Maestra London are hiring a Senior Project Manager

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Dec 24, 2018

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 Project Manager, with a strong technical background to join our expanding London office in Woolwich Arsenal.

 The Role

  • Overseeing projects from initial brief through to completion.
  • Generating proposals and quotations for events and working directly with the technical managers to ensure the event is delivered smoothly.
  • Ability to manage production budgets from £200k.
  • Creating project timelines and overseeing the progression of each job, excelling at time management for yourself and members of your team, ensuring everything is running to schedule.
  • Creating site documents such as crew briefing and full event schedules (from build, show to de-rig)
  • Carrying out accurate and methodical site surveys alongside technical managers and production designers.
  • Liaising with venues and contractors.
  • Onsite management of events from installation to de-rig, including crew and contractor management.
  • Delivering events on time, in budget and to the expectations of the company and client alike.
  • Responding to requests from team members and clients both efficiently and effectively.
  • Working closely with the technical managers to ensure that the company's health and safety policy is adhered to.
  • Travelling abroad for site visits and onsite management.

 The Person

  • Experience of working in a fast-paced, challenging and client facing environment.
  • At least 4 years’ experience within events.
  • Advanced level of understanding is also required with all event technologies (audio, video, lighting, projection, etc.)
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills.
  • Willing and able to travel overseas for site visits and jobs.
  • Able to maintain a high level of accuracy when working under pressure to tight deadlines.
  • Friendly, personable, positive approach.
  • Imaginative problem-solver.

Desired Skills & Attributes

  • Experience working with event suppliers (technical / set builders / furniture)
  • Experience working with Mac Software and Google Drive

Job Type: Permanent, Full Time.

Salary: Competitive dependent on experience.

Please submit all applications to jobs@maestra-group.com

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Senior Project Manager London

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