Looking for a graduate job?
Become a Conference Producer for Future Brands
Produce events and experience international travel with one of the top 100 fastest growing SMEs in the UK.
What you will be doing
Are you an intelligent, high-energy graduate looking for a fast paced environment and career path that exceeds most graduate schemes? You should read on.
A career in conference production means you are responsible for understanding what a conference audience wants to learn about (market research). Once you have developed the agenda, you will be inviting the best speakers that can help solve our audience’s problems (product development).
You will conduct phone-based research to understand the needs of your audience
You will become the project manager for your event working closely with the marketing and sales teams to ensure the event is a commercial success
You will develop new conferences through a process of researching, agenda writing and securing speakersYou will use a mixture of commercial awareness and creativity to develop the event agendaYou will invite and influence industry leaders, convincing them to speak at your conferenceYou will brief marketing, sales and operations teams to help them drive revenue on your conferenceYou will travel internationally to help lead and run the conference on the day
What you have
This is the perfect career for a confident and intelligent graduate looking for a challenging but highly rewarding career which will fast-track their learning in the world of business, while enjoying international travel and an excellent company culture.
Due to the diversity of the role, no specialist or technical degree is required. Any graduate looking for a fast-track into business should consider applying.
You have the intelligence and confidence to think on your feet and make decision in a fast-paced environment
You have the communication skills to work with directors of large companies to conduct research and influence their involvement in the conference
You have strong entrepreneurial spirit; are tenacious, ambitious and highly motivated; with demonstrable ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
You have a natural passion for business research
You are comfortable with high levels of phone activity speaking to business leadersYou have the right to work in the UK
Company benefits: Annual personal learning budget • Subsidised yoga • Cycle to work scheme • Monthly awards nights • Team dinners • Company parties
We are Hanson Wade
We produce, market, sell and execute 100 events each year covering all different topics, in cities all over the world.
What we do
We specialise in bringing people together through outstanding business conferences and year round community contact.
Our brands span from pioneering life science, to technology-augmented construction, to radical change in HR.
Love What You Do is at the heart of our culture.
Our culture is our pride and joy and our most protected asset. The foundations of Hanson Wade's culture are;
• An environment of mutual respect.
• A shared commitment to goals, based on both commercial results and customer impact.
• Fantastic people, supported to succeed in their careers.
Over 80% of our employees are graduates.
You’ll work in a vibrant, young, friendly atmosphere that helps you get the most out of your working day. You'll enjoy regular social nights out as well as international travel to attend all your events.
At our brand new offices based in the heart of Victoria, our highly skilled trainers will continue to coach, mentor, train and develop your business talent to ensure you’re progressing your career as fast as possible.