DIRECTOR OF CREWING - EXPERIENTIAL BUILD AGENCY

Location
Surrey
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Jul 2019
Closes
11 Aug 2019
Ref
16946/001
Contact
Live Recruitment
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
DIRECTOR OF CREWING - EXPERIENTIAL BUILD AGENCY
SURREY
£COMPETITIVE

LKS16946

This experiential and exhibition production company, are expanding their team and now is the time to join! With lots of new business and exciting changes coming their way, they are looking for a Director of Crewing to lead the crewing arm of the agency.


THE COMPANY

Whether it's an ice cave, festival activation, exhibition or something in between this team has been there and made it happen. Working across a range of unusually complex and technology savvy events and installations this exciting agency works with some of the world's biggest brands. With their own in house creative, onsite workshop and team of production specialists they work directly with end clients as well as agencies, taking each project from concept through to on site delivery and build.

Working with high profile brands and with new and challenging projects coming through the door every day - no two days are ever the same in this agency!

THE ROLE

Due to continued success they are now establishing a crewing department within the agency and are therefore looking for a Director of Crewing to join the business and lead the development, management and growth of this department.

A broad role, responsibilities will include:

*Implementing policies and procedures across the new department
*Managing the day to day operations of the agency workshop
*Working in a client facing capacity
*Building a trusted network of reliable and skilled crew
*Sourcing, contracting and managing event crew
*Producing crew schedules
*Facilitating crew briefings, training and logistics
*Managing large teams of event crew onsite; overseeing build, operations and de-rig of projects
*Holding responsibility over the department P&L
*Overseeing a small permanent team including full line management

THE CANDIDATE

The ideal candidate will have senior level experience managing event crew working across large scale production, experiential or outdoor projects. Experience managing operations of a team as well as day to day line management are essential to be considered for the role.

Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across marketing, creative and events. 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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