Maestra London are hiring a Director of Operations

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Jan 29, 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 Director of Operations, with a strong technical background to join our expanding Dubai Office.

The Role

  • The Director of Operations is a newly created senior position within the company, designed to support the Managing Director to deliver the company's revenue growth ambitions as well as executing the company's vision to 'create event methodologies that separate us from the rest'.

  • You will be a key member of the senior leadership team and will be expected to input into the overall company strategy and working practices, as well as ensuring all the departments work collaboratively together to deliver world-class events.

  • You'll be the key Senior point of contact responsible for the Technical and Operational functions of the company. You will be expected to lead the company in remaining at the forefront of technology in the market and ensuring that it maintains a robust back-end structure to ensure seamless delivery.

  • Working alongside the Director of Projects, this role will be responsible for setting the strategic direction for the Technical and Operational functions of the business ensuring the company delivers world-class events to budget. Therefore, you will have direct responsibility for the following teams:

             o Technical Department (Lighting, Sound, Video, Rigging) 

             o Operations Department (Logistics & Crew)

Key responsibilities: 

  • As part of the Senior Management Team, your key role and responsibilities will be to:
  • Lead by example and develop new and existing working practices and behaviours to ensure the teams are working efficiently and collaborating effectively with clients and suppliers, between themselves and across the whole business; 
  • Work with the heads of departments to ensure the teams are delivering a first-class technical service. Overview the ongoing maintenance programme and equipment capital expenditure for the company.
  • Strive for a high level technical delivery from all departments, measured by client and projects department feedback. 
  • Take overall responsibility for the department's financial planning and account profitability to ensure the company's financial targets are being met.
  • Take an overall management of the utilisation, organisation and layout of warehouse facilities. 
  • Act as the go-to solution provider for complex technical and operational projects.
  • Have an In-depth knowledge of Technical Equipment, permanently analysing market and client trends to ensure Maestra remains competitive and innovative. You will be expected to provide regular analysis of stock and asset rotation to ensure that we are maximising utilisation.
  • Ensure and oversee company planning to ensure maximum operational efficiency. 

Job Type: Full Time reporting to Managing Director 

Salary: Dependent on experience. 

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

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