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Currently, we are seeking a Head of Events Marketing to manage the Asia marketing team based in Hong Kong. You will oversee a strategic, regionally nuanced approach to optimize paid registrations and VIP guest confirmations whilst ensuring the gold standard of global processes are upheld across social, online, print and direct channels and within cost parameters. The successful candidate will also develop and execute a select few marketing campaigns themselves, leading from the front with innovative and successful activity.
You will be working closely with the regional heads of programming, sales and operations to ensure the Asia event schedule is delivered successfully and report in to the Global Head of Marketing, with a dotted line into the Event Director, Asia.
In the role you would be expected to:
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