Conference Producer – Life Science Conferences

Conference Producer – Life Science Conferences

Conference Producer - Life Science Conferences

Located in London & Travel

Basic salary up to £32K+ Profit Share circa £10K + 25 days holiday

Join a growing independent Digital Media & Events business who specialise in the life science industry. This is a great opportunity for an experienced conference producer with knowledge of the life science / pharma industry looking to progress their career with an innovative events business.

The job

Our client is recruiting an additional experienced conference producer into their conference & exhibitions business to support continued growth. This position reports into a senior conference producer and offers training, development and long term career progression. You will be working on a blend of smaller 1 -2 day conferences & exhibitions and have the opportunity to contribute to the production of the annual flagship event.

As a Conference Producer you will be responsible for in-depth research with leading industry experts to uncover the latest trends & emerging areas within the life science sector. You will ensure the agendas for the events remain at the cutting-edge of the industry. Coupled with this, your role will revolve around the acquisition of the industry’s key thought leaders.

In addition to the core role of event research and speaker acquisition, you be responsible for:

  • Constantly looking for new topics and opportunities for growth within the life science event portfolio
  • Developing and applying innovative formats and event ideas to improve the onsite event experience for speakers, sponsors and delegates
  • Working closely with sponsorship sales to provide industry insight from the end user market to drive profitability of the series
  • Building networks and followings with industry leaders to aid with the buy-in, promotion and expand the community your focus on
  • Writing commercial marketing material to reflect the benefits and features of the event to draw in potential sponsors and attendees
  • Identifying & securing high level speakers
  • Attend the event - international & UK locations

The person

To be considered for this Life Science Conference Producer position you will be:

  • A bright, ambitious and professional graduate, ideally with a life Science / Biology related degree and a proven & successful track record in B2B conference production.
  • Commercial conference production experience is required, either the 4-6 week or large scale event model.
  • You will be a self starter who is driven to achieve.
  • Possess high levels of gravitas and confident initiating and developing client relationships.
  • Excellent client facing skills.
  • Possess the ability to research, understand and analyse the market to identify opportunities.
  • Have high levels of personal integrity, and value working for a socially responsible yet commercially minded business.
  • Positive team player with excellent organisational & time management skills.
  • Desire to work for a commercial business with a meaningful purpose, above and beyond the typical corporate business.

Please contact Helen@jbrecruitment.co.uk  (Jackson Barnes Recruitment) for more information on this Conference Producer position or other similar jobs in events.

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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.