AV Technical Project Manager - Events

Posted 02 November 2023
Salary£35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: + benefits + commission!
Job type Permanent
DisciplineExhibition Recruitment AgencyTechnical / AV
Contact NameSophie Hicks

Job description

Surrey - warehouse based. A fantastic opportunity to join a creative technical production company delivering spectacular technical event services for a wide array of clients and prestigious venues.
Trusted by some of the most impressive venues in the country, as well as varied corporate and private clients, this technical event production company provide lighting, sound, video & scenic services to their clients.
Working on a fantastic portfolio of creative and large-scale events, they have an excellent reputation within the production sector. They also boast a great internal culture with a sociable team, brilliant internal progression and training, sociable hours and generous salaries!
Due to a busy events calendar and new business wins, they are now looking to expand their team with a Project Manager. A varied role, responsibilities include;
•          Working closely with clients to understand project needs
•          Work closely with internal teams
•          Advise on technical equipment & new technologies
•          Overseeing freelancers
•          Generate proposals and quotations for events
•          Managing event budgets
•          Ensuring seamless event delivery
•          Work closely with Warehouse Managers to ensure stock is serviced
•          Maintain and develop strong client relationships
The successful candidate will have knowledge of AV disciplines with a can-do attitude and flexible working approach, and fantastic client-facing ability. Due to the nature of the live events industry working hours will be flexible and will include some evening and weekend work but this is limited and with advanced warning. Candidates must be open to this and ideally need to hold a full driving license.
In return you will have the opportunity to work for passionate and growing company at the cutting edge of technical event solutions where you will work in a friendly and supportive environment with the opportunity to further develop your career in the industry.
Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across events, experiential and exhibitions.  If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit www.live-recruitment.co.uk to view all the live vacancies that we’re recruiting for.
Vacancy reference: SH10995