Conference Producer - Berkshire

Conference Producer - Berkshire

Conference Producer

Nr Reading, Berkshire

Base salary £24K + Bonus

 

If you are looking for a career that is varied, stimulating, challenging and rewarding in a fascinating, fast-growing marketplace, then read on.

 

As a Conference Producer you are responsible for the overall production of business-to-business conferences. You will research the conference content, identify and confirm C-level speakers and put together the agenda for the conference.

 

You should have a good degree and a commercial approach. You should enjoy both desk and phone research and be very tenacious and confident. International travel will be part of the role, as well as developing your profile within the industries our client operates within.

 

An additional element of this role is to research and write news and other editorial content for a new web portal covering the area of digital identity.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Market research – desk and phone based
  • Writing compelling conferences
  • Programme development
  • Speaker acquisition
  • Assistance with marketing
  • International travel will be required


Experience & skills:

  • Educated to degree level – minimum 2:1
  • Proven commercial experience (degree or professional)
  • Interest in high-tech solutions that aim to make the world a safer & more secure place
  • Proven exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Confident and personable; able to build and maintain relationships
  • Be capable of managing own workload in order to meet conflicting deadlines
  • Ability to remain focused and see a project through to completion to a high standard
  • Customer/market focused
  • Research ability and analytical
  • Commercially minded, business acumen
  • Innovative and creative
  • Planning/time management/self-organization and self-discipline
  • Initiative - proactive and able to work independently
  • Able to work with others and in a team
  • Dependable – takes responsibility for own actions, keeps commitments

 

Benefits:

  • Pension
  • Dental, Healthcare
  • Travel
  • Company socials

 

Please note this is not an event planning / manager role

 

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

 

Please take a look at our website for details on some of the other jobs we are recruiting for www.jbrecruitment.co.uk

 

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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.