Event AV & Production Manager (venue – operations team)

E7012

£competitive

LONDON

Events

Venue / Agency

Permanent

Job Description

Perm role working at a high-profile London venue for an Event Operations (AV & Production) Manager – in-house AV & production experience essential!

ROLE

This exciting role reporting into the Head of Event Operations will see you working on the production, AV provision and venue-side operational delivery of indoor and outdoor events ranging from weddings & special events to big public facing events & press launches as well as a whole raft of learning & education events and academic-related symposia and conferences at this highly regarded London visitor attraction and venue.

You will lead a team of AV & production staff, manage the in-house AV kit, hire in additional equipment when needed and provide technical AV, production and event operations & venue coordination advice and services to a range of event owners and clients. As well as operational event delivery, budgeting, multi-stakeholder management and technical AV provision this position specifically focuses around leading the AV & Production team – providing both the long term strategic view and front-line leadership as required.

YOU

You'll be a highly organised Event Operations / Production Manager / AV Manager with experience of event production and providing technical AV advice & services to event owners and clients. Ideally you'll have a venue, AV supplier, festival organiser or production agency background and will have worked on a wide range of indoor & outdoor events (both small and large and across private, corporate, academic & public facing events).

Key candidate requirements:-

  • Solid event/venue operations experience
  • In depth AV technical knowledge
  • Extensive experience of the management of crew, contractors & suppliers
  • Strong H&S knowledge
  • Good budget & financial management
  • Organisation of AV equipment, crowd control barriers, site services etc
  • Management and stock control of in-house AV & production kit
  • Experience of working with listed buildings and on a major visitor attraction site

This is a fantastic permanent opportunity for a talented Venue Event Operations / Production Manager with strong people management skills who can bring to the table substantial experience in AV, technical production, crowd control management, site services, H&S and operational event delivering!

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