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Event Rigging Project Manager - Hybrid Working

£30,000 to £55,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Has anyone ever told you that you are outstanding at what you do? Do you live and breathe Event Rigging? How would you like to work for a mature, prestigious, and outstanding organisation that provides seamless and endless solutions to the entertainment industries creative challenges? We are looking for a fearless and talented Rigging Project Manager to join our mission to be the best that the industry has to offer. This is a hybrid working position based in London. We want you to bring your unique set of skills and experience to a special place where you can reach your true potential. Over the past 25 years, Rigging Services has become recognised as one of the industry's most respected providers of rigging equipment and support services. Working across the full spectrum of entertainment production, including live events, concerts, festivals, TV, film, theatre, sport, corporate, exhibition, and experiential. Rigging Services are highly experienced in the reliable, safe provision of equipment, support, and technical expertise to productions of all sizes; often creating bespoke 'anti-gravity' solutions for projects which others may consider impossible. We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled individual to join our busy team of Rigging Project Managers. Working with internationally recognised and market-leading brands, this role will push you to your limits and enable you to grow in capability and confidence. There is an excellent support network and a team of industry professionals around you while you get to grips with the job. You would be joining an organisation that embraces change, which are positive, curious and respect each other, which we believe enables and empowers individual success in people like you. Our clients that you will be working with are established industry icons, as well as smaller operations. What's involved in this Rigging Project Manager role: This Rigging Project Manager role involves delivering complex solutions to a wide range of challenges. You will need to liaise directly with other departments and individuals. Our head of department will be on hand to ensure that you receive all the support you need. We are looking for a genuine team player who can work alongside a team of experts and industry professionals. Reporting to the Senior Project Manager and Directors, you will be responsible for all aspects of a project from inception to completion. Working with clients across a number of industries, you will be expected to perform various tasks including: co-ordinating internal and external resources advising the client on the most suitable solution taking budget and time constraints into consideration create and update project documentation including technical drawings, specifications, crew schedules and Health and Safety documentation.Travel will be expected for meetings, site visits, and projects. This Rigging Project Manager role would suit candidates with skills or experience in the following areas: Event Rigging Manager, Entertainment Rigging Manager, Rigging Project Manager. Benefits 20 days annual leave per year plus 8 bank holidays Hybrid working Company pension scheme Company vehicle Relaxed, Fun & friendly working environment Really exciting and varied projects Career progression Essential Skills To succeed in this role, you must have an excellent technical understanding of rigging and/or project management within the entertainment industry, and the relevant legislation and industry best practice. You must have proven time and budget management experience. A commitment to quality, self-motivation, and a commitment to providing a high-quality service are essential to ensure that every client has an excellent experience. Knowledge of Health and Safety and best working practices Strong commercial and financial awareness Strong communications skills both written and verbal in fluent English Computer literate and familiar with AutoCAD software High level of attention to detail Good organisational skills and flexibility Highly motivated and focused Strong customer service skills Desirable Skills Strong networking skills with the ability to build, develop, and maintain relationships Previous experience in a similar position is an advantage About Company Rigging Services was established in 1997 as a service and equipment resource for all areas of the entertainment industry. Staffed by personnel with strong experience in lifting equipment, production management and rigging, the operation has grown to become one of Europe's leading rigging equipment suppliers, dealing with all the major players in live production services. With multiple strategic locations and future plans to increase our network further still, our reach across the UK continues to improve resulting in greater convenience to our clients
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  • Job Reference: 705452423-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Rigging Services
    Rigging Services
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Advert / Media / Entertainment
  • Job Type: Permanent