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Technical Production Manager

Job reference: TPM/SL/20
Published: 31 October 2019

Position Type: Permanent

Sector: Live Events
Role: Technical Production Manager
Location: London


About the job

Role: Technical Production Manager

Location: South East London,

Salary: Depending on experience (£35-45,000)

Prospero Integrated are searching for a Technical Production Manager for its audio visual and production operations based in South East London. We are looking for a reliable, hardworking, trustworthy individual who can work on their own or as part of a team. You will be based at the head office and onsite as required. You will need to be flexible in working hours as working early mornings, late nights and weekends is part of the industry. The ideal candidate for this role will have a technical background within the AV industry and at least 4 years of production management experience in a similar role.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Attend Client meetings to discuss and develop solutions for the client brief
  • Prepare quotes and pitch documents
  • Attend site visits and production meetings
  • Book crew, technicians, equipment and transport
  • Support the Client pre event
  • Assess health and safety requirements and create risk assessments and method statements for each event.
  • Track the progress of each job and the documentation involved.
  • Manage equipment, crew and transport on site and liaise with the venue and client on site at the event.
  • Manage any changes that occur when on site
  • Post event completion of costs, invoicing and all related paperwork
  • Work with the team to constantly update equipment, processes and creative ideas.
  • Manage relationships with key venues where we have an onsite presence.


  • Experience within the Audio-Visual industry or Event production industry in a technical role with 2 years of experience in a project management role or venue management role.
  • Sales experience with motivation to develop profitable new business.
  • Methodical, structured and self-motivated person with excellent organisational and prioritisation skills.
  • A well organised and calm approach to the job with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Wide experience of a range of audio and video equipment and new technologies within the industry.

Desirable Skills

  • Experience of working in bespoke venues around London where standards and working practices are heavily scrutinised
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Visio, and other visualisation software
  • Experience of working with camera crews as an on-site director. A good understanding of editing techniques.
  • Show calling experience for live productions.
  • Use of CAD for drawing scaled plans.
  • Sales experience with motivation to develop profitable new business.

If this position is of interest to you, to apply, please get in touch with Stephanie at Prospero Integrated with your CV and covering letter for this position! We look forward to hearing from you!

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