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Events & Partnerships Specialist - David JonesCountry Road
Your role as the Events and Partnerships Specialist will drive the execution and delivery of our national events calendar and partnerships, with a focus on Fashion. You will be part of the wider Events and Partnerships team, working in collaboration with Store, VM & Marketing teams to deliver memorable and iconic customer experiences. We are looking for a strategic, networked and creative Events Specialist who can produce world class experiences.
What does the role involve? Partner with the wider business to produce and ensure implementation of national event strategies for David Jones Lead the planning, development and execution of events and partnerships to deliver the value proposition and company strategy Drive the national event agenda, keeping abreast of industry innovations Manage events and partnership objectives and budgets in full ensuring activity delivers ROI Develop and manage relationships with internal stakeholders, partners and agency networks Collaborate with store teams including store managers and visual merchandising team to ensure full visibility and integration of relevant programs Keep abreast of global brand activations with a focus on fashion, ensuring delivery of events are reflective of worldâs best practice Who are we looking for? Demonstrated large-scale events and production experience within retail or fashion Collaborative focus with strong communication skills with the confidence to engage with senior stakeholders Strong attention to detail and ability to autonomously multi-task Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple programs simultaneously and meet conflicting deadlines Understanding of and interest in contemporary industry trends and directions A strong network of industry connections is beneficial Demonstrated experience managing partnership and brand relationships Tertiary qualified within Marketing/Commerce/ Events or other related discipline highly regarded Why work for us ? A competitive remuneration package, including incentives Bi-annual product allowances and generous discounts on all brands products (Country Road, Trenery, Witchery, Mimco, Politix and David Jones) for you and your immediate family Birthday roster day off Excellent career progression involving regular training and on the job development A genuine, open and high performing culture Opportunity to become involved in our Corporate Social Responsibility program, by supporting our community partnerships About Us David Jones and the Country Road Group is Australasiaâs largest department store and fashion retail group comprising of iconic brands such as David Jones, Country Road, POLITIX, Trenery, Witchery and MIMCO. Part of Woolworths Holding (SA) our values include being Customer Obsessed, Collaborative, Inspirational, Responsible and Dedicated to Quality. Country Road Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.