Conference Producer, Events company

30 Jul 2019
27 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Based in London SE1

Conference Producer

Salary: 22K starting + bonus + regular salary reviews

My client is a fun and exciting team, where everyone counts and everyone's say is important. My client is looking for ambitious individuals who want to join them and grow their rapidly expanding conference company.

My client loves innovation and new ideas and will they will welcome your ideas - even on your first day! My client have a hard-working, supportive and fun atmosphere and are looking for positive individuals who want to make their mark and really contribute to the success and quality of their market-leading conferences. Their industries and topics are varied - you will never be bored or stuck in the same old industry!

The workplace is a dynamic, fun place to be. Hardworking, yes, passionate, yes, exciting, yes, open to new ideas, yes, and therefore a great place to work and grow and the company is growing rapidly and will shape the business around the skills and personalities of their key staff. My client will provide the launch pad, but your career is in your hands.

Please note that this role is not for party planning or event organising, rather the research and product development side. The successful graduate will have a minimum of six months' work experience (no conference/event experience necessary) and a strong academic record. Minimum 2.1 degree required.

The Role

A rare opportunity has opened up for this exciting position producing conferences in marketing, social media, digital communications, food and drink, charity, finance, pharmaceuticals, HR and much more. If you love organising, researching, creative writing and are a commercial, positive, ambitious, high-energy self-starter - then this is the place for you! This graduate position is the creative force of the conference and will be in charge of shaping the agenda and speaker line-up.

This job role includes:

* In-depth telephone/desk research into target markets, hot topics, key trends

* Writing sales-orientated agendas

* Writing copy for marketing campaigns

* Creating databases

* Influencing and recruiting speakers on the telephone and face-to-face

* Liaising and organising the speakers on the actual day of the conference

My client reward hard work and results and make innovation and creativity a key performance indicator. They offer a competitive starting salary + bonus and regular salary reviews.

You will need to have:

* A pro-active, positive and 'can do' attitude

* A commercial mind and determination to succeed

* A professional, calm, courteous and friendly manner

* An excellent eye for detail, experience in proof reading is an advantage

* Proficiency in Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint

* An ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

* Maturity and versatility

* Problem solving, self-motivation and initiative

If you need to discuss this role in more detail, please call Demon Recruitment & Resourcing in the Croydon office. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

Demon Recruitment confirms its commitment to equality of opportunity in all areas of its work. All individuals will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

Whilst we would like to personally respond to every application this often isn't possible due to the volume of applicants. Should you have not been contacted within 7 days you have not been short listed on this occasion. However, your CV may be held on file for future reference