Deputy Production Manager


32,000-36,000 a year plus benefits

Hours of Work



The O2 - The O2, Peninsula Square, London SE10 0DX

Closing Date

Sunday 21st July 2019

Full Description

About the role: The O2 Technical team are looking for a Deputy Production Manager to assist with the delivery of our amazing events and to ensure a successful operation at The O2!

You will support the delivery of the production operation in the arena and special event spaces, ensuring safe and operationally efficient events.

Providing support and advice on production related matters to external and internal departments; you will provide event plans, compliant to venue H&S procedures and current guidance and legislation.

You will deliver and plan venue event conversions to ensure all event formats are delivered against budget and approved SOPs in the required timeframe.

You will be responsible for the direct line management of the Production Supervisors and support the Production Manager in managing, servicing, storing and upkeep of all The O2 equipment that falls under the ownership of the production team.

About you: We are looking for someone with production experience in a similar size venue; a good working knowledge of Production Rigging and IOSH or NEBOSH H&S qualifications.

A competent AutoCAD user with the desire to improve; we are looking for an organised and flexible person who has a commitment to delivering the best.

With experience in motivating and managing people, you will be ambitious and keen to learn. You’ll have excellent communication skills with the ability to build good internal and external relationships with and influence a wide level and range of people.

We’re looking for a positive team player who can manage their time and workload effectively and be able to use their initiative when required.

You will need to be able to work flexibly across a 7 day week and be proficient in Microsoft Office.

When: First round interviews will take place between 24-26 July and second round interviews will take place on 30 July.

About us: Owned by AEG, one of the leading sports and entertainment presenters in the world, The O2 has become the multi-award winning home of world-class entertainment. The 20,000 capacity venue has hosted a variety of artists and shows including Prince, Ed Sheeran, Adele, the BRITs, ATP tennis World Tour Finals, NBA Basketball and more.

So why apply?

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to develop their career within the live events industry and to be part of one of the world's largest entertainment and sports organisations.

AEG is an exciting and inclusive place to work. We value our employees and inspire them to be the best they can be!

Our employees benefit from a group private pension plan, private medical insurance, life assurance, EAP, 50% off travel on MBNA Thames Clippers, Cycle to work Scheme, Season Ticket Loan, office fruit, holiday exchange, giving back days and discounts at bars and restaurants at The O2.

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all and our approach to recruitment and selection is fair, open and based purely on merit. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

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