Conference Producer

Are you a Conference Producer who is tired of not being heard? Do you thrive in small teams where you can see that what you do makes a difference?  Do you want to have ownership of your events, to grow them and in return grow a team? Then this independent Conference Company is the right move for you.

As a Conference Producer, you will thrive in a small and supportive company.  You will be responsible for producing a series of 6 technically focused smart grid conferences per year. This role will suit an experienced Conference Producer who would like to see their role grow over the next few years to Conference Director, hiring and managing a team. 

The Role:

  • To produce 6 commercially focussed smart grid technical conference per year
  • To carry out a qualitative research via in depth interviews with the target market to identify trends and obstacles that are taking place
  • To identify and acquire industry leaders and speakers, building trustworthy relationships
  • To ensure the success of the events, that they are on target and budget, through effective time, risk and team management
  • To be the main point of contact onsite, to represent the company in a professional and customer focused manner 

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum 2 years’ conference production experience
  • Will have expertise in technology / engineering driven markets
  • Educated to 2.1 and above or equivalent, ideally in a Business, Humanities or Engineering related subject
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Excellent communication skills, you will be able to build lasting business relationships
  • Will be ambitious and tenacious and will have the desire to work in a small business/start-up environment (rather than corporate environment)