PRODUCTION MANAGER - EVENT AND BUILD AGENCY

Location
Leicestershire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Jan 2019
Closes
01 Feb 2019
Ref
16580/001
Contact
Live Recruitment
Function
Event Logistics
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
LG16580



Don't miss this great opportunity to join a leading agency where no two days are the same and you will get the opportunity to work across a wide range of events!



THE COMPANY



Offering a range of services from bespoke design and build through to full technical production they delivery a broad range of events including exhibitions, conferences, launch events and experiential events both across the UK and internationally. Working both with end clients as well as agencies , they pride themselves on delivering high quality events with exceptional service.



With a passionate and dedicated team, and with their own dedicated warehouse and kit there has never been a better time to join this vibrant agency!



THE ROLE



A fantastic opportunity has now arisen for a Technical Production Manager to join this highly regarded agency. Being responsible for all elements of pre-production through to delivery this is a broad role with responsibilities including:



* Providing technical solutions to a range of events

* Managing the full event production process from concept to delivery

* Attending client meetings

* Technical specification and documentation

* Liaising with internal teams including design and build to ensure smooth integration

* Supplier liaison and management

* Overseeing the logistical planning of transporting kit and equipment

* Ensuring H & S on events

* Managing budgets

* Site visits

* On-site management including overseeing install / set up and managing freelancers onsite



THE CANDIDATE



The ideal candidate should have a strong technical background, which can be gained from either working for a production agency, technical AV company or venue. Candidates must have excellent knowledge of all technical disciplines including sound, lighting, video, scenery and staging. Exposure to working on a broad range of events including exhibitions, experiential events and conferences would be an added benefit but is not essential for the role. Candidates must have a good working knowledge of H & S regulations for events. Senior Technician's looking for a change of direction would also be considered for the role provided you have technical / AV knowledge and the ability to technically specify an event.



Candidates must be open to travelling onsite for events both in the UK and overseas and also have a driving licence and access to a car.



In return this is a fantastic opportunity to join a fast growing technical production company where you can broaden your experience and take the lead on a huge range of exciting and high profile events!



Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) in events, exhibitions and experiential. If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit www.live-recruitment.co.uk to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.



Alternatively - forward this role onto someone in your network and take advantage of our £350 reward scheme for anyone recommended who we place!

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