Join this small but growing independent business responsible for organising politically neutral conferences, seminars and roundtables providing a platform for discussion on key issues. Reporting to the Head of Production the Conference Producer will research and produce commercially viable events for delegates across public, private, and voluntary sectors.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

• Design and write Conference and event programmes including face to face, desk, and in-depth telephone research to ensure viable agendas
• Research and select senior-level speakers
• On-going industry research to identify key trends, competitor events, new topics and alternative revenue streams
• Collaboration with marketing, sponsorship sales, and logistics teams to ensure commercial success
• Communicate key conference and event updates to the wider team and senior management
• Liaise with speakers in the lead up to events including post event feedback and analysis

The Candidate

• proven experience as a Conference Producer or 12 months relevant experience in a commercial environment
• Excellent written and oral communication
• Excellent analytical research skills
• Negotiation and influencing skills to acquire senior speakers
• Creative flair and the ability to identify key themes
• Project management experience and the ability to prioritise tasks

Knowledge of the public sector and UK policy environment would be advantageous