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S&P Global Director, Global Events in New York, New York

The Role:

  • Senior Director, Global Events

The Location:

  • New York, NY

The Team & Impact:

  • The Global Events team is essential in bringing our values of integrity, excellent and relevance to life by delivering exceptional global events for our Board of Directors, Operating Committee and employees.

  • S&P Global is seeking a seasoned Senior Director, Global Events to lead a global direct and indirect team focused on enhancing the event experience for both internal and external stakeholders.

  • You will be responsible for developing and implementing a global events strategy to support corporate executive events and deliver strategic planning sessions for senior stakeholders.

  • Play a key role in ensuring the effective and efficient management of global events in achieving S&P Global s enterprise strategic goals.

What s in it for You:

  • You will be responsible for executive events spanning the global organization, supporting our senior leadership team, Board, and CEO, working with local management teams at our global sites and delivering against business goals.

  • As a critical leader within the Office of the CEO, you will liaise with key stakeholders in legal, strategy, brand and communications to influence, design and deliver critical experiences for attendees


  • Lead events team responsible for events management and operations for global corporate events, leveraging the scale of S&P Global

  • Oversee planning and support for S&P Global Board Meetings, executive offsites and leadership meetings

  • Working across internal teams, define and deliver annual Events Management strategy

    • Consult with internal stakeholders - customers to determine objectives and requirements for events, ensuring a customer centric strategy
  • Develop and execute common approaches and standards for global events for the corporate groups

  • In partnership with finance, procurement and others, identify opportunities to leverage S&P Global s scale to strengthen vendor partnerships and third party relationships

  • Working alongside the Events Leadership Council, identify opportunities to streamline events, apply a cohesive approach to branding, drive efficiencies (e.g., vendors, technologies, registration, etc.) and increase S&P Global impact

  • Define and institute metrics to measure effectiveness of events management

  • Demonstrate superb program management, vendor relationship management and budget management skills

  • Ensure department is working within budget and delivering efficient events operations annually, make appropriate adjustments

What We re Looking For:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor s degree and 12 years events experience (production, management or development)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven, progressive experience in an enterprise-wide function, with demonstrated effectiveness leading global events or similar executive events and programs.

  • Strong leadership track record, with a global and strategic mindset

  • An exceptional influencer with solid interpersonal skills and executive presence

  • Extremely creative, resourceful and detail-oriented; must multitask and prioritize with ease in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

  • Ability to navigate complex environments, and help build relationships with a variety of stakeholders and organizations

  • Advanced program management skills including the ability to adapt to a changing environment and managing a wide variety of projects and superb budget management skills

  • Travel, flexible hours and weekend work as needed.

  • Experience and background in a similar position and interest in creative, high-tough executive events, a plus

  • A passion for events and delivering bespoke experiences for large, global organizations

  • Strong EQ and ability to work in a fast-paced, highly-matrixed, geographically diverse organization

At S&P Global, we don t give you intelligencewe give you essential intelligence. The essential intelligence you need to make decisions with conviction. We re the world s foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets. Our divisions include S&P Global Ratings, S&P Global Market Intelligence, S&P Dow Jones Indices and S&P Global Platts. For more information,

EEO Statement:

North America

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