Conference Producer

Worldwide Business Research New York , NY 10017

Posted Yesterday

Ready to be a Conference Producer for the largest business conferences on the planet? At WBR, we want strong writers, researchers, and recruiters (the triple threat) to project manage a diverse portfolio of corporate events.

What does this job involve? Youll perform in-depth market research, collect and analyze content, recruit high-profile speakers and keynotes, write long-form agendas and brochures, and handle event management onsite.

Please note that this is not a meeting planner or event organizer role.

WBR (Worldwide Business Research) is the world leader in B2B focused conference events. Founded in 1996, the company produces over 100 conferences yearly designed to offer the leaders of emerging and established companies across multiple industries actionable insights, educational discussions, and networking opportunities to inform and transform how they do business now and in the future.

Benefits

Competitive Salary, Profit Sharing, Bonuses, Medical/Dental, FSA, HSA, Transit/Parking Account, 401(K), Life/Accidental, $2,500 Employee Referral Incentives, 10 Paid Federal Holidays, PTO Progression, Paid Holidays, Business Casual Dress Code, Free Training and Development (i.e., Production, Event Management), Social Outings, Summer Fridays, Holiday Parties, Snacks, Vending Machine

Requirements

  • 1-3 years experience doing market research, executive search, journalism, event, content or TV production
  • BA/MS degree in journalism, communications, event management or some equivalent
  • Speaking comfortably with senior-level executives at top rated companies
  • Comfortable to hit the ground running and manage multiple projects

KEY FUNCTIONS

  • Conduct research calls and online research
  • Examine industry trends, solution providers, and themes
  • Develop your own Senior Advisory Network for each event
  • Recruit spokespeople, panelists, and thought-leaders to present
  • Share content findings with internal event teams
  • Manage the execution of the event, its speaker list, brochure, and website

OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE IS

  • 2-4 years experience as a conference producer
  • A market analyst and a researcher at heart
  • A proficient and detailed writer (i.e., for briefs, agendas)
  • A highly organized project manager

REPORTS TO

Frank Musero, Production Manager

Benefits

Competitive Salary, Profit Sharing, Bonuses, Medical/Dental, FSA, HSA, Transit/Parking Account, 401(K), Life/Accidental, $2,500 Employee Referral Incentives, 10 Paid Federal Holidays, PTO Progression, Paid Holidays, Business Casual Dress Code, Free Training and Development (i.e., Production, Event Management), Social Outings, Summer Fridays, Holiday Parties, Snacks, Vending Machine

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Conference Producer

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