Regional Events Manager, Chicago
Louis Vuitton has a unique opportunity for a Regional Events Manager based in our Midwest Regional Office in Chicago, IL. You will focus on the planning and execution of exceptional in-store and regional events, working closely with our store teams to drive client relations strategies and objectives for the Region.
We specifically seek a creative and proactive individual with depth of experience in strategic event planning and a keen understanding of luxury clientele. Using a hands on approach, you will assist with on-site execution, coordination, and support for store teams and external vendors during events while maintaining open communication during each project with internal partners. You will also use your creativity to help brainstorm, strategize, and propose event concepts, activations, and plans based on the needs of the business.
To be successful in this role you must have prior success planning and executing both large and smaller scale events with significant ROI (return on investment), ideally within a client-centric, luxury environment.
This role will also require strong partnership with regional and corporate Client Relations, and therefore will require the ability to manage private client relations initiatives. Additionally, there will be an expectation to attend and network at events in a retail environment and to maintain an awareness of competitor events and key influences.
As this position is supporting multiple businesses, high level organizational skills and the ability to prioritize multiple projects while meeting short deadlines is critical. Experience managing event budgets, vendor negotiation and success working with cross-functional teams to achieve deliverable in addition to experience in a luxury retail environment is highly preferred.
By joining Louis Vuitton, you will receive a generous benefits package*, including but not limited to medical coverage, retirement plan, employee referral bonus program, gym membership and employee discounts. In addition to working with the most talented and inspirational leaders within the luxury market you will also have an opportunity to attend industry renowned training and have access to unparalleled career opportunities both within Louis Vuitton and the LVMH Group.
As a Louis Vuitton employee you will have an opportunity to engage in our Corporate Social Responsibility efforts on both a local & global level with various communities and organizations and to also partake in initiatives to raise funds for our charity partner UNICEF.
Louis Vuitton is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate and welcome diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment.
*Please note that restrictions may apply to part-time and temporary employees