Head Speaker & Programme Manager - Large global B2B events

Recruiter
Real recruitment
Location
London
Salary
£36000/annum bonus
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Head Speaker and Programme Manager - Large scale global events. 36k plus bonus

Challenging and exciting role working on a high profile industry event that takes place in 2018

The objective of this role is to manage and oversee a complex 4 day programme of plenary sessions, breakouts, poster session and training course. To create papers, preliminary programme, speaker guidelines and documents. To develop relationships with committee chairs and numerous speakers. To lead and manage the programme team and ensure all general office and administration tasks are completed and to support the event team to facilitate growth, expansion and advancement of the company the event.

Key tasks will include direct liaison and management of keynote speakers, coordinate registration team and planning and sourcing staff for on-site delivery. Working with the project manager for room set up, timings and ensure all supplies are in working order. Manage all conference rooms and programme staff and ensure all speakers are in the right place at the right time.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate significant experience within event management with a strong knowledge of the conference and exhibition industry with specific experience of managing conference speakers and programmes. Experience of dealing with senior level people on an international basis and culturally aware. Degree level of education (or equivalent) with a bright, outgoing personality, a can do attitude and highly professional in manner and presentation. this is a great opportunity to gain amazing experience on a global scale event. Send your CV now to Kay Whalley at Real Recruitment Ltd