FST Media & FSTGov (www.fst.net.au) delivers Australias largest and most industry-respected conferences, events, roundtables and specialist publications for the high-end banking and finance technology, and Government sectors.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Conference Producer to join our growing company and take the next step in engaging with C-suite executives from blue chip companies and the public sector.
Key tasks for the role include:
Successfully produce all assigned events and secure C-level industry executives for speaking and panel sessions
Project manage each event from start to finish by collaborating effectively with the project team (also including sales lead, events manager, and campaign manager) to ensure all elements of event development and delivery within budget
Develop/maintain and manage relationships with key industry contacts, including corporate communication contacts in the industry
Delivering the events on the day and managing speakers and clients effectively
Contribute to delivering a high level of audience and sponsor satisfaction
Contribute to the profitable outcome of each event
Finding innovative ways of audience engagement, developing new initiatives and implementing them to further help grow our brand and recognition in the market
Required skills and experience:
At least 2 years' experience in conference production
Experience in delivering quality events and ensuring commercial viability
Ability to translate high level concepts into events
Strong writing / journalistic skills
Research and analytical skills
Project management skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Attention to detail and highly organised
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team within a pressurised environment and tight deadlines
Ability to build business relationships at all levels
Note: this is an event production position not operations role -- we are looking for someone to join our team who has a keen interest in producing content and growing our events and brand across the region.