Conference Producer (technology / ICT sector)

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£32000 - 35000 per annum
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
E6709
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Exciting permanent position for an experienced Conference Producer. London based - highly regarded company - exciting (and rapidly expanding) portfolio across tech and cyber security!

THE COMPANY
Long established and highly respected publishing and events company in Central London specialising in delivering thought provoking and innovative events specifically for the government and public sector. A rewarding and ambitious company to work for offering fantastic training and career development opportunities and this role is working within their tech & ICT portfolio.

THE ROLE
Working on two established flagship events for CX level audiences within a rapidly expanding and exciting portfolio in the tech, cyber-security and next generation online finance sectors. The events are large "exhibition-format" conferences & expos currently held in London with a strong possibility of rolling these out overseas in the future.
This Conference Producer role reporting in to the Event Director (Conference & Exhibitions Division) with a dotted line into the Head of Content, will see you working on the topic generation, content creation, programming and conference production including research, web & editorial conference content creation, speaker management (research & sourcing, acquisition, inviting & booking and speaker content handling), sector tracking & analysis, budgeting, conference project management, devising marketing copy, on-site event delivery and post event reporting.

THE CANDIDATE
Our client is looking for a conference producer with circa 2-3 years of conference production experience who is familiar with the start to finish process of researching, programming and delivering B2B conference events with an exhibition running alongside. As you will be liaising regularly with senior level personnel, you will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills along with a professional, engaging and diplomatic manner.
Key requirements:-

  • Experience of conferences with an exhibition format
  • Strong Conference Production skills
  • Good project management experience
  • Advanced written skills (able to produce compelling copy)
  • Excellent researcher
  • Experienced in working to agreed budgets
  • Excellent influencing and negotiating skills
  • Can develop knowledge of diverse topics rapidly
  • Works well in a team and across departments
  • Experience of onsite event delivery
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent qualification
  • Tech/cyber-security sector experience very advantageous.

This is a superb permanent role for a Conference Producer with a minimum of 2 years' experience!

If your experience matches the key requirements and responsibilities as listed above, please reflect these in your CV and click "Apply" now.