Head of Production

London, United Kingdom

Head of Production - technical live events


Our client is a technical production company based in London. They deliver a tailor-made service of lighting, sound, video, staging and set design for corporate events in some of London’s specialist and historic venues.


They are looking for a new Head of technical production. Someone who has a comprehensive knowledge and genuine interest in event lighting, sound, AV and staging technology.


The role is to manage the technical production function in the organisation. This includes:

Management and mentoring of the technical production team

Close liaison with clients to create and develop the technical aspects of their events

Develop close working relationships with other department heads to ensure the successful delivery of tailor-made technical event delivery.



Suitable candidates will demonstrate significant experience of production management on complex technical and creative projects in a variety of venues.

Advanced technical knowledge across all major production disciplines (lighting, sound, video, rigging, power, set & staging).

Ability to lead, support and mentor a busy team of event production professionals.

Understanding of quality management systems and how they can be embedded in project management processes.

Minimum NEBOSH level H&S qualification and experience of producing Risk assessment method statements for complex event productions, with detailed understanding of CDM2015 regulations.


Our client is offering:


  • An industry competitive salary
  • 28 days annual leave inclusive of Bank Holidays.
  • Additional annual leave linked to length of service.
  • Development and progression within the company.
  • Contributory pension scheme.

If you are looking for a new opportunity in the exciting world of live events and live in the London area with the specified skills and experience, then contact us now. Lets’ talk!


Salary: 48000 - 56000 Annually - Permanent

Job reference: DC21216