Production Manager - Exhibitions

30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum
15 Feb 2017
01 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity for an experienced Production Manager to join our client a forward thinking and highly successful creative agency, based on the outskirts of Fleet, Hampshire.

Our client is looking for the right candidate to work as part of their close knit team specifically looking after their design and build projects, these include exhibition booths, retail and display and event specification fabrications. From initial client brief through design origination and sketching, 3D design creation, budget management, technical drawings, safety paperwork creation and show project management.

This is a challenging and exciting position combining both technical and creative skills together. This role requires applicants who are able to travel internationally to be on site at exhibitions and events.

Working as a Production Manager you will be responsible to act as the main point of contact to clients representing the company and their impeccable reputation. Whilst exhibitions would be a focal point, you will be required to turn your hand to other areas of the business to assist with events, conferences and launches programmes.

Duties will include:

* Managing suppliers with build / tech requirements
* Initial quote plus budget reconciliation
* Client meetings - face to face / conference call
* Rendering images for shows
* Organiser approval pack
* Artwork and design for projects for client sign off
* Content creation if required - storyboarding, sourcing supplier, approval of video's
* Site Management
* Logistics for show - venue liaison, transportation, power, 3rd party logistics, waste disposal, rigging, H&S and lighting
* Technical Drawing and rendering
* Crew requirements - hotels, flights, transportation, subsistence
* Site surveys as required

Essential Requirements:

* Agency exhibition experience
* Microsoft Office - Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Preferably Mac based
* Vectorworks

Desirable Technical requirements: Training courses would be available for the successful candidate.

* Artlantis
* Adobe InDesign
* Adobe Photoshop
* Adobe Illustrator
* Synergist