Conference Production - B2B Events

Recruiter
Jackson Barnes
Location
London, South East England
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Conference Production - B2B Events

Basic Salary Up to £27,000+ Profit Share

Based in London + Overseas Travel

Great opportunity to join a highly successful provider of international large scale conferences. This role would suit a Graduate with a minimum of 1 year in either a commercial conference production position or perhaps you will have come from a B2B sales environment such as recruitment.

The role

As a Conference Producer, you will be responsible for creating & delivering a portfolio of established & successful B2B events and new launch conference’s. Producers are required to do lots of research and analysis, most of this is desk & phone based. Your research will allow you to identify & create the best possible conference content, attract & secure the right speakers and develop inspiring programmes.

The conference producer role involves lots of face to face & telephone communication during all stages of the production cycle, you will liaise with industry experts and professionals. To be successful in this job you need to be organised, have excellent time management skills and be able to drive the project forward within agreed time lines. You will need to attend your events so overseas travel is required.

For this role, we are not looking for event managers but event producers- people who love to research new topics and pick up the phone to discuss what is happening in the industry. Producers who are motivated to find the best possible speakers for their event and secure them!

The Person

  • Commercially focused Graduate with at least 12 months experience in a commercial conference position or a B2B sales position such as; recruitment.
  • Excellent research skills- desk, phone and face to face
  • Strong at analysing & communicating information
  • Excellent Creative writing skills
  • Project management skills - You need to be strong at planning & organising
  • Working to deadlines will be part of your daily work life
  • Team orientated but equally as strong working independently

Please contact Helen at Jackson Barnes Recruitment for more information on this or other similar positions.

Please take a look at our website for details on some of the other jobs we are recruiting for www.jbrecruitment.co.uk

Jackson Barnes Recruitment deliver international recruitment solutions within the events, media and publishing sectors. Working with commercial and not for profit organisations and institutions. Jackson Barnes place from Graduate up to MD level in the following positions:
• Researchers
• Conference producers
• Event Marketing professionals
• Sales professionals - delegate, sponsorship and Business Development
• Event Managers
• Editors
We recruit for organisations in UK and overseas with success in London, Dubai, New York, Singapore and Australia.