Senior Conference Producer - Large Scale Conferences

Jackson Barnes
London, South East England
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Conference Producer - Large Scale Conferences

Basic Salary up to £40K + Profit Share

Based in London + Travel

Opportunity to join a highly successful provider of international large scale conferences as a Senior Conference Producer position. This senior position would suit an experienced conference producer with who is passionate about creating & delivering large scale business conferences.

The opportunity

As a conference producer, you will be given your own small & manageable portfolio of UK & Overseas large scale conferences to manage, develop and enhance. You will also be tasked with launching new conferences which could be held in the UK, Europe or internationally.

As a Senior Conference Producer your role will include:

  • Topic research & validation
  • Programme development
  • Speaker research, acquisition and management
  • Creation of marketing & sales strategy
  • Project management of the large scale conferences within your portfolio
  • Mentor more junior conference producers
  • Working with internal teams and external contacts
  • On-site on the day
  • New event launch opportunities

Senior Conference Producers work alongside the sales, marketing & operations teams to ensure the event achieves its goals and meets the needs of the audience and sponsors. The role will be supported by a positive and welcoming team. Some travel may be required.

The person

  • Commercially focused Graduate with at least 2 years commercial conference production experience
  • Excellent research skills; desk, phone and face to face research
  • Strong at analysing & communicating information
  • Excellent creative writing skills
  • You need to be strong at planning & organising and project managing the events
  • Working to deadlines will be part of your daily work life
  • Very team orientated but equally as strong working independently
  • Able to take responsibility for a high value portfolio of large scale conferences and be keen to create new launch opportunities

For this role we are not looking for event managers but event producers- people who are love to research new topics and pick up the phone an discuss what is happening in the industry. Producers think commercially and are motivated to find & secure the best possible speakers for their event. You will be working with a team of innovative, successful professionals who are passionate about the industry.

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 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.