Senior Conference Producer

Do you have the skills of a great conference producer, but would like to have a more commercially driven career in a dynamic, ambitious and fast paced company?

Join our high-performing conference production team where you will create cutting edge events for the construction community. No prior experience in producing construction events is necessary, but it is important that you are ambitious with a natural passion for research and a thirst for business.

You’ll need an intellectual curiosity to get to grips with complex challenges that come with conference production and be happy working to very tight deadlines. This role offers the opportunity to accelerate your career rapidly and gain a broad understanding of business issues in the world today.

More about the role

We have a very exciting opportunity for a Senior Conference Producer role in one of our established portfolios, and you’ll have the responsibility to curate the content for this community – which will ultimately put your established conference production skills to the test.

You will spend time conducting phone-based research with industry leaders to understand their most critical technical and business challenges, developing relationships with international clients and leveraging their support to create brand new conferences, as well as grow established events.

With overall responsibility for the successful delivery of each event, you’ll need to be an engaging and persuasive communicator and a natural relationship builder. You’ll become the project manager for your event working closely with the marketing, sales and operations teams to ensure the event is a commercial success, and so will need to be comfortable accepting responsibility and leading a team to achieve demanding goals.

By joining our dynamic team of conference producers you will develop your commercial and business research skills in a fast-paced and supportive corporate environment. Our highly skilled trainers will continue to coach, mentor, train and develop your business talent to ensure you’re progressing your career as fast as possible. After the first year, you will then begin to build your own specific network and find your own niche to grow and specialise in.

To be successful you will require the following:

  • Completion of 6+ production cycles for B2B conferences
  • Proven production of launch and repeat conferences
  • Project management of sales and marketing campaigns of 6+ conferences though to event delivery
  • Proven track record of delivering both physical and virtual conference experiences to attendees
  • Have a naturally inquisitive mind and thirst for knowledge to continually develop and refine your understanding of the industry and conference topics
  • Have the listening and communication skills to work with directors of large companies, your clients, to conduct research and influence their involvement in the conference
  • Have strong entrepreneurial spirit; are tenacious, ambitious and highly motivated; with demonstrable ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • Be open to new challenges and have the intelligence and confidence to make decisions in a fast-paced environment
  • Be able to lead and work as part of a team to achieve a common goal

We will offer you:

  • The opportunity to work in a dynamic, fast paced, professional business environment
  • A company where the culture is one of transparency, honesty and support
  • 1st class training and career development programs
  • Unlimited career opportunities
  • A supportive environment that loves to celebrate success

Benefits:

  • Monthly Awards and Social Events
  • Annual Awards Dinner
  • Busy and active social calendar
  • Annual personal learning budget

Hanson Wade is an amazing company to work for. But don’t take our word for it. Our Glassdoor rating makes us one of the leading employers in the country – check out the reviews for yourself.

£28,000 - £30,000 OTE £40,000

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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