Career Level Manager
Portfolio Development Manager – Life Sciences – Conferences
£45,000 – £55,000 + £15k-£20k Bonus + Benefits
Industry-leading b2b conference/events business seeks an exceptional Brand Director with P&L responsibility to generate exciting new launch events and manage their own portfolio of leading brands within the Life Science sector.
The Portfolio Manager role is ideal for someone at Senior Conference Producer level who is looking to step up into the role of Brand Director with P&L responsibility to generate new launches, grow repeats and manage their own portfolio of events.It’s imperative you are passionate about Life Sciences with either conference production experience in the space or an educational background in Life Sciences.
Our client has an industry-leading Life Science conference production team with the remit to discover, develop and nurture new conference ideas in emerging therapeutic classes, disease areas and technology fields – with the ultimate goal to building leading brands for the specific communities.
As a leader in their field, our client will provide a 6-month Brand Director Qualification program into the role to embed core principles of Strategic Production, Topic Generation, Validation, Product Growth Strategy, Project Leadership, Portfolio Management & People Management.
Portfolio Manager – Life Sciences – What a successful candidate needs:
·Conference Production experience within Life Sciences, ideally a Science-based academic background
·Strong entrepreneurial spirit, tenacious, ambitious and highly motivated
·Demonstrable ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
·An interest to get involved in developing out ideas and turning emerging and future concepts into commercially successful conferences; a willingness to get stuck in, build relationships and to learn
·Experience of strategic portfolio development or new event validation is desirable, but not essential.
If you have ambitions to run your own conference business – this could be the role for you!
What our client will offer you:
·The opportunity to work in a dynamic, fast-paced, professional business environment
·A company where the culture is one of transparency, honesty and support
·1st class training and career development programs
·Unlimited career opportunities
·A supportive environment that loves to celebrate success
·Excellent base salary + bonus/benefits
·Monthly Awards and Social Events
·Annual Awards Dinner
·Busy and active social calendar
·Annual personal learning budget
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