Set Manager - Live Events

Recruiter
Prospero Integrated
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
18 Apr 2019
Closes
10 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Set Manager

Location: Clapham

Salary: £35,000 per annum

The Role:

To co-ordinate the set/prop construction needs of an event with the Project Manager within budget limitations. To work as a part of team.

Responsible for:

The construction of scenery/props for various events in keeping with the brief for the particular event, the installation & de-rig of sets/props in accordance to Health & Safety guidelines. To manage junior set builder and other freelance staff.

Key Responsibilities:

* On occasions, attend site visits for reconnaissance missions aiding the Project Manager when required – sorting set list in accordance to this. Otherwise working to a verbal/written brief as per the Project Manager’s instructions

* Source materials, cut to a cut list, assembling by a variety of fastening methods including screws, nails, staples and glue. Sanding, drilling & shaping with hand and power tools, priming and base painting and finishing in paint or fabric covering according to the brief & budget

* Delivering & installing sets as per the brief for the job. Collection & de-rig of these, cleaning set pieces and organising storage for these whilst keeping in line with Health and Safety guidelines. Managing other set staff and freelancers

* Maintain a record of expenditures and raise Purchase Orders etc as to keep in line with Company procedures. Maintain set/props storage area at all times. May be called to assist with other production areas when your own work is limited

This job description is intended as a general indication of the main responsibilities of
the job and does not include detailed instructions on how tasks are undertaken. You
may be required to carry out additional tasks within your capability as necessitated by
your changing role within the organisation and to meet the needs of the business.

If you feel you fulfil the above critereia please send your CV into us today

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