Technical Producer

Production Manager - London

Ref: 318Monday 4 October 2021

£Depending on experience

Are you passionate about production and would you love to be part of a team, building back up to amazing large-scale in-person events with thousands of attendees?

As Technical Producer– Virtual & Hybrid Events, you’ll be quickly embedded in our agile and dynamic Production team. Our inclusive team culture is one where better never stops. We always aspire to deliver the flawless execution of our live events, at pace, often within ambiguity and within evolving scope.

Reporting to the Senior Producer, you will be responsible for the delivery of a portfolio of virtual and hybrid events and as Covid restrictions continue to change and ease, we’ll be adding physical elements back into the mix, to deliver a 360 service for our clients and their customers.

Working in close collaboration with our creative and account teams, alongside both our clients and internal and external technical partners, you will own the creation, acquisition and live broadcast of engaging and immersive experiences for our client’s customers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Diligently deliver assigned projects to time, cost and quality
  • Collaborate well & build internal and external relationships
  • Identify opportunities, through a production lens, to innovate and inspire
  • Meticulously manage your budgets, projects, documentation and deliverables
  • Be an expert in your discipline; fostering confidence, collaboration and trust amongst your colleagues in all departments of the agency
  • Ensure safety and compliance by creating risk assessments, method statements and event safety plans
  • Provide pitch support and own pre-production planning
  • Ability to nurture, grow and develop your direct reports and project team

About you

  • You can hold yourself responsible and accountable for the effect your influence has on your team and the organisation as a whole 
  • You demonstrate a curiosity to constantly question, innovate and be open to and identify new ways of working.
  • You can inspire your team and peers to learn, grow and be curious
  • You have a demonstrable aptitude for learning and adopting new technologies in relation to content creation and broadcast.
  • You challenge clients and suppliers in order to get to a better result/outcome; be confident in our abilities/position within the industry.
  • You demonstrate empathy, adaptability and organisational awareness
  • You have a passion for live events and a curiosity for innovation and design
  • You have the ability to adapt your working style and practices quickly to respond to different projects in terms of scale, content, complexity

Your Background, Skills & Experience

  • Experience within both physical and virtual event disciplines
  • An understanding of video conferencing platforms, content acquisition techniques and streaming technologies
  • An effective and open communicator who is honest, clear and constructive with your communications. 
  • Active listening skills and can remain open-minded in all situations
  • Ability to lead and support courageous conversations
  • Experience of responding and delivering to clients with digital, social media or tech solutions
  • An understanding of audio-visual and lighting technologies, transport and logistics, fabrication, finishes, materials & print techniques
  • Excellent financial acumen, numeracy and negotiation skills
  • Experience of managing complex budgets of varying sizes
  • IOSH certified is highly desirable (training will be provided)