Sr. Manager, Trade Show and Event

Date: Sep 14, 2022

Location: Irvine, CA, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 69338 

Trade Show and Event Senior Manager

Skyworks is seeking a results-driven, strategic-minded Trade Show and Event Senior Manager to manage the conference and trade show planning and execution for the company. The role will be a key contributor and critical member of the Skyworks Corporate Communications team and will regularly interact with strategic stakeholders across the organization and within our multiple business units.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage conference/trade show calendars and own execution of the event plans with key stakeholders to deliver outstanding experience to accelerate adoption of Skyworks products and solutions in key markets
  • Develop and maintain event management schedules to execute a variety of trade shows, seminars, training forums and conferences
  • Partner with internal clients including Executive leadership, Sales & Marketing, multiple Business Units, and Investor Relations teams to develop and execute high impact product marketing events and experiences to build brand awareness and fuel Skyworks’ growth
  • Manage all aspects of trade show/event including vendor relations, contracts, equipment, scheduling, coordination, logistics, guest experience, catering and furnishings
  • Manage event budget and work with Procurement/Sourcing as part of event planning
  • Provide show information and details to corporate attendees
  • Oversee all aspects of event including ordering exhibit materials and arrange shipping to show locations
  • Identify opportunities to participate in industry events to help with brand awareness
  • Research industry best practices, current trends, competitors, and make recommendations for new opportunities
  • Analyze and report on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) on a regular cadence to effectively present event related metrics including participation, lead generation, survey results, and cost
  • Complete projects on time within budget
  • Manage ad-hoc projects and programs as assigned
  • Partner and collaborate with cross-functional teams across the enterprise


  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations, or related discipline
  • 12+ years work experience in marketing, event management, corporate communications, or related experience
  • High-tech and/or business-to-business experience preferred, experience with semiconductor industry a plus
  • Working knowledge of the broader marketing function, trade shows, event, or meeting planning
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Ability to effectively and professionally present orally and in written form to all levels within the company
  • Ability to prioritize and be flexible while dealing with tight deadlines and rapidly changing situations
  • Highly organized and strong attention to detail
  • Robust knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Visio
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally to trade shows and events
  • This position will be located in Irvine, CA



Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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