DuPont Social Media & Innovation Center Activities Lead in Sunnyvale, California

Social Media & Innovation Center Activities Lead (Job Number: 193047W-01)

Description

DuPont is recruiting for a passionate and engaging Social Media and Innovation Center Activities Lead. In this role you will drive excitement around our interactive Innovation Center in Silicon Valley. You will lead and drive our social media strategy for the Innovation Center, and you will draw others to the center through unique activities and events.

You will work closely with customers, internal and external research organizations, external partners, the sales organization, and the market development team to understand interests of potential partners. Activities will include partner and customer outreach, design of innovation activities calendar, design and management of events in the innovation center, and social media communication strategy pre and post events.

The Social Media Lead will work closely with the materials research teams to provide feedback from various innovation center events as to interests of visitors and provide an understanding of their potential partnering and development roadmaps.

Given the complexity of the consumer electronics market, this person will be expected to be extremely versatile, and able to multi-task in a fast-paced dynamic environment.

This role will be focused primarily on customers in the Silicon Valley and Bay area, but limited travel outside the area may be needed.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Direct interactions and brain storming with customersand partners about art of the possible.

  2. Understanding and representation of the electronicproducts portfolio and eventually DuPont’s other product portfolios.

  3. Understanding of SV innovation ecosystem and howinformation gets communicated

  4. Ability to understand what are emerging innovationtechnology opportunities to include in our innovation center demos anddisplays.

  5. Develop a robust activities calendar that is updatedregularly to include, speakers, partners, universities, startups,customers, DuPont employees and vendors

  6. Face to face interactive work in the Silicon ValleyInnovation Center interacting with visitors and residents to provide ahigh level of service and experience

  7. Interface with the resident DuPont teams to make surethat activities meet their interest, needs and expectations of theircustomers.

  8. Interface with the Business Development team to betterunderstand each customer and application needs. Leverage the learning todrive characterization the most efficient way across customers andplatforms

  9. Some travel across the Bay Area to meet withprospective visitors.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  1. BA or BS degree. or above in 4+ years post college working withcustomers and partners to develop high value experiences to drive furtherengagement with the business

  2. 4+ years working in social media to drive interest,activity and adoption of business offerings.

  3. Experience with vendors, startups, and other companiesin the Bay Area focused on consumer electronics or innovation and newproduct development more broadly.

  4. Strong digital experience with a variety of socialmedia platforms for driving business

  5. Project management skills

  6. Ability to handle different projects in parallel,maintaining focus on each while leveraging cross-project learnings

  7. Fast-response ingenuity are a big plus

  8. Effective communication skills and the ability to workand influence across multiple functions

Primary Location: NA-United States-California-Sunnyvale

Organization: Electronics & Imaging

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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