Senior Conference Producer - Large Scale Retail Events

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

Senior Conference Producer - Large Scale Retail Events

Basic Salary Up to £38,000 + Profit Share

Based in London + Travel

Great opportunity for an experienced Conference Producer who is looking to

work for a global events business.

The role

The Senior Conference Producer will be responsible for a delivering a portfolio of 3 -4 large scale European retail conferences. This position will suit an experienced & confident conference producer who is able to manage & develop an existing portfolio of events.

This position will suit a self-starter with creative flair, someone who can come up with new ideas and manage a large workload to tight deadlines.

Responsibilities include:

  • Project management of your conferences
  • Working on large scale events: annuals and launches
  • Market research and analysis of information
  • Develop your own senior advisory network for each event
  • Topic & Speaker research
  • Programme development
  • Speaker acquisition & relationship management
  • Working with internal teams; Sales, Marketing & Ops
  • Attending conferences - overseas travel will be required
  • Regular reporting to manager

The person

  • Commercially focused Graduate with ideally 2-3 years commercial conference production experience
  • Large scale events experience would be advantageous
  • German speaker would be beneficial but not essential
  • Excellent research skills- desk, phone and face to face
  • Strong analytics & communication skills
  • Excellent creative writing skills
  • Project management skills - You need to be strong at planning & organising
  • Experience of developing existing events and generating new topics for launch events
  • Working to deadlines will be part of your daily work life
  • Team orientated but equally as strong working independently
  • Organised and excellent time management skills

If you are focused on developing your conference production skills and want to produce large scale events please contact Helen at Jackson Barnes Recruitment for more information on this opportunity.

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.