Friday , January 27 2023

Lush Careers – Events Operations Manager

Website Lush

Job Description:

Lush Events is looking for a full-time experienced events professional to join its growing team. Working collaboratively with the team and wider business. The successful candidate will be responsible for all operational aspects of small to large-scale IRL events.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Confirm schedules with external suppliers – Build, A/V, production, furniture suppliers etc
  • Create, assess and finalise timelines with necessary team members and wider teams
  • Create production schedules and necessary documents for use on-site, reflective of all personnel (Including collating and creating necessary H&S documents)
  • Proactively and reactively provide solutions, often under great pressure
  • Ensure the highest standards of working to ensure safe, productive and efficient working conditions
  • Provide insightful and vital planning steps pre, during and post-event to maximise effectiveness and minimise any risks
  • Manage budgets and attain quotes for all associated operational requirements
  • Manage event logistics end to end (management, procurement and cost management of trucking and crew, collection and deliveries for set up and de-rig)
  • Proven demonstration of experience working on small and large-scale events, tours and long-term installations
  • Build and maintain relationships with location managers, venues, and other suppliers, able to negotiate rates and service agreements

Job Requirements:

  • Self-driven and committed to always strive for high standards and be part of a hard-working dedicated events team
  • Able to lead small and large-scale installations through prep, loading, live, de-rig and post-event
  • Previous Event management on small, large scale and touring events
  • Strong team player with a sense of humour and ability to integrate well into new teams
  • Used to working to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • A calm person with a solution-based, problem-solving approach to any task
  • Hard-working can-do attitude with adequate levels of assertiveness to be able to command crews
  • Ability to read and instruct crews to build from technical drawings/plans
  • Enthusiasm and curiosity leading to a desire to be involved in all elements of the event

Job Details:

Company: Lush

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Birmingham, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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