We want to hear from candidates with experience of producing event content, preferably with a knowledge of or interest in architecture.

The role:

The Programme Manager will be responsible for project managing and driving high level content for events within the portfolio, as well as inviting and managing the speaker acquisition.

  • Develop the content strategy working alongside the Editor and Programme Director
  • Conduct detailed research by phone and in person with key industry figures to determine the validity of topics, key themes, format, speakers, competitor landscape, timing, price point and location.
  • Speaker, Judges and Jury acquisition, communication and management in consultation with the Editor and/or Programme Director.
  • Writing and proofing copy and content for marketing and collateral.
  • Project manage all aspects and ensure the production of high quality, industry leading commercially viable events to deadline.
  • Manage the project team to ensure they perform to maximum potential by inspiring them, motivating them and holding them to account on key deadlines

Key Skills and Experience required:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years event experience
  • Experience in event project management
  • Solid research and analytical skills, able to write programme copy
  • Excellent communicator who excels at stakeholder management
  • Highly organised, tenacious and committed, able to negotiate and make decisions

This is a fantastic role for a driven and self-motivated conference producer keen to work on a large-scale event and utilise strong organisational and project management skills.