It's an exciting time to join Nordic Semiconductor as we continue our rapid growth with dedicated colleagues worldwide. As our new Events Specialist, you will be part of the marketing communication team, responsible for delivering world class event experience and operations at external events - specifically tradeshows, and planning/managing selected internal events.  The role will report to the Marketing Director, collaborating with several internal and external stakeholders.

Key responsibilities

  • Planning and executing tradeshow participation, in line with marketing plan
    • Booth booking and logistics, including managing suppliers
    • Working with Nordic's designers on booth design
    • Managing logistics relating to team travel and accommodation
    • Liaising with internal stakeholders regarding demo and meeting room requirements
    • Managing on-site operations as required
    • Event communication (internal)
    • Executing trade show sponsorship activities
    • Planning, booking and managing team social events at trade shows
  • Planning and executing major internal events
    • Work closely with internal stakeholders to plan and execute internal events such as sales conferences, tech tours and developer hackathons
    • Manage logistics, including vendor selection and management
    • Control event budget
  • Building and managing an organizational events calendar
    • Collaborate with key stakeholders on building a viable, valuable calendar of events for Nordic to attend and host
    • Keep up-to-date on industry-relevant opportunities for Nordic to take part in
  • Project, budget and stakeholder management
    • Maintain cost and timeline control over events and event sub-projects


Qualifications and skills

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5 years event management experience
  • Experience managing events in multiple geographies and cultures
  • Project Management skills
  • Vendor management skills
  • Sound judgement in designing diverse event-experiences for commercial versus engineer audiences
  • Up-to-date knowledge of hospitality best practices
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Adaptability and willingness to learn new techniques and trends
  • Understanding of technology and IoT markets preferred, but not essential
  • Ability to travel internationally


Personal skills

We are looking for a team player with strong collaboration skills and the ability to work independently. We hope that you can see the big picture while still having great attention to details. You are pragmatic, structured, and forward-thinking, with development-oriented mindset. Moreover, you have strong communication and presentation skills, and your colleagues may describe you as a person who is competitive and willing to deliver good quality of work. You will be part of a fast-paced environment with constantly changed priorities and not one quiet or repetitive day. With your genuine interest in performing to the highest of your ability, you will be given time to grow into your role. 

Working for Nordic
Working for Nordic Semiconductor, you will be challenged, inspired, and supported. Our teams enjoy a professional and informal working environment. We value and encourage continuous development of skills and expertise to the highest levels. We are proud of our Norwegian heritage, our highly skilled international workforce, world-leading innovation, and professional excellence.?We offer a variety of tasks and projects and the possibility to work alongside some of the world's leading experts within their field. We encourage our employees to challenge the established and dare to innovate, while expecting high performance, dedication, and the will to learn.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary with short- and long-term incentive plan
  • Flexible working hours
  • Medical insurance
  • Family friendly policies, insurances, and benefits


Practical details

  • Location: Oslo, Norway
  • Some after-work hours to suit other time zones must be expected


For more information, please contact Marketing Director at David.Stone@nordicsemi.no

Please note that this position might be subject to a background check.