International Conference Producer

London (Central), London (Greater)
up to £35,000 p.a.
12 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

International Conference Producer
Africa, Audience, Awards, Communications, Conference, Coordination, Events, Fluent in French, International, Marketing, Media, Networking, Production, Programme, Research, Speaker Management
Salary: up to £35,000 p.a.
Location: Central London
Ref: 338NG

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The Company:
Our client is well-established and fast-growing international company leader in the media industry

Main duties:
To design and manage conference and communication programmes and oversee the speaker management

The Role:
- To produce and manage conferences, award ceremonies and other international events
- To identify, secure and manage high-level speakers before, during and after the events
- To design and develop conference programmes and agendas
- To research on a variety of economic, business and financial issues
- To write concept notes, speaker briefs, invitations, website content, etc..
- To liaise with Marketing, Communications and Sales to identify target audiences and selling points
- To produce conference collaterals and marketing materials
- To manage the event assistants and overall event coordination

The Candidate:
- Degree educated in a relevant subject
- Experience in the production of small to large-scale, international commercial conferences
- Experience in speaker management
- Excellent research and written communication skills
- Excellent interpersonal skills at senior level
- Track-record of establishing relationships with high-level stakeholders
- Interest in and knowledge of Africa and the African markets (ideal)
- Willing to travel and keep abreast of current economic and social developments
- Able to work independently as well as part of a team
- Positive, hands-on attitude
- Strong attention to detail
- Excellent organisational and multitasking skills
- Fluent in French (ideal)

The Salary:
Up to £35,000 p.a.
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