Conference Producer

A great role for an experienced Conference Producer to work on 4 well established finance conferences across Asia. As a Conference Producer you will have a deep interest in gaining an understanding of how the industry is functioning and how events are marketed. You will be able to launch new events from first principles and will develop new conference topics in your specialist area.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • To work on 4 established events in Asia, you will be confident in identifying and contacting potential speaker and sponsorship leads
  • To participate in business development meetings and research trips
  • To generate new conference topics, exhibiting a deep understanding of what makes a commercially viable conference
  • To work with the Marketing Manager to develop the audience of an event
  • To brief the Logistics Manager to the scale and extent of new events
  • To exhibit strong understanding as to why sponsors support events and help lead the sales effort by qualifying strong sponsorship leads in research calls and meetings

Ideal Candidate will have experience in:

  • Producing commercial conferences, ideally within financial markets (minimum 1 year)
  • Building an extensive list of senior level industry contacts
  • Strong commercial acumen, blending editorially progressive conference content with the commercial expectations of sponsors
  • Experience and launching new conferences
  • Working to tight deadlines and across the different internal teams