The Creative Store/Full-time

Sydney

Posted 3 May 2022

Closes 2 Jun 2022

We have an amazing opportunity to join this unique design and creative platform and events business, as their Live Event Producer based in their Surry Hills, Sydney office with a combination of remote working, to start ASAP.

Our client is one of the largest and most respected creativity and design festivals in the southern hemisphere.  They have positioned themselves as an integral part of the global design economy and have become a multi-faceted business encompassing a global festival series, a brand studio, and event production house.   

You will be a creative and technical producer with a strong background in live events and experiential production and will be responsible for the management and coordination of all production, operational, logistic and technical aspects in the preparation, planning and implementation of the experiential activations throughout the year. The position will advise and implement a production plan to deliver within budget, on time and safely.  

Skills: 

  • Demonstrable experience managing the production and technical aspects of festivals and/or experiential productions
  • Detailed knowledge of all areas of event operations and ability to provide support to key stakeholders at all stages of the delivery.
  • A deep understanding of the needs of speakers, and venues and the ability to schedule and manage events and activations accordingly.
  • Experience in staff and team management
  • Ability to write and manage project budgets, communicate budget targets to the team where necessary, and ensuring projects are delivered within scope, reporting to stakeholders on
  • Ability to develop briefs in and manage individual project schedules and timelines, ensuring they fit appropriately within the overall slate of projects
  • High level proficiency with Excel/Google Sheets and project management software.
  • Ability to bring thought leadership to the team with your expertise and opinions, both creative and technical, on all things live event and experiential production, advising on strategy, talent, creative direction, problem solving and areas for improvement.

 

Qualifications and Professional Attributes: 

  • You have a minimum of 5+ years’ experience in festival and/or experiential event production
  • You work extremely well with creative people (and love it) and know how to support a creative vision (even when it is chaotic and changeable) in such a way as to foster ideas, innovation and artistic integrity, whilst remaining within project scope and budget
  • You are extremely professional and organised, and a fantastic (positive) project manager who can deliver a project on time, on budget and on schedule, no matter how big or small;
  • You are self-motivated and thrive working independently and as a part of a team

 

If you have the live event experience – this truly is an exceptional company to be part of.

Send your CV to Lauren Juska at The Creative Store, email Lauren@thecreativestore.com.au or call The Creative Store on (02) 8278 7514 for more details.

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