Senior Event Operations & Live Content Manager -festivals/shows

Regan & Dean
18 Sep 2019
18 Oct 2019
Regan & Dean Recruitment Ltd
Full Time
Contract Type
Senior Event Ops & Live Production professional needed. Vibrant agency - creative interactive festivals, consumer shows & experiential events!


Creatively passionate and fast-growing events company based in London who have a portfolio of hugely interactive and audience inspiring festivals, shows (trade & consumer) and experiential events focused around food & drink, retail, lifestyle and arts & entertainment. Small company producing exciting large-scale events in the UK, Europe and further afield internationally who have a vacancy for a senior event ops manager / producer with an events/festivals/exhibitions/shows background.

This is a senior level Event Operations and Live Content management position reporting in to the agency's Director of Events. In this role you'll be managing a team of 4 staff (tech production, event project management, live content and exhibition & features areas management) and you'll take overall responsibility of the operational planning, live content & production and on-site delivery of a handful of vibrant and very interactive multi-day trade & consumer shows as well as a range of experiential activations and industry related (but highly creative) corporate & trade events.

Key responsibilities:-
  • Lead & Manage a small event ops & production team
  • Senior level operational management of the 7 shows
  • Overseeing the in-house pre-production & live event production
  • Live content/programming & creative direction
  • Overseeing end to end event & exhibition management (incl on-site delivery)
  • Developing features area
  • Sponsorship activation
  • Supplier, sponsor, speaker, venue & exhibitor relationship management
  • Financial management
  • Operations processes, systems, QC and compliance


You'll be a creative and dynamic senior-level live events professional who has outstanding operational as well as live content production skills and a reputation for being an amazing planner with brilliant relationship building and people management skills. You'll have a proven background (working agency-side or for a show/exhibition/festival organiser) within festivals, trade & consumer shows, immersive experiences, experiential events and sponsorship activations.

Other key requirements include:-
  • Exceptionally strong event operations experience
  • Solid team and staff management skills
  • Live content and creative production knowledge
  • Great with people, good relationship builder
  • Super organised and an amazing planner!
  • Commercially driven

This is an amazing opportunity for a creative, highly motivated, super organised and resourceful senior event operations professional who is keen to join a vibrant and fast paced agency and grow along with the company on the global stage of fantastic shows, festivals and live events!

If your experience matches the key requirements and responsibilities as listed above, please reflect these in your CV and click "Apply" now!

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