Conference Producer - (Politics/Public Policy)

Regan & Dean
07 Aug 2019
06 Sep 2019
Regan & Dean Recruitment Ltd
Event Research
Full Time
Contract Type
Looking for a fledging but fab Producer with a strong interest in government and public policy to join this fast growing specialist in pubic sector conferences and events.

The Company:
Our client are specialists in delivering leading, information led public sector conferences and events - this year they'll be delivering more than 150 conferences, events and training courses with over 1,000 industry experts/speakers, and to thousands of interested individuals. They are successful and their growth continues apace - so they are looking for talented individuals who, like them, like to excel at what they do. They are looking for a (conference) Producer to join their dedicated team and become a pivotal member in their further expansion.

The role offers the exciting opportunity to expand your career and gain a strong understanding of public sector policies and the wider conference and events industry. It is a perfect role for driven individuals who are looking to specialise in research, project management, and relationship development with key stakeholders with an interest in public and social policy. You'll be joining the content team of 5, led by the Head of Production, and alongside your fellow Producers you'll be looking to research the hot/important topics of the day, research and source trainers/speakers, develop the course/conference content and, working closely with the marketing team, take it to market through to on the day delivery.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Conduct in-depth research and build knowledge for new training/event topics and markets to target
  • Produce insightful sector-leading training courses
  • Identify and liaise with key trainers/speakers for their courses
  • Work closely with speakers/trainers to maintain relationships and collect all relevant materials pre-event
  • Generate and present new course ideas
  • Drive the launch and delivery of your events/programmes
  • Oversee on-the-day running, including speaker liaison and relationship management

Key Requirements:
  • Educated to degree level (preferably in Politics, Public Policy, or a relevant subject)
  • Minimum 6 months experience at a a commercial conference/event/training organisation or working in political environments
  • Strong interest and/or understanding of government and public sector policy
  • Demonstrable excellent written (including copy writing) and oral communication skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills, and a good multi-tasker
  • Flexible team player, with ability to work under pressure and with tight deadlines

This is a really great opportunity to join a truly dynamic and exciting company, with excellent support structure and amazing prospects to build your career!

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

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