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Senior Conference Producer. Portfolio Director. Russian Speaking. North London.

London
Industry Conferences and Events
Location London
Job Type Permanent
Salary £35000 — £45000 per annum
Date 10 July 2019

Continued growth across the business has created the need for an additional Senior Conference Producer / Portfolio Director to take the lead on an established portfolio of over £1,3 million.

This is a great next step for a Senior Conference Producer looking for more responsibility and to manage a portfolio of 5 events that have great growth potential.

Your role:

Develop and grow a portfolio of B2B events, which includes a market-leading large-scale international conference. You will produce one of our flagship events and take ownership of a series of established events in Russia, Central Asia, and Europe.

You will spend your time:

  • Leading your own projects and mentoring/developing a team of producers
  • Setting out and delivering a portfolio growth plan for 2019-20
  • Developing the long-term content strategy and vision for the events within your portfolio, including thorough research on event direction and market opportunity
  • Conducting extensive telephone and in-person research with a target market, to develop a programme that is commercially viable and fully relating to the results of research
  • Acquiring top level speakers as defined during the research phase rather than well-known favorites or conference regulars
  • Working closely with marketing, sales and logistics teams to ensure commercial success
  • Working closely with sponsorship to ensure that whilst retaining the integrity of the program, the product is attractive to potential sponsors
  • Traveling internationally at least 5 times a year for conferences or business trips
  • You will report directly to the Managing Director and your role will constantly evolve and develop as the business grows.

Apply, if you have:

  • 2-3 years’ experience producing commercial conferences, ideally large-scale events
  • Proven ability to form relationships with C-level individuals
  • Track record in establishing strategic partnerships to grow events
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • A creative and innovative approach
  • Excellent copywriting and content development skills
  • Strong team-orientation with individual accountability
  • Passion and enthusiasm to create awesome conferences
  • Russian language

What’s in it for you?

  • Opportunity to build and lead your own portfolio
  • Opportunity to build a reputation and to contribute to a sector’s growth
  • An inspiring and motivational environment with a great team spirit
  • Opportunity to travel internationally

Become a part of this unique opportunity, apply now!

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