Textron Events Associate in Wichita, Kansas

Events Associate

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

Reporting to the Director of Textron Aviation Customer Experience and based in Wichita, KS, the Trade Shows & Events Associate will assist and work with the Manager and Director to coordinate and support details surrounding Textron Aviation’s presence at customer events to ensure that the Textron Aviation company is properly represented.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Works closely with all levels of the organization to ensure timely execution of events

  2. Will plan, and travel (15-20%), to assist implementing events.

  3. Works on behalf of Textron Aviation with outside vendors to ensure the businesses’ needs are met every time

  4. Organizes and maintains details pertaining to an event including travel and accommodation for senior leadership and team members

  5. Interacts with internal and external customers to handle their needs before, during and after an event

  6. Creates and implements pre/post event reports which include qualitative and quantitative data collected on-site including event follow up with Sales staff to determine strengths and opportunities for future events

Qualifications

EDUCATION/ EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required in Marketing, Communications, Business, or other related field.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Basic knowledge and understanding of the Business Aviation Industry

  • Ability to work in a matrix environment. Ability to execute projects based on direction from multiple sources, while maintaining effective relationships

  • Effectively utilizes time and organizes priorities well

  • Customer focused role that will be responsible for developing relationships as well as maintaining administrative details.

  • Action oriented and seizes opportunities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office products, along with being proficient Excel spreadsheets and willing to learn billing and budgeting process

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Marketing

Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 267076