Event Content producer
Your new company Hays are currently working in partnership with a retail marketing specialist who connect you to the heart of the independent news and convenience market. The industry is fast-moving and vibrant, and this is reflected by the clients portfolio that spans print (RN, Retail Express and Better Wholesaling); digital (betterRetailing.com and betterWholesaling.com); and events (including the Independent Achievers Academy, BW Summit and the Local Shop Summit). Your new role In your new role as an event executive, you will be responsible for all event content. This includes research, speech management and bespoke project content. You will plan, conduct and report findings from industry research, identifying key challenges and opportunities to shape content around what will attract attendees at events. You will research, approach, liaise with and confirm key industry and external speakers and panellists according to the event programme and objectives, as well as partner objectives. You will also be responsible for all events planning. This includes all vents logistics from inception to completion, creating and maintain plans, schedules and records as necessary. What you'll need to succeed The client needs a candidate to hit the ground running, To do this you will need: * 3-4 years experience with a key focus on events logistics from inception to completion * Strong experience with event content creation. This includes experience with research, speech management and bespoke project content. * Outstanding organisational skills * Proactively spot problems =, find solutions and seize opportunities Desirable: * Experience with the retail and wholesale industry * Experience of using digital tools or social media to increase audience engagement * Proficient with online CRM systems and social media What you'll get in return * In return you will receive a salary between £28000 - £30000 (Dependant on experience) * 33 days holiday including bank holidays * 3% pension scheme What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, I will contact you if your experience is relevant.