Tax or Legal Conference Producer

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£24000 - £27000 per annum + bonus
Posted
18 Oct 2013
Closes
15 Nov 2013
Ref
JL6344
Contact
John Leaver
Sector
Conferences
Function
Consultant
Discipline
Research
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


If you've trained or just started in the law or the tax world this stimulating and lucrative role could be for you.

Events produced by this international publishing, business information and events group have provided corpoate decision-makers with vital business intelligence from around the world. Its professional staff collects business information in all major industry sectors and it employs over 1000 people in the UK. It organises around 300 events every year, including one- and two-day conferences, interactive seminars, breakfast briefings, online presentations, practical workshops and certified programmes

It needs another producer. By this we mean someone who can research potential speakers and develop attractive, timely programmes and agendas for conferences. They'll need to be able to work effectively in a team that also comprises sales, marketing and logistics people. They should also research issues on an ongoing basis so that they're able to identify future hot topics for legal or tax events that people are going to want to pay to attend and to sponsor.

Candidates for this role must have a good degree plus some tax or legal experience. Qualities they'll need will include the ability to ferret out information over the phone, communication and copy-writing skills, persistence and persuasiveness.