Event Production Manager

PME Entertainment


Ref: SP221-08

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Event production managers are responsible for the planning and execution of events.

Event production managers typically have a wide range of responsibilities, which can include:

• Managing staff and ensuring they have adequate training to perform their jobs
• Creating a budget for the event based on projected attendee numbers
• Reviewing contracts and making sure there are no problems with dates, locations, or other details
• Coordinating all aspects of the event, including choosing vendors and contractors, setting up decorations, and arranging catering
• Overseeing the production of materials such as brochures, invitations, catalogs, postcards, and other printed materials
• Managing the flow of people at events to ensure that lines do not form at food stations or other congested areas
• Managing security at events to ensure that guests are safe and that rules are followed
• Scheduling performers and speakers and making sure they arrive at the event on time
• Establishing standards for event staff uniforms, badges, and other details to create a professional atmosphere


Required Skills and Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in event management, hospitality, business administration, or related field
• 5+ years experience in event planning and production
• Proven track record of successful event execution from start to finish
• Strong project management skills with ability to handle multiple events simultaneously
• Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills
• Creative problem-solving ability
• Highly organized and detail oriented
• Preferred Skills and Qualifications

Master’s degree in event management or related field
• 5+ years experience in event planning and production
• Certification in event planning (e.g., Certified Special Events Professional)
• Experience working with high-profile clients and VIPs
• Familiarity with event software and technology, including Eventbrite, Cvent, etc.

About the Company

Our strength lies on our ability to reach the South Asian diaspora across 6 continents. Whether in Toronto, New York City, London, Dubai or Auckland, PME has the experience to gather audiences together and engage them with a memorable show not easily forgotten.

While building our professional network, we’ve also become experts in the field of marketing and promotions. Our partners come to us for help in building their brand, dessiminating promotional messages, or with associating with an established brand (or figure) to help reach their goals. We are experts in using digital and offline media, as well as out-of-home displays to get the message across the target audience. For more information on this, please click on the links below.

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