Senior Conference Producer

  • The SmartList
  • Twickenham, Greater London, UK
  • Nov 05, 2017
Full time Sales Marketing

Job Description

LOCATION: Twickenham, South West London

JOB TITLE: Senior Conference Producer

SALARY & BENEFITS: £27,000 and £30,000 dependent upon experience

WORKING HOURS: 9:00am - 5:30pm, Monday to Friday

THE COMPANY: Established in 2003, our client provides up-to-date publications and professional training for professional today's businesses, health & social care and educational establishments.

THE ROLE: Key Responsibilities of a Senior Conference Producer to include:-

• To support the Assistant Managing Director in leading product development to deliver high quality market research and positive tests in new and existing markets
• To oversee the production of all events so that they are delivered to budget, to schedule and to the highest quality.
• To work with marketing to ensure that all marketing opportunities are taken and sales targets are hit or exceeded
• To develop and deliver profitable live and digital training products in new and existing markets
• To support to the Assistant Managing Director to deliver company targets overall.

Please note this list of duties is not exhaustive for the Senior Conference Producer role and you may be required to assist the Assistant Managing Director with any reasonable tasks as required.

Required skills / experience for the role of Senior Conference Producer based in Twickenham:

• Must live within a commutable distance of Twickenham
• Will be IT-literate - an interest in new technologies and digital publishing/content.
• Excellent standard of written English and good eye for detail.
• An entrepreneurial ability to identify, research and quickly get to grips with trends and emerging problems in new markets that give rise to customer needs
• The creativity to develop must-have product concepts and the discipline to deliver them to budget and to schedule.
• A desire to break the mould and a flair for creating new kinds of products that solve customers' problems and deliver the benefits that customers want.
• Numerical ability to define problems, collect data, analyse and establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
• Leadership potential and evidence of leadership skills, along with energy and enthusiasm - must find the work interesting, enjoy being accountable and willing to hold others accountable.
• Financial skills to plan and manage a budget, proactively seeking ways of reducing costs and understanding underlying trends.
• Excellent time management skills, highly organised and logical, able to tackle several simultaneous projects and organise a complex team workload by developing new processes and improving existing ones.
• Strong ability to negotiate with authors and other suppliers.
• Open and collaborative style: must be comfortable working in an environment where ideas are shared and challenged.

The job is full-time and office-based, with travel to events, venues, overseas training and speaker meetings as necessary. Our client is looking for a degree-calibre candidate with practical experience in product development, leadership potential, conference production and event operations.

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