HEAD OF PRODUCTION - EXHIBITION D&B
We are looking for an experienced Production Director/Head of Production to join a fantastic full service exhibition design & build agency in the North West. With responsibility over leading and developing the production department this is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a brilliant business!
As the UKs fastest growing full service exhibition design and build agency, our client provides innovative and custom design and installation services to a broad variety of clients. Working with both exhibition organisers and event agencies their busy calendar consists of around 25 stands per month and they have delivered a number of award winning exhibition stands to date. With 85,000 sq feet of warehouse space, all services under one roof and a team comprised of experts within the industry they deliver projects to the highest possible standard whilst also offering the best value to their clients.
This is a career defining opportunity to join a leading business and take hold of developing the production department.
Our client is now looking for a Head of Production/Production Director to join their team. Reporting directly to the CEO, the successful candidate will be the driving force of the production team.
Key responsibilities will include:
*Holding overall responsibility over the delivery of projects
*Contributing to the development of business strategy
*Managing the daily planning of production operations
*Ensuring department targets are met on a weekly/monthly basis
*Implementing and reviewing production processes to improve efficiencies
*Coordinating department integration with other internal teams
*Accountability for health & safety processes across the team
*Resource management including hiring staff
*Line management of the team including KPI settings, appraisals, training and development
*Monitoring costs, department budgets and ROI
*Onsite management when required
Candidate must have previous experience of working in a similar role within an exhibition design & build or event production agency. A proven background in implementing processes and efficiencies within a team as well as experience leading and developing a team are essential to be considered. Candidates must also have a strong commercial awareness and knowledge of build materials and processes.
In return you will get the chance to join this fantastic agency at a senior level and really have an input into the projects they deliver!
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