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Conference Producer - Exhibitions - Finance

Job Title: Conference Producer - Exhibitions - Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + + Commission
Reference: 51498
Contact Name: Lauren Huddleston
Contact Email: lauren.huddleston@handle.co.uk
Job Published: January 17, 2017 15:16

Job Description

I am actively seeking an experienced Conference Producer for a leading exhibitions firm in Central London. My client have a fantastic, established, large portfolio of niche financial events running on a global scale.

This 360 role will be working as part of an experienced team in a dynamic, fast paced environment.

The responsibilities of the Conference Producer includes but is not limited to:

  • Carry out telephone research with senior executives to obtain detailed insight as to what the sub-industry needs to learn
  • Carry out desktop research with past delegates and key exhibition visitors to identify key topics for live content
  • Following and reporting on other industry events and competitive events
  • Write a highly detailed, commercial, technical or strategic agenda
  • Ensure that all conferences achieve the objectives as set by the conference director
  • Pitch, invite and confirm executive level speakers from leading companies
  • Ongoing project management of the live content, ensuring proper liaising and coordination between various departments
  • Onsite management of the live events, including speaker and operations management
  • Assisting Conference Managers with onsite management of department conferences
  • Writing website and marketing copy as required
  • Help create the sales and marketing strategy to drive revenue on your project
  • Build relationships with key industry players to advise on conference content
  • Maximising revenue-generating opportunities
  • Performing any other tasks as required

The ideal candidate:

  • Must have at least 2+ years' experience
  • Experience within the financial field (preferred)
  • Strong research skills
  • Commercially aware and able to hold engaging conversations with senior executives
  • KPI driven, with a track record of meeting targets to strict deadlines
  • Self-driven, motivated and highly career ambitious with a desire to succeed
  • Superb copywriting skills, with meticulous attention to detail
  • Time management skills and ability to multitask
  • Entrepreneurial flair, with a strong work ethos

Salary and Benefits:

£35,000 + Commission

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.

 

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