Wilmington PLC are looking for a Senior Conference Producer
Senior Conference Producer
Location: London, E1 (although we are currently working remotely)
Salary: Excellent DOE
Term: Full Time, Permanent.
Why do we want you?
You are an experienced Senior Conference Producer with proven success in delivering a portfolio of sustainable customer led events within the healthcare industry.
You are proficient at making strong commercial decisions based on in-depth customer research and you have healthcare subject matter expertise to help you to determine need to know topics and ascertain key speakers. You are commercially astute and entrepreneurial enough to identify strong commercial partnerships and alliances and you are the type of person who continuously reviews and evolves existing events, launching new events with vigor and professionalism.
You are a strong stakeholder manager and you have a naturally curious natural and a desire to learn and evolve.
A bit about us.
Wilmington plc is a company with a difference. Over the years we’ve grown by acquisition and as such we have many unique businesses in our portfolio. Wilmington Healthcare is one of them!
Wilmington Healthcare, is a market leading provider of healthcare data, education, news and information resources with outstanding analytics capabilities. We provide our clients with market leading insight into local health economies, complemented by increased access to senior health stakeholders and the wider NHS enabling improved outcomes for patients. Our leading insight and news service, the Health Service Journal (HSJ), provides the most influential people in health with vital intelligence, analysis and advice.
HSJ has been delivering ground-breaking and award-winning editorial on the NHS for 129 years. Throughout the pandemic the HSJ has analysed more data and provided more breaking news, insight, and commentary than ever before. Our stories have led the national discussion, exposed the HSJ brand to the wider public, helped change government policy and ensured senior leaders sort the facts from the fake news. HSJ is widely respected for its market leading portfolio of events which comprises of a rich mix of virtual and in-person events. All HSJ Events are built through in-depth customer research serving both its NHS audience and suppliers to the NSH seeking to create better healthcare partnerships.
Main Purpose of Role
At the centre of HSJ is a portfolio of successful virtual and in-person events, and a unique set of on-line promotional products and we are looking for an experienced senior conference producer to support the development and creation of those and new events.
You will be producing commercial summits, conferences or forums, both in-person and virtual in a variety of formats dependant on the audience objectives.
on a day to day basis as a senior conference producer you will be evolving existing and creating new commercial healthcare conference programmes at a time when healthcare is transforming and more prominent than ever.
You will be interviewing influential members of our sector and carrying out extensive research in order to identify commercially viable topics and conference opportunities in the market.
A strong skill set, the ability to work autonomously and experience in all areas of the event production is essential, equipped with excellent strategic thinking, people management, communication, and process and project management skills, to ensure our events are successful.
Skills and Experience Required
– Experience in delivering ground-breaking and award-winning events in the healthcare sector
– Excellent interview and research skills
– Experience of identifying commercially viable topics and conference opportunities in healthcare
As a portfolio Company, we are all different at Wilmington. We understand the power of bringing difference together and we celebrate the innovation and creativity it brings through diverse experience, knowledge, and perspectives.