MD - Conferences

60000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent Benefits + Profit Share
13 Jul 2022
10 Aug 2022
Job Title
Managing Director
Contract Type
Full Time
MD – Conferences

GBP60,000 – GBP70,000 + Bonus + Benefits (Share options)

Niche events business seeks an exceptional senior conference producer looking to move into a managerial role in the role of MD.

This highly successful Life Sciences events business is enjoying record growth and as a result of this the need has arisen to hire an outstanding senior conference producer who has ideally experienced some management duties in their current role. They are currently at 20 full–time employees, this number is expected to grow significantly in the months ahead.

The MD is responsible for a division encompassing the creation and development of events. Assuming full P&L responsibility, the MD delivers commercial targets set by the board of directors.

Main duties:

Devise, operate and evaluate a strategy designed to deliver commercial targets. Develop new events through continuous research and validation.

Hire, develop and lead a team of producers.

Provide training, coaching and mentoring for managers in production.

Uphold the standards of production expected within the business.

Contribute to the development of leadership within the business.

Champion their core cultural values of quality, inclusion and equality.

Profile of Candidate required:

5 + years in conference production ideally with some management skills

An interest in b2b events

Degree educated

A proven track record of delivering exceptional b2b conferences

Entrepreneurially minded with an interest in running your own division within a business

Ideally an interest in Life Sciences (not a must)


Monthly Awards and Social Events

Profit share

Share options

Hybrid working – flexible

Lipton Media is a dynamic, proactive and progressive media recruitment agency solely dedicated to the media industry. We are leaders across media sales and creative opportunities. We cover: media sales, digital media sales, print sales, exhibition sales, event sales, conference sales, outdoor sales, radio sales, marketing, conference production and editorial jobs.

Our clients range from small start–up companies to FTSE 100 and 250 businesses. We work with people at every stage of their career from undergraduates looking for their first entry point into sales to senior managers and directors looking for their next challenge