CONFERENCE MANAGER - CONFERENCE / EXHIBITION ORGANISER

Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Aug 2018
Closes
31 Aug 2018
Ref
16360/001
Contact
Live Recruitment
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
LG16360





Join an innovative company and produce award winning events within their well established London team!



THE COMPANY



This leading conference and exhibition organiser are renowned for organising and delivering award winning exhibitions and conferences across the globe! With a busy portfolio of events across the year, they operate in a range of markets including healthcare and technology.



Priding themselves on building a strong client base through flawless delivery and first class service, this highly regarded agency have been recognised on multiple occasions as a leading innovator in their market.



Offering an excellent working environment, strong team ethos, competitive salaries and fantastic career opportunities, this is an opportunity not to be missed!



THE ROLE



Due to ongoing success there is now an exciting opportunity for a Conference Manager to come on board and ensure the organisation and delivery of events across the year.



Working closely with multiple departments responsibilities are broad and include:



Working closely with event teams regarding capacities and AV requirements

Supplier liaison and negotiation including briefing and guiding AV companies

Venue liaison

Speaker liaison and management (pre-show and onsite)

Liaising with internal teams and managing accommodation schedules

Working closely with marketing teams in regards to speaker requirements and conference materials

Proof reading and amending conference programmes / timetables etc

Organising logistical requirements for additional events

Onsite management (including managing staff onsite)

Line management and development of one individual

Budget management

Post event reporting and analysis



THE CANDIDATE



Candidates must have experience of managing conferences end to end, ideally from within a conference / exhibition organiser or similar (event agency, association or corporate. Candidates must have a proven background in speaker management and have meticulous attention to detail. An ability to understand technical floor plans would be an added benefit but more importantly is the ability to run with an event from brief through to delivery. Due to the nature of the position candidates must be open to both UK and international travel as onsite support at the events will be necessary.



In return this agency is giving you the opportunity to take your career to the next level, working with some of the best in the business - this is an opportunity not to be missed!



Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across marketing, creative and events. If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit www.live-recruitment.co.uk to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.



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