Events and Marketing Associate

Location Memphis
Discipline: Marketing
Job type: Permanent Full Time
Job ref: 006467
Published: about 1 month ago

The purpose of this role is to lead the planning and execution of Rayner’s growing event and program initiatives in the Americas. With approximately 30 total conferences and up to 50 regional meetings annually, many of which include symposia and associated events, Rayner’s wide reach necessitates a motivated and organized Associate capable of wide-ranging accountabilities. This role works closely with a growing local and international marketing team to achieve an ambitious growth strategy in both the surgical and pharmaceutical portfolio.

This role will include travel to conferences and meetings.


Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • Coordinate and manage all aspects of event planning and execution, including logistics, vendor relationships, and onsite coordination at the national and regional level
  • Organize conference and meeting related activities such as promotional events and receptions
  • Advise on conference spending, sponsorship activities, budgeting strategy, and execution
  • Work with the marketing team to advise on and create new conference assets such as banners, tabletop displays, and booth designs
  • Perform timely budget management including expensing invoices, orders, and PO generation
  • Manage and grow our social media profiles and presence
  • Work with marketing to create compelling content for various channels, including social media and newsletters, and collaborate on select projects across the entire portfolio
  • Monitor and report on the performance of marketing campaigns, gathering insights to optimize future initiatives.
  • Liaise with Regulatory, Legal, and Medical teams to ensure compliance at all levels
  • Ensure that speaker program deliverables are organized and scheduled, including invitations, presentations, and associated details
  • Liaise with Operations and the field to support account logistical processes



  • Event management and program planning experience
  • Marketing and/or communications experience
  • Strong planning and project management abilities with a proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy in all work activities
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to engage effectively with various stakeholders including team members, senior management, field sales vendors, and clients
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe, and Canva preferred
  • The ability to travel related to this role

What you can expect from us: 

  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Global appreciation platform to recognise colleagues around the globe
  • Fantastic opportunity to work with highly talents teams and individuals and grow with the business
  • Exciting variety of engagement events like yoga, Summerfest, quarterly Love to Learn events
  • Being part of an organisation you can be proud to work for changing the lives of millions of people!


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