SICK! Festival is seeking an experienced freelance Production Manager to join the team based in Manchester to deliver this exciting and ambitious festival in Autumn 2019.
This role is a freelance opportunity, to manage the pre-production and practical delivery of the festival. This will include site visits, venue liaison, transport, equipment hires and returns, permissions, licensing, Health and Safety, risk assessments, power supply and storage. Initial briefings and handover will take place in July 2019. The Production Manager will work freelance from July, with activity increasing in August, throughout the festival period from 18th September – 5th October and including any necessary work to wrap up all aspects of production management.
The ideal candidate will have experience in producing and managing complex multi-event, multi-venues projects, or production working with large numbers of artists and audiences. Previous experience of managing production budgets, equipment hires and other technical expenses is essential. Demonstrable experience of working in both venues and site-specific locations without technical infrastructure is also preferred.
The closing date for this post is 12 noon on Friday 12th July 2019
Interviews will take place in Manchester.