Expiry Date - 08/12/2016

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Conference Producer

Twickenham, London (Greater)

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Business Type - Media Owner  
Sector - B2B, Entertainment
Specialism - Events & Experiential
Salary - Dependent on experience

Twickenham, London (Greater)

Business Type - Media Owner
Sector - B2B, Entertainment
Specialism - Events & Experiential
Salary - Dependent on experience

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Job Description

Haymarket Conferences is renowned for producing quality events featuring high-level speakers. Marrying the editorial integrity of Haymarket's publishing expertise to the fresh research, innovation and experience of the conferences department means that Haymarket Conferences can create truly unparalleled marketing opportunities and boasts some of the highest attendance figures in the industry.


As an experienced conference producer you will be responsible for developing a portfolio of conferences in the marcomms arena by conducting in-depth research with senior industry executives to identify content, develop programmes and work closely with the cross-functional team. Our products stand out in a competitive market and we are looking for candidates who will do the same.

Experience:
•    Graduate with a minimum 2:1 grade
•    Experience producing commercial conferences (at least 12 months experience)    
•    Track record in maximising profitability of events
•    Ability to demonstrate excellent research skills with a commercial focus
•    Experience in a publishing company is a bonus but not essential
•    Experience of Stage 2 events a plus
•    Experience of topic generation a plus
•    Some knowledge of the specific marcomms industry a plus 
 
Skills:
•    Excellent research and analytical skills
•    Strong telephone manner and ability to speak face-to-face with senior executives in the market
•    Ability to multi-task on many different projects, whilst remaining highly-organised
•    Excellent oral and written communication skills and strong copywriting ability
•    Excellent organisational skills and time assessment
•    Proven track record of delivering projects on time and working under pressure
•    Creative and innovative
•    Excellent at building relationships and working with a range of stakeholders

Attitude:
•    Outstanding attention to detail and going the extra mile
•    Enthusiastic, with a professional and “can-do” attitude
•    Proactive
•    Fast learner
•    Self-motivated; able to work on own initiative
•    A team player with the ability to communicate effectively with your colleagues
•    Trustworthy and discreet with sensitive commercial information

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About Haymarket Media Group

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