Senior Visitor & Buyer Acquisition Manager

Recruiter
Mai Day Recruitment Services Ltd
Location
London (Central)
Posted
19 Apr 2019
Closes
26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This absolutely incredible opportunity is to join one of the world’s largest event organisers in the world at a really exciting time of growth and development for this fantastic brand!

We are seeking a Senior Visitor & Buyer Acquisition Manager which will join an ambitious and creative marketing team where you will be responsible for all visitor related strategy, from registration, to marketing communication and from partnerships to key buyer acquisition. High quality visitors and visitor growth are essential to the future development and growth of this fun and vibrant industry leading event and to its shows held around the world!What is on offer for you?

- Work with a truly international client base
- Work as part of a fast-paced and dynamic team
- Work in a result rewarded and heavily incentivised environment
- Provide international travel

Senior Visitor & Buyer Acquisition Manager
£50,000 - £55,000 + 10% Bonus + Incredible Benefits and Rewards scheme
Central LondonThis incredible role will offer you the opportunity to

- Work with an international client base from leading global brands across the sector, including Microsoft, Adobe, Lenovo, Google and others.
- Develop and implement a three-year visitor acquisition strategy for the exhibition
- Build and nurture key relationships at every level across the sector to transform the show’s visitor base.
- Take full ownership of all deliverables.
- Engage with the exhibitions teams and shows worldwide: UK, Brazil, KL, Mexico, Abu Dhabi.

This is a truly unique opportunity to work in a fast paced, dynamic and evolving business and be part of the world’s largest and most successful exhibitions within its sector

This role will create the visitor & buyer acquisition strategy for this incredibly successful market leading show, through strategic marketing plans for each audience type, oversee the execution of all visitor and buyer marketing campaigns and deliver growth in attendance, quality and engagement of the show’s audiences.Key Responsibilities

- Create deep insight of the visitors & buyers worldwide
- Work with Group Head to implement best practice
- Create the global visitor and buyer strategic marketing plans
- Oversee a campaign team who deliver strategic marketing objectives
- Work with Digital teams to ensure information flow and systems are world class
- Work within the show’s marketing team within the Group Marketing structure to deliver a cohesive visitor acquisition strategy
- Work with the Portfolio Director, Event Directors, Head of Content and Marketing Director to agree the key VIP markets
- Build a relationship with key buyers to understand their knowledge needs and business issues, using this intelligence to help develop a VIP programme proposition
- Work closely with all internal stakeholders (sales, marketing, operations) to share intelligence gained from visitors to help the growth of the existing events portfolio

Person Specification

- Experience of working in a B2B events environment with proven track record in meeting KPIs and consistently achieving targets.
- Experience of working with and building long-term relationships with global clients across different industries and levels of seniority
- Knowledge and experience of researching and identifying leads to target
- Experience of creating clear value propositions and pitches to engage with senior industry leaders (in person and remotely)
- Adequate understanding of registration systems
- Value Proposition: use deep visitor insight to be able to attract the right audience
- Market Research: Identify, target the visitor audience with a very clear value proposition
- Deadline focused: Proven track record in setting and hitting targets and KPIs with weekly reporting on performance updates
- Relationship Building: the ability to build high level, deep relationships with senior influencers and key buyers – both in person and remotely
- Internal stakeholder management and engagement: work with the internal teams and functions (sales, marketing, content, operations) to ensure the promotion and delivery of the programme

EXCITING opportunity to join one of the world’s largest event organisers, so please do not hesitate in sending your CV over to Gemma today!

Email: gemma@maidayrecruit .co.uk

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