Conference Producer & Research Assistant - ASAP Start!
Due growth my client a vibrant and innovative Communications, Conferencing and Events Company have a newly created opportunity for an experienced Conference Production and Research specialist to join their award winning London office.
Initially starting on a 6 month contract basis this is an exciting time for the business and an excellent opportunity for someone with proven conference production and research experience to really make their mark and stand out in this growing and exciting company while raising their profile. So if you are a bright, tenacious, well presented and high-energy Graduate with first-class communication skills seeking an excellent platform within conference productions and a fun, friendly and warm team with a collaborative culture where you are positively encouraged to bring ideas look no further!
As an experienced Conference Producer your role is integral to the success of the company and as such this is an exciting and highly visible opportunity where you will be responsible for the creation of the events from the very beginning! Acting as a key contact you will liaise extensively with speakers and delegates and attend events while networking with leading industry professionals.
- In-depth research into target markets
- Creating databases
- Writing sales-orientated agendas
- Influencing and recruiting speakers on the telephone and face-to-face
- Liaising and organising the speakers on the actual day of the conference
The Person, Skills & Experience
You will need exceptional organisational, research, English grammar and creative writing skills as well as being a commercial, ambitious, high-energy self-starter. The ability to build relationships and while conducting yourself professionally on the phone and face-to-face are also needed.
- Graduate with 2.1 degrees (or equiv)
- A Level (or equiv) with grades A-B
- 1-2 years proven conference research and production experienc
- Excellent writing, proofing and Microsoft Excel skills
- A good eye for detail, a logical mind as well as being very personable
- Excellent team player with a driven and positive attitude and strong and pro-active approach are essential!
If you need to discuss this role in more detail, please call Demon Recruitment & Resourcing in the Croydon office.
Demon Recruitment confirms its commitment to equality of opportunity in all areas of its work. All individuals will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.
Whilst we would like to personally respond to every application this often isn't possible due to the volume of applicants. Should you have not been contacted within 7 days you have not been short listed on this occasion. However, your CV may be held on file for future reference. Demon Recruitment is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.