Senior Conference Producer

Recruiter
Lipton Media
Location
Smithfield, London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Conference Producer

Location: London

Salary: £30k to £40k + (Profit Share £15k-£20k) depending on experience and achievements.

We are looking for a highly talented conference producer with the desire and experience to grow and launch outstanding commercial conferences. This role is well suited to a highly commercial individual who thrives on project management, research, key stakeholder management and creative input.

Our client is a global media business with an excellent 32 year track record. They are widely respected for their market leading portfolio of conferences, reports and market intelligence tools.

The portfolio sits at the heart of this business, delivering cutting-edge events on a global platform. They are looking for people who can identify the next big thing - whether it be brand new due to emerging technology or legislation, or a mature industry undergoing major upheaval. The work will be challenging and rewarding and is an excellent opportunity to be part of an innovative sector with a pivotal role in the company’s development.

The business culture is very relaxed, there is no suited and booted dress code and stringent KPI’s. The working environment is highly autonomous and meritocratic with all management grown organically through the business.

Requirements;

  • Ideally a minimum of 2 years + in b2b conference production or a similarly commercial role
  • An interest in energy and technology
  • Excellent research skills in order to identify new conference opportunities in the market
  • Ability to make strong commercial decisions based on research
  • Confident in leading marketing strategy for your conferences
  • Build relationships with essential marketing partners
  • Plan and execute excellent marketing strategy to successfully market the conference
  • Problem solving skills / conflict resolution to solve external conference related challenges
  • Time management skills to support production vs. marketing vs. research / idea validation
  • Strategic thinking in order to map out future opportunities for new markets
  • Management experience is not essential but the opportunity to gain managerial skills is possible.

Lipton Media is a dynamic, proactive and progressive media recruitment agency solely dedicated to the media industry. We are leaders across media sales and creative opportunities. We cover: media sales, digital media sales, print sales, exhibition sales, event sales, conference sales, outdoor sales, radio sales, marketing, conference production and editorial jobs.

Our clients range from small start-up companies to FTSE 100 and 250 businesses. We work with people at every stage of their career from undergraduates looking for their first entry point into sales to senior managers and directors looking for their next challenge.