Senior Product Manager

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West London, London
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: Hammersmith, London

Department: Events

Reporting to: Summit Director

As Senior Product Manager at Contentive you will build summit programmes in HR and Finance, that astound and delight C-Suite business leaders and attract the best-in-class practitioners who wish to meet them, through thoughtful and extensive research, whilst forging key relationships within the industry that will push the growth of the portfolio, and help develop a winning strategy for maximum revenue generation.


  • Carry out high quality primary research with C-Suite industry leaders and solution providers to develop a winning summit strategy and unique programme content
  • Identify the industry legends, market leaders, disruptors, innovators, thought leaders within the industry and secure their involvement with the summit and our wider community
  • Source, book and brief high calibre speakers
  • Help guide your sales strategy with in-depth research and a thorough understanding of your delegate market's key business challenges
  • Work closely with the marketing team to generate innovative and amazing content to support the summit campaign
  • Work with event operations team to deliver an onsite experience that delights all attendees
  • Manage your project deliverables to ensure production schedules are met
  • Develop your networks with practitioners to enhance the summit
  • Shape new session formats that are innovative and interactive
  • manage a Junior Producer focused on creating leading events within another industry vertical
  • Liaise with and manage speakers in run up to event and onsite, collecting speaker info and ensuring they have a smooth onsite experience


We're looking for an experienced Product Manager that:

  • You must have proven experience within events, producing quality programme content
  • You must have experience in producing Summit programme content that is end-user led
  • You must have experience in producing events with an international focus
  • You must have experience producing and delivering commercial HR and Finance Summits, with an established network in each
  • You must have experience in establishing target areas for 1-2-1 meetings between suppliers and buyers, through rigorous market mapping
  • You must be able to carry out in-depth telephone and desk research
  • You must have the ability to prioritise and work under pressure and independently to tight deadlines
  • You must have experience in creating and co-ordinating interactive workshops for professional practitioners
  • You must have excellent interpersonal skills and strong customer care abilities
  • You must have experience in managing a junior producer and developed their skill-set through on-going coaching and mentoring
  • You must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

Application Open Date: 21/07/2017

Application Closing Date: 19/08/2017