Special events design firm seeks Production Manager with managerial experience in a creative production field (special events, florist, film or theater) as well as exceptional administrative skills.
The right candidate should have solid office and writing skills and must be proficient in QuickBooks, Excel, Word and PowerPoint. An ability to create workable, functional templates independently is essential. Strong demonstrable interest in special events is preferred as candidate will often have contact with clients. An ability to work calmly and self-sufficiently under pressure is key. This candidate will schedule crews, fill out time cards and liaison with our Studio crews as well as organize and maintain our office. Candidate will handle all HR issues and will assist with job training. Candidate will also research and establish mutually beneficial relationships with industry venues and vendors. Those with experience managing creative people are especially encouraged to apply. Ability to work some Saturday hours is preferred.
Candidate should be friendly, fun and outgoing while maintaining a strong work ethic and a professional and welcoming demeanor at all times. Candidate should take initiative and be self-directed; be intrinsically motivated, super organized and very results oriented. Candidate should be confident and calm in fast paced, high pressure situations and environments.