Head Of Conferences

South West London, London
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
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

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