Conference Programmer

Location
Norwalk, Connecticut
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Jul 14, 2018
Closes
Aug 14, 2018
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Minimum Experience Required
3 years
Manages Others?
No
The Marketing Communications Group of Access Intelligence is seeking for an event content pro to manage the speaker and session sides of our events and trade shows. Our group produces a variety of events and trade shows across the Event Marketer (eventmarketer.com) and Chief Marketer (chiefmarketer.com) brands.

The Conference Programmer will be responsible for:
  • Collaborating with senior content directors on live event and trade show content—session topics, general session formats, content flow and directions
  • Handling all aspects of event speaker rosters—from identifying speakers to inviting them, confirming them and communicating with them
  • Moderating sessions and introducing speakers on-site at events and trade shows
  • Working with marketing teams on content-related promotion
  • Traveling to our events and trade shows and other industry events
  • Soliciting feedback from speakers during and after events
What we are looking for:
  • 3+ of experience working directly on the content side of events and trade shows
  • Direct experience programming breakout sessions, keynotes, general sessions at events and trade shows
  • Must be comfortable recruiting speakers for events and building a network of relationships in the industry
  • A “go get ‘em” attitude for getting great speakers, programming great topics and creating great event experiences
  • Superb organizational skills and the ability to work under hard deadlines