Conference Producer - Marketing & Communications Events

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Jackson Barnes
Twickenham, Middlesex
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Conference Producer - Marketing & Communications Events

Basic Salary £24K+ £8K Profit Share + Great Benefits

Based in Twickenham, Middlesex

Great opportuity for a Graduate looking to work in as a Conference Producer in a global media & events business. You will have an interest in the world of marketing & communications, love research & copy writing and be looking to work in a commercial environment.

The role

As a Conference Producer, you will be responsible for creating & developing a portfolio of conferences focused on marketing & communications industry. Your role will involve; conducting in-depth research with senior industry executives to identify content, analysing information, develop programmes and working closely with the cross-functional team. These events stand out in a competitive market and our client is looking for candidates who will do the same.

Your role will include:

  • Topic & speaker research
  • Programme development
  • Speaker acquisition
  • Creation of a marketing & sales strategy
  • Project management of the conferences within your portfolio
  • Working with internal teams and external contacts
  • Onsite on the day
  • New launch opportunities

Conference Producers work alongside the sales, marketing & operations teams to ensure the event achieves its goals and meets the needs of the audience and sponsors. The role will be supported by a positive and welcoming team.

The person

  • Commercially focused Graduate with great business acumen
  • With at least 6 months experience as a Conference Producer or a position with transferable skills such as; recruitment, research or media sales.
  • Knowledge of marketing & communications would be advantageous
  • Excellent research skills- desk, phone and face to face
  • Strong at analysing & communicating information
  • Excellent creative writing & copy writing skills - journalism background would be useful
  • Project management skills - You need to be strong at planning & organising
  • Working to deadlines will be part of your daily work life
  • Able to multi task within a busy environment
  • Team orientated but equally as strong working independently

For this position we are not looking for event managers but event producers- people who are love to research new topics and pick up the phone and discuss what is happening in the industry. Producers who are motivated to find the best content & speakers for their event.

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

Please take a look at our website for details on some of the other jobs we are recruiting for 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.