Graduate Conference Producer - B2B Conferences & Events

Graduate Conference Producer - B2B Conferences & Events

Graduate Conference Producer - B2B Conferences & Events

Central London + Overseas travel

Basic Salary £22,000 + Profit Share

 

This is a great first step into a conference producer position with an established, international commercial events company. This position will be based in the London office; where they have a successful history of training & developing graduates to become fabulous conference producers.

 

The Role

As a Conference Producer you will take responsibility for your own portfolio of B2B Conferences to manage, develop and enhance. Your role will include:

  • Topic & speaker research
  • Programme development
  • Speaker acquisition
  • Creation of a marketing & sales strategy
  • Project management of the conferences within your portfolio
  • Working with internal teams and external contacts
  • Onsite on the day
  • New launch opportunities

 

Conference Producers work alongside the sales, marketing & operations teams to ensure the event achieves its goals and meets the needs of the audience and sponsors. The role will be supported by a positive and welcoming team. Some travel may be required.

 

The person

  • Commercially focused Graduate with a 1st or 2:1 degree
  • Great business acumen and understanding of commercial business
  • Excellent research skills- desk, phone and face to face
  • Strong at analysing & communicating information
  • Excellent Creative writing skills – ability to spot great & relevant information
  • Project management skills - You need to be strong at planning & organising
  • Working to deadlines will be part of your daily work life
  • Team orientated but equally as strong working independently
  • As a bright & conscientious graduate it is really important you are able to take responsibility for the tasks you are set; work in a mature & professional manner and not be afraid to ask questions.

 

For this job we are not looking for event managers but event producers- people who are love to research new topics and pick up the phone and discuss what is happening in the industry.

 

Please contact Helen@jbrecruitment.co.uk at Jackson Barnes Recruitment for more information on this or other similar positions.

 

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Jackson Barnes Recruitment deliver international recruitment solutions within the events, media and publishing sectors. Working with commercial and not for profit organisations and institutions. Jackson Barnes place from Graduate up to MD level in the following positions: • Researchers • Conference producers • Event Marketing professionals • Sales professionals – delegate, sponsorship and Business Development • Event Managers • Editors 

 

We recruit for organisations in UK and overseas with success in London, Dubai, New York, Singapore and Australia.