Conference Manager

Location
London (South), London (Greater)
Salary
NEG
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

A conference agency based in south west London are looking for a Conference Manager to project manage a portfolio of conferences, exhibitions, congress and association events both in the UK and internationally.  This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to further their career within the conference industry.  They are looking for an ambitious, hardworking, team player with a proactive outlook

You will ideally have previous experience of working within a PCO agency – having worked with society/association clients.

You must have the following skills :-

  • Extensive event management from initial brief through to onsite delivery within PCO industry
  • Delivery of scientific programmes/events/conferences
  • Venue knowledge/rate negotiation
  • Sponsorship/stand/exhibition partnerships
  • Worked with clients and designers to create branding, tickets, posters, catalogues and brochures
  • Good marketing/sales experience
  • Familiar with social media platforms
  • Excellent communication and client liaison skills
  • Strong admin and IT skills