Director, Conference Production

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The Role:

The Director, Conference Production is a proven conference marketing leader with strong editorial and communication skills.  The Director is a type-A person that is self-motivated, always puts clients and speakers first and is driven for high performance for the company. SAPinsider provides hands-on continuous training and professional development.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Manages communications and relationship with speakers before, during and after events.
  • Develops and builds “world class” conference agendas, working with our content team and speakers to develop session copy and abstracts based on top topics.
  • Organizes, writes and compiles all session abstracts and speaker biographies for an event landing page.
  • Publishes all session decks and recorded sessions to the SAPinsideronline.com website.
  • Manages all session elements leading up to the event, including speaker presentations and loading event app content.
  • Ensures smooth execution of all event content and provides a high level of customer service throughout both live and virtual events.
  • Perform post-event speaker follow-up, content analysis and reporting metrics.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, in business, marketing, journalism or related discipline along with
  • Experience working in content production, content marketing and/or event management preferable in the technology industry.
  • B2B technology and software knowledge is a huge bonus.
  • Adept at speaker acquisition, conference programming, and coordinating multiple sessions/tracks.
  • Strong editorial and communications skills.
  • HTML, CSS, Abobe Creative Suite, email systems experience preferred.

What We Offer You:

As a Director you will enjoy a competitive base salary with an annual bonus program.  In addition, the role participates in all company employee benefit programs including healthcare coverage, life insurance, spending accounts, three weeks vacation and a 401K plan with company match.

Next Steps:

Send your confidential resume and cover letter to SAPinsider at careers@wispubs.com and reference the role in your cover letter and why this is the right next step for you.