Producer

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
DOE
Posted
28 August 2018
Closes
25 September 2018
Ref
JM152
Job Function
Production
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Production Manager

The fix is currently looking for a production manager to join a thriving agency brand experience agency set up in 2005 with around 35 employees, focussed on creating award winning experiential campaigns. You will be a key part of the Production team and have the opportunity to work across all the agency's clients, delivering a variety of experiential marketing activities including live events, road shows, exhibitions / installations and in-store activities. The Production team are hands on and work closely with all other agency departments, integrating closely with the account teams and taking client facing roles where appropriate.

Responsibilities

  • Acting as production lead on your projects with responsibility for all build, technical and logistical elements
  • Fully costing up creative ideas for pitch presentations and managing the project through from a production perspective through to live event and budget reconciliation
  • Delivering a variety of brand experiences and pushing boundaries with new technological innovations
  • Advising account management and creative teams on feasibility, cost implications and considerations on project concepts
  • Draft full supplier briefings and liaise thereafter to obtain full costings, lead times and production specifications
  • Full management of production budgets to include negotiation of commercial terms, cash flow forecasts and budget reconciliation
  • Building relationships and negotiating with preferred suppliers and potential new suppliers to improve capabilities
  • Managing logistics on experiential campaigns; advising on vehicle requirements, stock pickups and creating logistic schedules
  • Client liaison onsite where you will often be the only member of the production team
  • Working closely with the staffing department to ensure projects are staffed correctly and briefing event staff on production and operational elements of campaigns
  • Create and compile health and safety documentation for all campaigns
  • To review and investigate new technologies and how they could be used in experiential campaigns
  • Responsibility for providing production timing plans, schedules, cost reconciliations and updates to the account handling teams

Essential Skills and experience

  • Health and safety knowledge and the ability to create risk assessments and method statement for experiential events
  • Experience working with shopping centres, trade shows, council owned spaces and festivals and understanding key requirements of each
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills

Desirable skills and experience

  • Strong technical knowledge of sound, lighting, power, AV and interactive technology
  • Proficient in Sketchup
  • Strong understanding of event and experiential logistics
  • Experience rigging stands / set build projects

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