Assoc Event Mgr (R1119776) in Research Triangle Park, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Responsible for support of event and events activities working in conjunction with event and account managers, and marketers.

  • Work with events managers and marketers to support the execution of IQVIA conferences and events and meetings globally.
  • Participate in event planning meeting to understand the objectives for the event
  • Projection of costs and provides logistic cost estimates for event
  • Proactively communicate & manage event deadlines, collaborating with internal stakeholders
  • Coordinate with event organizers and vendors
  • Register staff and attendees
  • Coordinate housing (as appropriate)
  • Provide support for self-managed events via toolkits, working directly with local offices
  • Project manage any necessary event support deliverables such as:
    • Producing and delivering posters, signage or graphics
    • Selecting and ordering premium items or materials, ensuring on time delivery
  • Additional support as requested for the successful execution of the event

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION REQUIRED

  • BA or BS or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of trade events and event experience
  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed organization
  • Strong personal work ethic.
  • Quick learner who operates with a sense of urgency.
  • Ability to perform well in a team environment and manage multiple deadline-driven projects.
  • Must be flexible and solution-oriented with excellent time management and organizational skills and the ability to multitask. 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, as well as editing, and proofreading with attention to detail.
  • Excellent computer skills, including Excel, Outlook, Word and PowerPoint
  • Strong marketing, project management experience, and vendor negotiation skills.

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.



Job ID: R1119776