Conference Producer - European Transport Events

Jackson Barnes
London, South East England
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Conference Producer - European Transport Events

Spanish / Portuguese speaker

Based in London & European Travel

Basic salary up to £30k + Profit Share + Benefits

A new opportunity has arisen to join a leading international B2B events business. They are looking to recruit a Conference Producer into one of their most successful events teams.

As a Conference Producer, you would be responsible for producing events which focus on transportation, these events are held in Europe and are mix of established congresses & festivals. You will need to be fluent in Spanish and ideally have good Portuguese language skills, as you will be liaising with senior professionals from Latin America & Spain.

The job:

  • You will be responsible for producing conferences (which will have varied formats; conference, exhibition and meetings etc) through research, analysis, creation of the programme, speaker recruitment, etc..
  • Working within agreed timelines you will take responsibility for project managing the event
  • You will focus on developing formats and content to meet the changing needs of the audience, sponsors and speakers
  • Become an industry expert - you will be required to keep up to date with the industry sector you work within and develop a strong & reliable network of professionals in this area
  • You will have the opportunity to identify & develop new topics for conferences for the future.
  • Your role will involve lots of communication both internally & externally; face to face, over the phone and in written form
  • Working as part of a collaborative team
  • Post event analysis
  • Travel the events and meetings will be required

The person

  • You will be a graduate with a 2:1 or a 1st degree
  • six months to two year’s commercial experience (not necessarily in conference production) gained in recruitment, IT Sales, Media sales etc
  • Hard working, proactive and a self starter
  • Excellent communication skills; face to face, over the phone and written - Enjoy talking with senior level business professionals
  • Successful working as part of a team, with lots of collaboration and able to take responsibility for individual tasks
  • Strong research & analysis skills
  • Creative writing skills
  • Naturally inquisitive and enjoys new learning

The working environment in this organisation is positive, supportive and highly ambitious. The events are quality driven, very creative and provide the latest information & knowledge. International career progression available.

Please contact Helen at Jackson Barnes Recruitment for more information on this or other similar positions.

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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.