Senior / Executive Producer – (live events agency)

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£50-65k

LONDON / Middlesex

Events

Agency

Permanent

Job Description

Are you an experienced Senior Producer / Event Director who enjoys working on large complex event projects, with varied stakeholders and a large production team?

THE COMPANY
This established agency produce major live event and digital solutions for a range of clients from their West London base.  Specifically they’re currently looking for a Senior Producer / Project Director, with bags of gravitas and excellent communication skills to lead on major projects, including for major government clients.

THE ROLE
As Senior Producer you’ll lead on major event and campaign projects for your clients.  Your first projects will be for government clients, so there’ll be a lot of client and stakeholder communication and management, as well as leading your internal team. You’ll lead a team of Producers, Technical Project Managers, Logistics Managers and Project Coordinators on specific large-scale events – so good leadership skills are essential for this role.

You’ll be someone who leads by example as you establish a clear direction for projects, and ensure they are kept on track – strategically, creatively, technically and financially.  Client liaison and team leadership are key, and you’ll enjoy bringing your proven experience to new and exciting creative, logistical and technical challenges.    

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead Producer on a range of live event projects – mainly large scale
  • Full end to end delivery of complex live event and communications projects
  • Client/stakeholder management and liaison
  • Lead the design process and the development of creative solutions
  • Lead the team on all aspects of Creative, Technical and Logistics – motivate the team to devise and deliver original ideas and exceptional product
  • Financial management of projects and project reporting
  • Be ‘the rock’ for your client and your team

THE CANDIDATE
We’re looking for a really good all rounder with strong project management skills and excellent communication skills as there is a lot of client and stakeholder communication required.  Ideally you’ll have some strong government experience as that will be the focus for the next six months working on some specific pieces of business.  You’ll be an established Project Director/Senior Producer who already has significant experience of delivering a wide range of live events projects and managing production and creative teams.  Great stakeholder management skills are key.

Key requirements:

  • Minimum of 7 years in a similar Producer/Senior producer role or Project Director
  • Expert knowledge of and proven experience in the large-scale events arena
  • Experience working on government clients/projects is advantageous but not essential
  • Core production skills across a wide set of competencies (technical and creative)
  • Proven capability to lead £multi-million projects
  • Team leadership skills and team management experience
  • Courage to challenge and innovate
  • Excellent interpersonal and influencing skills at all levels
  • Outstanding organisational and time management skills

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Producer/Senior Producer/Project Director to work on some great projects and clients.

If your experience matches the key requirements and responsibilities as listed above, please reflect these in your CV and click “Apply” now.