Senior Conference Producer - Energy Events

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

Senior Conference Producer - Energy Events

London + International Travel

Base up to £36K+ Profit Share

This global events business has been successfully creating conferences & exhibitions for many years. They are experts at delivering successful business events across different industry sectors, event formats and countries. They are currently looking to hire an experienced conference producer to join the established London oil & gas events team.

This Senior Conference Producer will be part of a successful team who create; conferences, exhibitions, networking events and industry reports for the oil & gas community. This is an exciting time for an enthusiastic, committed and an innovative producer to join the business.

The role

As a Senior conference producer, you will have a significant amount of ownership and responsibility. You will be responsible for delivering a portfolio of oil & gas events per annum, some are established annual events and others will be new launches. The formats are varied with anything form 100-600 delegates attending and are held around the world.

As the senior conference producer, you will produce & project manage your events, taking responsibility for: topic research, creation of the agenda and speaker acquisition and you will work with the marketing, operations and sales teams to define the event strategy and create copy. Travel to events is required as you will be responsible for onsite delivery and post event wrap up. You will work hard to become an expert in your field, building business relationships with key industry experts and leaders.

The person

This is a challenging position, working on high profile established events which run all around the world with varied conference formats. Therefore at least 2-3 years’ experience in conference production is required. You will need to have produced & managed your own conferences before. Ideally this person will have knowledge or an interest in the oil & gas industry and be confident talking with senior business professionals within this community.

Your skills & experience:

  • Strong researcher with the ability to analyse information and identify business opportunities
  • Real commercial skill; able to identify and attract the right blend of businesses to your events
  • Outstanding communicator, someone who can really engage and has an enthusiastic approach to talking over the phone and face to face
  • Professional and creative writer, able to construct engaging copy and business emails.
  • Proactive, self-motivated, determined producer who can cope under pressure
  • Resourceful, organised, good time management and excellent attention to detail
  • Successful at independent and team working and meeting deadlines
  • Good IT skills - word, excel, power point

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.