Conference Producer

Recruiter
Jackson Barnes
Location
Farringdon
Posted
10 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Conference Producer

Large Scale Technology Conferences & Exhibitions

London based + Travel

Salary up to £30,000 + £6K Bonus+ Excellent Benefits

A great next step for an experienced conference producer with 1-2 years event production experience, looking to join an international corporate conference & events business. This position would suit a Conference Producer who is looking for a role which offers the autonomy to create high quality, large scale conferences in a fast paced & evolving area of technology.

The role: The Conference Producer will have responsibility the production of large scale established B2B technology events. With specific responsibility for:

  • Research & analysis of the best conference topics & programme format
  • Develop your business knowledge, understanding and relationships with key industry professionals
  • Grow & develop the conferences through the creation of innovative formats, recruiting excellent speakers and great team working
  • Create high quality, commercial, profitable and marketing leading events
  • Attend relevant industry and competitor events
  • Create the website copy, marketing and other promotional material and create content for event marketing campaigns, i.e white papers, video, webinars
  • Budget responsibility
  • Working strategically with the marketing, sales and operations teams to ensure the event reaches the right audience and achieved its revenue targets
  • Attend the event on the day
  • Develop new event launch opportunities for the portfolio
  • Post events analyse and report findings

The person: To be considered for this conference producer role you will need experience managing the entire conference production process. Ideally, you will have:

  • A 2:1 or 1st degree / MA
  • 1-2 years experience as a commercial conference producer
  • Excellent research & analysis skills
  • Superb speaker acquisition skills
  • Interest in technology & ability to understand technical information
  • Creative, commercial, business orientated nature
  • Self-motivation, drive and enthusiasm
  • Excellent time management & organisational skills
  • Able to work in a structured and organised way
  • Great copywriting & communication skills
  • Confidence when picking up the phone to talk with senior business professionals
  • Ability to take responsibility

This conference producer role is not an event organiser or event management position. Here you will be researching, analysing, developing creative & inspiring event content & programmes, with enticing speaker line-ups and formats. This job will require you to travel within the UK and overseas.

Please contact 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 www.jbrecruitment.co.uk

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.

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