Head Of Conferences

Recruiter
Aspire
Location
South West London, London
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Conferences

Salary- £55,000k- £75,000k DOE

South West London

The Company

Our client is one of the leading global conference organisers and publisher for the health care sector. They are looking for a Head of Conferences, to grow the company's conference division, managing a team and overseeing all aspects of the company's annual event in London.

The Role

As Head of Conferences you will solely responsible for:-

  • Negotiating the contract with the venue for the company's annual event in London and identify other venues in Asia, Middle East and Africa.
  • Manage a small events team of 4 that includes an Events Manager and Programme Manager.
  • Put together professional bids to organise other target international medical conferences.
  • Develop with the publications team a marketing and communications plan for the company's events
  • Oversee the relationship with key contractors for the company's events
  • Produce post-event metrics and feedback.

The successful candidate will have the following skills:

  • Prior experience with a leading professional conference organiser
  • Experience organising large-scale events in different countries and regions
  • Ability to manage and grow a team of event professionals
  • An interest in developing an good understanding of the medical world.
  • A 'can do' attitude with the flexibility to do what is needed to get the job done

Sound like you? Apply now

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