Events Marketing Coordinator
Temporarily WFH due to COVID-19 Cincinnati, OH Marketing
Job Type

Events Marketing Coordinator

Cincinnati, OH | WFH Flexibility – Marketing


Travel: 10%, need to be able to travel for trade shows

Company Description

About LendKey:

LendKey is solving a complex challenge—to improve lives with lending made simple—by helping financial institutions compete in the digital age and provide a delightful customer experience, while providing borrowers with the simple, transparent, digital borrowing experience they have come to expect and desire.

We’re a Technology-Enabled Service company built on values that reflect our commitment to our customers & clients.  We're Truthful at all times.  Helpful to teammates, clients, and customers.  Present--committed & engaged to our teams and our work.  Driven to be courageous and make an impact in everything we do. Diligent & conscientious in executing every element of work.

Position Description: 

LendKey is seeking an Events Marketing Coordinator to join our growing B2B Marketing team. The Event Marketing Coordinator will manage the execution of events, industry conferences and tradeshows from start to finish that aim to increase our brand awareness, engage our partners, and drive new prospective partner opportunities.

This role will oversee all aspects of event planning and management to support LendKey management, business development, sales, and account management teams and will have significant collaboration throughout the organization and with partner financial institutions and trade organizations. The ideal candidate has experience working with leaders at all levels of the organization, responds well to feedback and is a self-starter. 

If you are energetic, well-organized and enjoy the challenges of supporting a growing, fast-paced organization, then this may be the job for you!

What you’ll do:

· Oversee the planning and execution of demand generation events, both online and in-person, to create new deal opportunities, accelerate existing deal opportunities, and deepen our existing relationships with our clients.

· Manage venue logistics, both before and during the event (including but not limited to scheduling, use of space, conference setup, vendor management, branding, AV services, catering, etc.).

· Develop marketing collateral for various channels to support business development and sales efforts (including but not limited to sales and webinar presentations, product sheets, case studies, social media posts, etc.). Oversee venue logistics, both before and during the event (including but not limited to scheduling, use of space, conference setup, vendor management, branding, AV services, catering, etc.).


· Partner with marketing colleagues to develop comprehensive event marketing communication strategy; including email campaigns and social media engagement pre, during and post-event.

· Work with marketing team to develop compelling, persuasive content (keynote presentations, white papers, webinar decks) leveraging research and data to help sales and account management teams position our offerings to financial institutions.

· Become an expert in marketing financial products by leveraging the experiences of our partners, LendKey’s B2C marketing team and external parties, including competitors.

· Maintain compliance in accordance with all regulations, policies and processes.

· Manage inventory and ordering of all LendKey branded event supplies and marketing trinkets.


What we’re looking for:

Culture Fit:

· Candidates should have a desire to work for a mission-based organization with a strong emphasis on both providing exceptional customer service and our core values: Truthful at all times; Helpful to teammates, clients, and customers; Present, committed & engaged to their teams and work; and Driven to be courageous to make an impact in everything they do.

Background & Skills:

· Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, communications, business, or related discipline

· 1+ years’ experience in B2B event marketing 

· Experience working in a financial services, FinTech, B2B marketing agency or related firm preferred

· Exceptional written communication & presentation skills. Ability to simplify complex concepts and communicate through powerful, impactful stories and examples. 

· Experienced in relationship building--charismatic and influential in building relationships with internal and external partners

· Strong communication (both verbal and written) with a can-do, positive attitude and strong desire to get things done 

· Detail oriented; ability to manage multiple projects with competing timelines, complex in requirements

· A self-starter capable of working in a fast-paces and dynamic working environment both independently and part of a team

Why work for us?

We have a lot to offer those that are looking to take the next step in their career, including but not limited to:

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus structure
  • Benefits including medical, dental, vision, and more
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Stock options
  • Creative and transparent company culture
  • Growth potential