Product Executive, Confex Division, MA Exhibitions

The well-established international conferences include The European Manufacturing Strategies Summit and The American Manufacturing Strategies Summit, alongside a number of specialist sector conferences in Food Innovation/Safety, Cosmetics, Packaging and Pharmaceutical sectors. We are launching new events in these sectors.  - Confex

The candidate will have an intellectual curiosity to get to grips with complex challenges that come with conference production such as research, writing and working to very tight deadlines. This role offers the opportunity to accelerate their career, travel internationally and gain a broad understanding of business issues across multiple industries.

Requirements are

  • A high achieving degree from a leading university
  • High academic achievements
  • Strong writing skills
  • A natural passion for business research
  • Comfortable with phone activity speaking to business leaders

To begin with, the candidate will be supporting on the content and research for the development of industry summits. They will also be receiving training on all of the key areas of conference production. The candidate will be contacting senior level executives by phone to research the content of the conferences which will address the industry’s most critical challenges.

Eventually, they will do their own research to write the programmes, secure the speakers, guide the sales and marketing campaigns and manage the profitability of each event. As a producer it will be their responsibility to ensure the smooth running of the events.

With overall responsibility for the successful delivery of each event, they will need to be an engaging and persuasive communicator and a natural relationship builder.  They will be comfortable accepting responsibility within the team and achieving demanding goals.

By joining our dynamic team they will develop their commercial and business research skills in a fast-paced and supportive corporate environment.  Our highly skilled team members will continue to coach, mentor, train and develop their business talent to ensure they are progressing your career.

The candidate will be multi-skilled, have outstanding communication and written skills, with the ability to produce high quality programmes, and a passion for research and events.

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