PLG Events Coordinator (San Mateo, CA)

IXL Learning - San Mateo, CA - Full time

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 8 million students worldwide, is seeking an entry-level PLG Events Coordinator to join our fun and friendly marketing team. In this role, you will communicate with internal teams as well as customers (teachers and other educators) to facilitate scheduling of professional learning services. You’ll also help to execute professional learning and marketing events by coordinating logistics and providing support to IXL representatives to ensure smooth and successful events.

This is an entry level, full-time, hourly position in our San Mateo office.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Coordinate and schedule virtual and on-site sessions for our professional learning specialists and customers
  • Work with sales and renewal teams to gather information on the focus of each professional learning session and its implementation, and prioritize and assign sessions accordingly
  • Interface with IXL customers and answer questions about learning sessions and professional learning events
  • Support logistics and planning for professional learning and marketing events, including booking venues, ordering services, coordinating shipping, negotiating with vendors as needed

 What We're Looking For

  • BA/BS and 1-2 years experience in customer service and/or administrative work
  • Energetic and positive person who is highly organized, detail-oriented, and works well with deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communicator who can work well with a wide range of people and negotiate effectively with vendors
  • Self-starter with the ability to plan and build timelines, prioritize tasks, and act resourcefully to resolve problems
  • Quick learner who demonstrates initiative and can work well both within a team and independently
  • An interest in education and education technology
  • Experience with Salesforce a plus

About IXL

IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: creating innovative learning experiences that help all learners reach their full potential. IXL's comprehensive curriculum and insightful analytics help more than 400,000 teachers deliver personalized instruction, and empower over 8 million students to achieve new learning milestones every day.

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