Graduate Conference Producer

Recruiter
ASPIRE 1
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
17 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Graduate Conference Producer
South London
£20k - £25k

We have amazing opportunities for graduate conference producers to join highly successful and hardworking teams within London. We are working with a few companies at the moment who are looking for confident enthusiastic individuals to start their careers within events and conferences.

You will need to take full responsibility within this role along with a high degree of ownership and you will need to have the initiative to work on your own. You will have a blend of research, planning and people skills for this role. You will be responsible for the success of the conferences/events and will have an input into every aspect of the conference development from inception to completion. This role will be client facing so you will need to be confident and articulate.

The Role:

As a Conference Producer, you will be required to:

  • Research and understand the market and find out key trends
  • Research competitors and have market knowledge
  • Liaise with speakers throughout the time leading up to the conference
  • Monitor the quality of speakers' presentations
  • Design and write the conference programme from start to finish
  • Research a conference programme extensively
  • Ensure the conferences run smoothly
  • Identify sponsors and work with management in securing new sponsorships.

The ideal candidate:

As these roles are heavily research-based we will be looking at research-based academics.

  • 1st or 2:1 from a top 30 University - strong academics within social sciences/life sciences
  • Minimum BBB at A Level
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to grasp and analyse information
  • To be able to work well under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Organised and able to multi-task