American Express in the Nordic region is one of the fastest growing international businesses of American Express world-wide. Through strategic thought leadership rapidly translated into tactical implementation activities, the team is working hard to transform American Express´ presence in the Nordic region to a fast growing, highly efficient and customer-centric operation. This involves the restructuring and transformation of existing activities and operations as well as the implementation of new strategies and partnerships that will be instrumental to drive growth in turnover, profitability and customer satisfaction.
We are looking for a strategic event person to strengthen our Nordic Premium Team. You will work closely with our partners and agencies to define and build events for our Premium base in the Nordics. The set up for the role is as a project leader and the responsibilities within this role will range from partner negotiations and event set up. You will also work across international teams in American Express regarding our International events. You will be responsible of developing strong relationships with existing, external partners and agencies and internal teams and bring all parties together to deliver the best results. A successful candidate has a natural role in leading project and be able to be very flexible in work. You possess excellent event and partner and communication skills and have experiences with working with event and partners before.
The environment at Amex is agile and ever evolving so you will need to be proactive, keen to learn and prepared to work hard to get things done in an efficient and impactful manner – always with an open-minded, friendly and positive attitude. You will be reporting into Head of Premium Products based in Stockholm.
What you’ll do:
- Work with external partners and agencies to build Premium events in the Nordics-Sweden, Finland and Norway for our Premium base
- Work with existing and potential new partners to build new events
- Work with our existing music/fashion/golf programme
- Work with our international teams to set up international events
- Analyze and optimize data to understand the base and be able to drive events efficiency.
- Communicate events in our App in Nordics
- Work closely with internal teams for setting up the events
- Responsible for source and educate staff internally for the events
- Maintain and develop the relationship with internal teams and external agencies
- Work closely with central teams on internationally events
- Support others in the Premium team when needed
Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.
B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree or similar in a relevant field – e.g. Business Administration, Marketing, Media, Events, communications
1-3 years relevant working experience within event, marketing, communication
Proactive problem-solver with a self-starting attitude.
Curios and innovative mindset
Ability to run multiple initiatives in parallel with a strong sense of planning
Natural collaborator who enjoys working with and others, to support the success of the team.
Excellent written and verbal skills in Swedish and English
Finnish and/or Norwegian is seen as a plus but not required
Be able to work evenings and sometimes during weekends
Positive attitude and be able to work under pressure
What we offer:
To grow together with the performance that you create.
To play a vital role of driving events in the Nordics.
Flexible working hours.
Work for a Fortune500 company.
What we value (our so-called Blue Box Values):
Quality - We provide outstanding products and unsurpassed service that, together, deliver premium value to our customers
Integrity - We uphold the highest standards of integrity in all of our actions
Teamwork - We work together, across boundaries, to meet the needs of our customers and to help the company win
Personal Accountability - We are personally accountable for delivering on our commitments
Why American Express?
There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.
American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.
We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.
Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.
The powerful backing of American Express.
Don’t make a difference without it.
Don’t live life without it.
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 18, 2019, 3:00:26 AM