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Comcast Corporation

Director of Events, Campus Experience

Telecommunications

All

Yearly

No

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.

Job Summary

Responsible for developing, managing and executing special events as well as innovative employee engagement programs and activations to enhance the employee/campus experience. Leads the day-to-day management of the events team at the corporate campus. Collaborates across departments and groups to ensure the team is providing an outstanding campus experience. Builds strong relationships with peers to provide the necessary support needed to support all Campus Experience-lead events.

Job Description

Core Responsibilities

  • Manage and execute special events across the Campus ensuring effective and high-touch execution.
  • Develop and execute new and innovative employee engagement events and programs to enhance the employee and campus experience.
  • Provide proactive event planning, experience and clear direction.
  • Lead the day-to-day management of the events team.
  • Develop and manage a high-performing team on a consistent basis.
  • Demonstrate consistent superior leadership skills and lead the team by example, promoting collaboration at all times including during high-stress situations.
  • Provide effective management of the event planning function ensuring team members are paired appropriately with upcoming events/projects for successful outcomes.
  • Propose new and creative ideas to improve the event planning and execution process.
  • Understanding of contract management, budgeting and long-term planning.
  • Build strong relationships across the Campus Experience team and with key internal departments and groups.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and overtime as necessary.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in similar role.
  • Requires 10+ years of direct experience in event planning and management.
  • Superior oral and written communication skills, with strong presentation skills.
  • Self-starter; self-motivated with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and projects.
  • Superb time management skills; ability to plan, organize and prioritize in a highly effective manner.
  • Customer service oriented – able to provide a high level of customer service.
  • Excellent judgment and creative problem-solving skills, including negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
  • Team player, effectively collaborating with multiple internal and external stakeholders.
  • Must be able to juggle multiple projects and maintain good organization skills, composure and can work in a fast-paced environment.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in leading, developing and mentoring teams.
  • Strong executive presence, with the ability to effectively interface with all levels of management, including senior leadership.
  • Exercise consistent independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
  • Proficient at evaluating needs and delegating responsibilities.
  • Excellent project management, attention to detail and delegation skills.
  • Proficient at managing and executing high-profile and concurring events.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills must lead the lead by example.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work on large-scale programs and projects with concurrent deadlines.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Teams) and event software.
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends and variable schedule(s).
  • Position requires some travel.

Employees at all levels are expected to:

  • Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job.
  • Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services.
  • Know your stuff - be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products and services, especially our digital tools and experiences.
  • Win as a team - make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas.
  • Be an active part of the Net Promoter System - a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company - by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers.
  • Drive results and growth.
  • Respect and promote inclusion & diversity.
  • Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.

Disclaimer:

  • This information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer.

Comcast is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Education

Bachelor's Degree

While possessing the stated degree is preferred, Comcast also may consider applicants who hold some combination of coursework and experience, or who have extensive related professional experience.

Relevant Work Experience

10 Years +

Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Comcast provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a Commission under the terms of an applicable plan, while most non-sales positions are eligible for a Bonus. Additionally, Comcast provides best-in-class Benefits. We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most, and should help you care for those who matter most. That’s why we provide an array of options, expert guidance and always-on tools, that are personalized to meet the needs of your reality – to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life. Please visit the [Register to View] on our careers site for more details.