Technical Project Manager - Events

Posted 03 January 2024
Salary£45k - 55k per year
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnical / AVEvent Recruitment Agency
Contact NameMatthew Rothwell

Job description

A reputable audio-visual production company are currently in search of an experienced technical project manager, to work onsite in Essex with one of their key clients. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in both shaping and enhancing their growing business and overseeing all aspects of project management.


Established in 1999, this company is an audio-visual company renowned for its remarkable blend of technical expertise and proficiency in professional audio-visual equipment. Time and time again, they have demonstrated their ability to deliver awe-inspiring technical event productions. They collaborate closely with event management companies, across the UK, enhancing their service offerings and elevating the quality of event delivery.

The hire team boasts exceptional technical skills, ensuring that their client's events are equipped with the finest technology available. With years of technical expertise and knowledge as their foundation, this organisation is dedicated to making event production special

They are proud to hold ISO 9001 accreditation, providing a robust framework from which they execute our hire and event services, and there is now the exciting opportunity for a talented Onsite project co-ordinator to come on board and join their close-knit team!


Join a dynamic team, and a leading provider of Audio-Visual and scenic solutions for Live, Virtual, and onsite Hybrid Events. As a key player in their event production team, you will work collaboratively with their Event Agency clients to deliver seamless and unforgettable experiences.

The role will see you take responsibility for projects, and include taking and understanding client briefs, analyse requirements for live events, and establish effective partnerships with Event Agency clients, Prepare detailed technical and production specifications, including CAD plans, schematics, and health and safety documentation, to submit cost-effective client proposals as well as conducting thorough site inspections, managing onsite crew, and coordinating all processes during live events, ensuring safety and time management.

This key role will Also require you to take charge of budget planning and control for each project, demonstrating a keen eye for cost-effective solutions, and provide detailed feedback and analysis for each event, utilizing information gathered from client questionnaires to enhance future projects.

The role will require:


      Experience in producing live events, demonstrating the ability to handle technical production budgets exceeding £250,000.

Practical technical and production experience, including proficiency in Audio Kit, Video Kit & Switching, Lighting, Rigging, Vmix & other virtual software, Set & Staging, and CAD plans.

Extensive contacts and relationships with clients and suppliers, with a proven ability to manage large, technically complex projects.

This role will require work form the clients Essex location, but offers flexible home working when possible as well as onsite work at various locations around the UK,


We are seeking a dynamic and skilled individual to fill the role of AV and Scenic Solutions Specialist. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications and skills:

Detailed Requirements & Skills:


      AutoCAD Knowledge

H&S IOSH Qualified (Training provided if necessary)

Full Driving License

Strong technical skills in AV systems

Planning & Organisational skills

Excellent Communication skills

Analytical & Problem-solving skills

Attention to detail

Strong people management skills of onsite teams

Vacancy Reference - MR11251