Head of Production - Special Events

Job Title: Head of Production - Special Events
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $120K-140K+
Reference: 829975
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Job Published: April 03, 2019 09:30

Job Description

Our client is a leading provider of high-end event solutions to a wide variety of luxury brands and corporate clients. On their behalf, we are now seeking an accomplished Head of Production to oversee the event production team and technical strategies for all client projects and pitches.

The role:
  • Develop detailed project timelines, supplier briefs, schedules & technical drawing plans
  • Lead, train and mentor a team of production managers each responsible for multiple projects simultaneously
  • Attend client meetings and briefings
  • Translate client briefs into technical production environment in line with budget constraints
  • Management of site & equipment safety, induction systems, risk and WH&S;
  • Research new technology, implement efficient systems and process improvements
Candidate profile:
  • 5+ years’ experience in event staging and technical event production
  • Highly organised with proven ability to manage teams
  • In-depth technical understanding of audio, vision and lighting equipment
  • Collaborative team player who is solutions focussed
  • High standards of personal presentation and strong interpersonal skills
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Financial acumen
Salary & benefits:
  • $120-140,000 plus super & benefits
  • Work with a wide variety of luxury brands and blue-chip corporate clients
  • Produce unique and special event experiences
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THE MONDAY GROUP are defining a new generation of executive recruitment and talent solutions for the events, hospitality & leisure industries.

Working with clients across Australia and internationally, we are a team of modern recruiters who value relationships and possess deep industry networks.

Harnessing savvy talent sourcing techniques, we place mid to senior level professionals into a broad range of career and leadership positions.

Beyond recruitment, we provide businesses with a range of bespoke HR & business consulting services which assist our clients engage their employees and retain top talent.