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PRODUCTION DIRECTOR - EVENT AGENCY

PRODUCTION DIRECTOR - EVENT AGENCY

Job Title: PRODUCTION DIRECTOR - EVENT AGENCY
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire, England
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 16597/001_1544007558
Contact Name: Live Recruitment
Contact Email: laura@live-recruitment.co.uk
Job Published: December 05, 2018 10:59

Job Description

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Career defining opportunity to join a leading agency with, large-scale budgets and an impressive client base.

THE COMPANY

With a solid foundation and a market reputation for delivering exceptional events this agency is going from strength to strength. Within-house capabilities including event logistics and production they deliver a wide range of events including product launches, conferences, dinners and exhibitions.

Working across a broad mixture of sectors including automotive, technology and financial services they have an established client base, with some of the most prestigious brands in the industry and are well renowned for delivering excellent service time and time again.

THE ROLE

Due to their ongoing success and business growth there is now an exciting opportunity for an experienced Head of Production / Production Director to come on board and take ownership of all production within the business. A broad and senior level role responsibilities include:

Heading up all production for the business

Taking and interpreting client briefs

Developing creative and technical solutions to client briefs

Taking ownership of proposals for RFI's and RFP's

Pitching for business

Developing a plan to accelerate even further the growth of their production offering

Driving technical / technology innovation across the team and throughout the agency

Working closely with internal teams

Overseeing project delivery across the team to ensure production values are maintained and developed even further

Developing "top level" relationships with key suppliers

Playing a key role within the senior management team - driving the overall direction of the agency

Budget management

Resource management including managing and selecting suppliers, freelancers and staff

Managing production onsite (both across the UK and oversees)

THE CANDIDATE

The ideal candidate will come from an event, production or creative agency where they have managed all areas of technical production, covering a wide range of live events globally. Candidates must have proven capabilities in developing technical solutions, creating proposals and pitching for business. Strong knowledge and links with suppliers within the industry is a must as is a deep production and content understanding.

In return this agency offers the opportunity to join a collaborative team where you will be empowered to use your experience and make a big difference in a premium agency.

Alternatively - forward this role onto someone in your network and take advantage of our £350 reward scheme for anyone recommended who we place.

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.