Conference Producer

£25,000 per annum (OTE £33,000.00)

Do you have what it takes to create exciting and market leading conference programmes? Want to join a fast-paced, exciting and growing SME based in Chelmsford? Then look no further!

The Development Network is an international business, delivering a unique blend of business to business (B2B) conferences and exhibitions, specialising in the Defence and Passenger Ship sectors.

We’re looking for hungry and determined individuals to join our very talented content function.

The Role

As the Conference and Events Producer, you will be responsible for creating innovative conference programmes that engage, educate and inspire our audience. You will research and convert a high volume of information into clear themes and topics and source and engage with senior-level personnel to understand their requirements and secure their participation.

We are committed to our people and offer high level of control and autonomy over the direction of your events: if you can prove it you can do it! We are committed to ensuring you have the support and opportunities to progress on a clear promotion path.

What we need from YOU…

In return, we offer a good starting salary of £25,000 per annum and a realistic OTE of £33,000 made up of achievable targets set for each event. Your benefits would also include social team events, opportunities to travel internationally and help run our events and a generous 4% contribution to your pension scheme, 28 days holiday (incl. bank holidays), and an extended Christmas break.

If you want to be part of this ambitious and fast-growing team, then email your CV and a separate personal statement of up to 100 words telling us why you’d be great for this role! Please include reference CONPRO2017. We look forward to hearing from you! Please email

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