Senior Conference Producer

This role will have direct responsibility for putting on a high quality and comprehensive conference programme and play an important role in our relationships with leading operators. The SCP will work closely with the CEO and Managing Director, who currently manage key operator relationships and conference content. The SCP will also liaise with our large editorial team in order to source the best speakers on the most exciting topics.

The role will also involve managing the relationship with our conference sponsors that are speakers or panellists and ensuring their representation on the programme enhances the event.

The SCP will use their exceptional organisational and administrative skills in making sure that all of the participants are prepared for events, from organising pre-event panel calls, to ensuring that presentations have the required AV specifications, to making sure that speakers have the correct marketing material to promote their participation. They will also use their relationship with speakers, and contacts within the operators more generally, to drive attendance at events.

 

ABOUT YOU

You must have:

Experience working in B2B events and/or media serving the gaming sector

Excellent interpersonal skills, able to open doors and build rapport with industry executives

Experience of operating autonomously and using effective decision making and judgment

Excellent communication skills in English, both written and spoken

Exceptional organisational skills

It would be nice if you had:

A network of senior level contacts across sports betting and iGaming operators

Additional languages in order to work directly with operators, Spanish particularly helpful

Knowledge of and network in international markets that represent growth opportunities for future events, in particular Asia and/or Latin America

 

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

Research betting, gaming and other relevant industries for agenda topics, speakers and competitor activity

Proactively plan out the agenda topics and identify speakers for all our events

Engage, network and build relationships with key industry people

Work closely with the content and editorial teams around agenda topics and speakers

Liaising with sales team to maximise sponsorship opportunity and event revenue related to speaking opportunities

Responsibility for keeping the agenda and speakers up to date, and communicate all updates internally to sales, content, marketing and events teams

Manage agenda, speaker logistics and event delivery on site for all our events

Attend and represent the company at international events and exhibitions

Identify new opportunities for future potential conferences and content

Sourcing high quality speakers from operators for all the events

Develop and maintain profiles on all operators, with knowledge of the key contacts in all functions (payments, marketing, tech/product, etc) as well as all C-level contacts, and utilise these contacts to source compelling speakers for our events

Support marketing efforts by working with marketing team to highlight key speakers to feature in promotional campaigns and content marketing, and to ensure that all speakers have the digital marketing assets to promote their participation in the event

 

We regret that we are unable to acknowledge every application. All successful candidates will be contacted as soon as possible. If you are contacted, please note that, as part of the registration process, you will be required to provide us with proof of identity and proof of eligibility to work in the UK. You may view our privacy policy via our website.

St George’s Recruitment – Betting & Gaming, is acting as an employment agency in regard to this vacancy.  We specialise in finding great jobs for great people; our consultants handle a wide range of roles within the betting and gaming industry. If you’re looking for a fresh approach to betting and gaming recruitment, please contact us now.

Job Summary

Sector:
Gaming
Location:
London
Function:
Business Development & Sales
Salary:
£40,000
Salary Benefits:
-
Reference:
OA9312
Date Added:
8th Oct 2019

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