Producer - Sponsorship & Events
||Global Events, Corporate Sponsors, Agencies
Innocean Australia forms part of Innocean Worldwide, a global marketing and
communications company with offices in 17 countries and over 1000
employees. Commencing the Australian office in 2009 with two significant
foundation clients, Innocean Australia has grown rapidly offering a
fully-integrated, 360-degree service, including digital, activation &
above-the-line. A young agency with a fresh approach, they have already
created some great success stories for their clients at all levels.
The Innocean Sponsorship and Events team is responsible for the strategic
development and leverage of Hyundai and Kia's sponsorship portfolios.
Working on both local and global projects on major sponsorship properties
including Hyundai A-League, Australian Open for Kia, FIFA World Cup and
UEFA European Championships, Carlton, Essendon, Sculpture by the Sea and
others. The Innocean team also delivers events for the client including
National Dealer Meetings and integration into launches.
Purpose of the role
The key resource on all things event and and experiential production within the
Innocean Events and Sponsorship team. This person will work across multiple
projects working with different members of the E&S team to always ensure
outstanding client service and best practice delivery of all experiential,
event and logistical elements of campaigns.
The primary responsibility for this person will be the on-the-ground
presence for Kia as Major Sponsor of the Australian Open.
Oversees the workflow the clients and projects for which they are the lead and team members working on that account
Managers and mentors junior member(s) of the team and freelance resource
Works across the agency with other departments where necessary – including creative, studio, digital and business management
Develops and maintains a close and open rapport with senior clients resulting in a business partnership approach
Runs their element of the account based on an understanding of the requirements of both businesses, particularly with regard to business objectives, budgets and timings
Offers strategic and creative recommendations to the client on the direction of their account
Is the contact point for the client should any problems arise in their projects
Ensures that the team is meeting client service requirements
Liaises closely with Head of E&S for account direction and/or troubleshooting
Experiential and Events skills
Highly experienced in delivery of events and activations for clients
Brings with them a strong network of suppliers in Sydney and Melbourne who are trusted to deliver across all potential elements of work – including builders, designers, theming, tech, A/V, staffing
Experience of managing conferences and launch events
Skills & Experience Required
Graduate preferably or relevant industry experience
Minimum of 5 years experience with large events porfolio and client service experience
Events and Experiential specialist. Ideally has understanding of wider marketing including advertising, PR, DM, digital, social
Good general business acumen understanding
Well developed communication skills – both oral and written
Proven experience in presenting at a senior level
The ability to develop high trust relationships – both client and internal at a senior level
Leadership and people management skills
For a confidential discussion please call James Curtis on 0451 942 070 or send your cv in a word format to firstname.lastname@example.org
Only candidates with full working rights in Australia will be considered eligble for this position.