Graduate Conference Producer - International Events

Recruiter
Aspire
Location
London
Salary
23000.0000
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Graduate Conference Producer- Energy/Transport/Finance - International Events

London - The City of London

£24,000+ Bonus (26-28k)

Do you like analysing issues and getting to grips with new concepts and ideas? Are you good at communicating complex information both verbally and in writing? Have you ever thought about getting into consultancy or a graduate scheme as a researcher or analyst? A new opportunity has become available with a top tier firm who produce bespoke business conferences within the finance, energy, transport and policy sectors where you will be responsible for researching and creating your conference from day one. This is a great opportunity for a graduate to join an extremely hard working and focused team and contribute towards the success of this market leading company.

Graduate Conference Producer- Energy/Transport/Finance - International Events

Responsibilities:

  • Extensively research a conference programme
  • Identify and secure potential high-level speakers
  • Design and write a complete conference programme
  • Identify potential sponsors and work with the Sponsorship Manager in securing sponsorship
  • Liaise with speakers throughout the time leading up to the conference, as well as post-conference speaker liaison
  • Work with conference chairs and speakers in promoting the event
  • Closely work with the Marketing Manager to identify appropriate marketing channels and to ensure that the correct market segments are reached
  • Research competitor events and identify their strengths and weaknesses
  • Brief and work closely with the Conference Co-ordinator to ensure that all logistical operations for the conference are going smoothly
  • Monitor the quality of the speakers' presentations
  • Attend the conference on the day

Graduate Conference Producer- Energy/Transport/Finance - International Events

Person specification:

  • Economics, Business, Politics, PPE, History or Geography degree highly desirable
  • Hard Working and strong research skills
  • The ability to grasp and analyse complex information
  • The ability to liaise at board level/director level
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Up to date with current affairs
  • Strong interest in business and the economy
  • The ability to work independently
  • Keen to Learn and self-driven
  • 2.1 minimum from Top 20 University
  • The ability to work well under pressure, meet strict deadlines and use initiative
  • European second language useful
  • Attention to detail and accuracy

Apply for this role today and become part of an innovative team by sending me your CV via this website. Please note all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly on:

Ross Richardson
Consultant - Aspire Media recruitment agency

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