Maestra London are hiring a Senior Technical Manager



Mar 20, 2019

Maestra Group is an energetic global event design and technical production company with offices in both London and Dubai. We are currently looking for a full time Senior Technical Manager with a strong background in video, sound and lighting to join our expanding London office in Woolwich Arsenal.

The Role

  • Generating proposals and quotations for events and working directly with project managers to ensure that the event is delivered smoothly.
  • Onsite management of events from installation to de-rig, including crew management.
  • Delegating technical responsibility to on-site technicians (including freelancers), ensuring all duties are achieved within the deadline.
  • Ensuring you have full knowledge of the company's stock hire equipment and its functions.
  • Managing budgets to ensure maximum profitability without compromising quality.
  • Stretching the client’s creative understanding to deliver the best possible event within their scope and budget.
  • Working with the warehouse manager and team, ensuring all relevant stock is kept and serviced to the best standards.
  • Servicing and coordinating all technical requirements as requested by the project managers.
  • Working with venue operation staff to ensure in house equipment is set up correctly, and to the client’s specifications.
  • Offering technical advice and support to the project management team and occasionally clients.
  • Working closely with the project managers to ensure that the company's health and safety policy is adhered to.

Required Skills & Attributes

  • At least 4 years’ experience within events, technical management and equipment hire industries.
  • Advanced level of understanding of the technical requirements of the event market.
  • In-depth knowledge and comprehension of technical CAD drawings.
  • Able to work in a fast paced, challenging and adapting environment.
  • Able to maintain a high level of accuracy when working under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Friendly, personable, positive approach.
  • Imaginative problem-solver.

Desired Skills & Attributes

  • Knowledge of d&b sound systems, Analog Way, Robe lights, Chamsys and Avolites.
  • Experience in video, lighting and sound.
  • Extensive understanding in either video, lighting or sound.
  • Experience working with Vector Works is preferred, but not essential.  
  • Experience working with suppliers and subcontractors, mainly concentrated towards video, sound and lighting.

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: Competitive salary dependent on experience. 

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Senior Technical Manager 

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