TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER - EVENTS
CN16773 Your chance to join this boutique and versatile company and take the lead on a broad range of events! THE COMPANY This creative service focused AV company are renowned for their exceptional production of a range of live events including conferences, product launches and awards ceremonies! Working both with end clients and agencies and across sectors including pharmaceutical, automotive, financial services and cosmetics to name a few they deliver a broad variety of events across the UK and internationally. As well as offering AV solutions they also provide digital event solutions and content creation, increasing engagement and interaction at events. With a dedicated and passionate team and with onsite premises for their own kit and equipment there has never been a better time to join this thriving agency! THE ROLE Due to continued success and increased business wins there is now an exciting opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join their close knit team and be responsible for all production elements across a range of events both across the UK and internationally. A broad role responsibilities include: Managing client contact and being the main point of contact for all their production needs Creating proposals including full costings and quotes Creating CAD plans / basic floorplans / drawings Managing the full production process Liaising with venues (including attending site visits) Managing, negotiating and booking suppliers Creating all pre-event production documentation Working closely with internal teams and external suppliers Managing event logistics; booking and scheduling kit, crew and transportation Budget management Providing onsite project management including managing suppliers THE CANDIDATE To be considered for this Project Manager role you should ideally come from a technical AV or production agency and have had previous experience of managing corporate projects. Candidates must have client-facing skills coupled with experience of managing suppliers. Experience of costing jobs is essential as is strong budget management abilities. Skills in CAD / Vectorworks / Sketch-up would be beneficial as would exposure to working on both UK and international projects. Candidates must be open to both UK and international travel as you will be required to go onsite for the events. This agency can give you the chance to work within a friendly and hardworking team, where no two days will be the same!. 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.