Job Title: Senior Conference Project Manager

Location: Co Dublin

Salary: €38,000 – €40,000+

Reference: LMF1446

Are you looking to advance your career in conference organisation? Specialising in association conferences, this dynamic PCO enjoys a steadily growing reputation for its skilful and personable delivery of conference management services. The intimate team of conference professionals have handled some of the largest conferences held in Ireland and are dedicated to continuous personal and professional development.

They now require an seasoned Conference Project Manager with at least three years’ experience in the project management of complex national and international association conferences. Candidates must demonstrate thorough knowledge of, and enthusiasm for, the meetings and events industry including venue specifications, social event and tour options, and extensive supplier contacts. Third level qualification in hospitality and/or event management is an advantage but not essential.

Key skills required include:

  • Ability to build and maintain excellent relations with clients, suppliers and colleagues.
  • Strong financial management skills including experience managing conference budgets and negotiating contracts.
  • Event marketing skills – working with graphic designers on digital, email and social media campaigns. Knowledge of Adobe In-Design or Photoshop an advantage.
  • Strong leadership skills along with evidence of leading and motivating project teams in a PCO environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills along with good office admin skills.
  • Knowledge and experience of working with hybrid conference platforms is a distinct advantage.
  • Experience of Aventri Software and/or WordPress also an advantage.

This is a full-time role, but part-time role options will be considered for the right candidate. Company benefits include:

  • Bonus
  • 23 days annual leave
  • Additional paid holidays rewarded based on length of service
  • Company phone and laptop
  • Tax saver travel ticket options
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Training and development opportunities

If you are seeking a new challenge in the industry within a positive, friendly and fun workplace, this could be the perfect fit!