The Estee Lauder Companies Assistant Manager, Retail Operations & Events, Bumble and Bumble in New York

Assistant Manager, Retail Operations & Events, Bumble and Bumble

Brand: Bumble and bumble


Bumble and bumble is a fast-growing, luxury hair care brand located in NYC. It started as an NYC salon and evolved into a multi-million-dollar brand comprised of 2 salons, a product company that houses a strong in-house creative agency, a direct sales force, and a university for hairdressers and salon owners.

To this day we are committed to cultivating creativity while remaining deeply and passionately dedicated to the craft, culture and commerce of hairdressing


Bumble and bumble is seeking a seasoned multi-tasker experienced in planning massive events as well as intimate meetings. Must have 3 years’ experience in event operations, logistical planning or related industry. The Assistant Manager of Retail Operations and Events plays a critical role in tracking and managing trainings and events, ensuring all timelines are met, costs are kept within budget, and all work streams are efficiently executed and implemented.

  • Some travel required.


  • Manage and coordinate event logistics for education trainings, events and internal meetings

  • Produce event execution from concept through completion: identify opportunities, define strategy and goals, manage vendors, and navigate through event obstacles along the way

  • Help develop new event ideas, concepts, initiate processes and formats, ensuring consistency and creativity are up to Bumble and bumble standards

  • Support all aspects of technical and artistic production and manage show developments from inception to execution and post-event wrap-up.

  • Provide general event support including, talent, hotel, travel, and credential management

  • Manage all logistics and inventory of event assets and giveaways

  • Responsible for establishing, facilitating and maintaining workflow and communication between retail operations rollout and all other contributing departments

  • Host regular status meetings with key cross-functional team members to ensure efficient communication and coordination of job requests.

  • Meet regularly with external vendors to ensure coordination and timely deliveries of projects and tasks.

  • Plan and execute internal and external meeting and events for sister companies, like minded brands, salon network and fashion week

  • Responsible for analyzing job budgets and managing cost/billing allocations

  • Reconcile budgets post-event working closely with finance


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Self Sufficient

  • Innovative and creative thinker

  • Excellent organizational skills & extremely detail oriented

  • Able to balance multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Able to interact with multiple personalities and departments

  • Works well under pressure and tight deadlines.

  • Outgoing personality

  • Independence of Action and Accountability

  • Problem Solving

  • Excellent Follow Through

  • Successful track record of planning and managing large and small-scale events

  • Experience working and multitasking in a dynamic, fast-paced, deadline-focused environment.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work flexible hours and travel as needed

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Event planning experience

Job: Education / Training

Primary Location: Americas-US-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Job Number: 190496