Production Manager (ER/3105)

Sydney: $75-100,000 plus super

This market leading event design and display business seeks an accomplished Production Manager to join their team.  You will manage production requirements for bespoke client projects, ensuring they are delivered beyond client expectations and achieve budget, timeline and safety parameters.

Specifically you will work with Creative and Technical teams to bring concepts to life and provide technical input on construction methods. You will also calculate project estimates and costs and ensure all production meets quality control standards and minimises risk/exposure. You will maintain production schedules and manage work orders for projects and ensure they meet budget and time line requirements and source and negotiate with contract production houses to facilitate manufacture, both locally and overseas. You will also manage Production team members and contractors and develop and implement procedures to improve efficiency and quality.

To be a success in this role you will require similar production experience gained in the entertainment / events/ display or other related industries along with excellent planning and financial administration skills. Sound technical, carpentry and/or building knowledge will also be highly regarded.

You will also be highly organised with well-developed interpersonal skills and the ability to form quality business relationships, have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and operate highly autonomously when required, as well as part of a team. You will possess leadership qualities, with the confidence to motivate and inspire crews/contractors, have sound levels of IT literacy, be a quick learner, thorough and with high attention to detail.

Please apply to John Hackett.