PRODUCTION MANAGER - EXHIBITION STANDS
£NEG + BONUS
Join this fantastic creative exhibition agency within a client facing Production Manager role - large scale custom exhibitions experience is key!
On the up and up this exhibitions focused events agency has gone from strength to strength in recent years, delivering a range of large scale exhibits and built environments for some well known brands. These have included double decker stands, activations and some fit outs; often with innovative digital aspects, creative design and event branding delivered across the globe.
Clients vary in industry sector from technology, to gaming and also retail and the production team are now recruiting a strong Production / Project Manager to deliver global projects.
We are now looking to recruit a highly organised Production Manager to deliver a range of technically challenging events for some well -known clients who has experience in delivering live events including complex stand builds.
Working closely with the creative team the Production Manager is the centre of the project and will work closely with the clients to ensure that the projects are realised within, brief, budget and exceed all expectations.
Responsibilities will include:
* Working with the client to understand the brief
* Forming the project including the scope of work, liaising with creative
* Negotiating costs from suppliers and contractors
* Costing the project and preparing a quote for the client
* Liaising with 3D designers and CAD draughtsmen
* Ensuring the accuracy of technical drawings
* Creating and managing production and installation schedules
* Managing contractors during pre-production and on-site
* Attending the projects on-site to oversee delivery
The ideal candidate will have excellent knowledge of production, build and materials specific to exhibition stands in particular. A strong understanding of health and safety with a client facing approach and a commercial awareness is also key.
Exhibitions and live events experience is imperative for this role!
Get in touch today for further information about how this could be just the move you are looking for!
Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) within the events & experiential and exhibitions industry. If this position isn't what you're looking for please go to our website for the latest vacancies and to register, or if you know someone who would be perfect for this position why not take advantage of our £350 referral scheme.
EVENT MANAGER - AGENCY
Fantastic opportunity to join a close knit and exciting team delivering a wide variety of international conferences and events.
Our client is a well-established full service event management agency - with creativity at the heart of their projects they have over 20 years' experience organising and delivering projects for a varied portfolio of clients. With a portfolio of events spanning from conferences and awards evenings through to networking events, incentives and product launches they work on a truly global basis from the UK to the US and everywhere in between!
As Event Manager you will be responsible for the end to end delivery of varied projects across their full client base.
The roles responsibilities are broad and includes;
*Liaising with clients and taking the initial brief
*Taking hold of a project from conception to completion
*Preparing initial event concepts and client facing proposals
*Implementing project timelines and overseeing deadlines
*Sourcing and managing supplier relationships
*Carrying out site visits
*Organising full event logistics including social programmes
*Overseeing delegate management and accommodation booking
*Attending events onsite to ensure successful delivery (internationally)
*Creating and reconciling budgets whilst maximising profit
*Managing junior members of the team
To be considered for this role we are looking for candidates who have experience managing event projects from initial brief through to onsite delivery. Event agency, association, conference organiser, charity and client side backgrounds will be considered however candidates must have had exposure to corporate projects (conferences ideally) along with client/stakeholder liaison and financial management. We are looking for candidates with a motivated and confident character who are keen to throw themselves into a fantastic new opportunity!
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 of the opportunities we are recruiting. Alternatively, if you know someone who would be perfect for this position why not take advantage of our £250 referral scheme.
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