in Corporate Event Management and have demonstrated an ability to deliver internal & external events that go above and beyond expectation
  • You’ll have a demonstrated ability to lead, coach and empower people, & to develop individual and team potential.
  • Ability to plan and prioritise effectively, organise tasks and manage competing resources and demands.
  • Pays high attention to detail by completing tasks with thoroughness and accuracy and can quickly identify errors or inconsistencies within information.
  • The ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively with diverse team members.
  • Proven ability to articulate a customer centric culture and exemplify behaviours at all levels of the organisation.
  • Ability to make independent as well as collaborative decisions during expected or unexpected situations and then taking responsibility for the consequences of decisions taken.
  • Highly developed ‘first principles’ problem-solving skills, combined with a curious and creative mind-set.
  • Ability to work with stakeholders and marketing teams to cultivate business outcomes from event activity.
  • Demonstrated ability to build effective relationships internally and externally with clients, intermediaries, and service providers.
  • Demonstrated ability to partner and collaborate effectively with senior stakeholders to establish strong professional relationships and influence outcomes.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, capable of communicating with audiences at all levels with clarity, impact and influence

What you’ll gain:
This role will present an exciting opportunity to join an iconic global insurance organisation, which is transforming itself through an ambitious program of change and growth

You’ll be joining a market leading Marketing ‘centre of excellence’ where we’ve worked hard to create a best in class, contemporary and future fit marketing function.

How far will you go with the support of leaders who want to bring out the best in you, where working in a high-trust culture you’ll be inspired to push the bar higher and where you’ll feel empowered to make decisions that result in impact

We’ll help you fast-track your career, to find the right projects, opportunities and training that will develop the capabilities you need to go further, faster

What matters to you, matters to us too. Feel supported to have open, honest conversations about the flexibility you need so that you’re able to take care of what’s important to you.

About us:
Allianz is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. We do this through delivering a great customer experience that is the result of appreciating each other every single day, showing heart by really listening and seeing things from the perspective of others by always asking, “how can I help?”. Allianz is committed to enabling a culture where inclusion is embedded, everyone belongs and new ideas are embraced. We welcome and value talent from all backgrounds, experiences and ways of working Please advise us if you require any reasonable adjustments to fully participate in the recruitment process or perform the requirements of the role. As a requirement of your role, it will be necessary for you attend the workplace from time to time. In accordance with our COVID-19 vaccination requirement, all entrants to the office must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter an Allianz operated workplace in Australia.


About the Company

Company: Allianz Australia –

Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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