Job title: Ops/Production Manager
Employment type: Contract
Experience: 1 to 3 years
Salary: R22000 to R25000
Job published: 14 May 2021
Job reference no: 3147492446

Job Description

A dynamic BTL Agency in the North is looking for an Ops/Production Manager for a six-month fixed term contract to manage the execution of a number of projects. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Preparing requests for quotes
  • Sourcing quotes
  • Negotiating with suppliers to ensure best pricing (print, promotional items, installations, activation elements etc)
  • Preparing detailed, accurate project plans and timelines
  • Managing end-to-end planning and delivery of activations / projects
  • Managing production timelines
  • Ensuring the smooth running and exceptional quality of activations / projects through on-the ground management and interventions when required
  • Managing partners, promoters and venues
  • Collating feedback from activations for continuous improvement
  • Office administration / budgeting

Essential Experience / Skills:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in managing activations, with a strong track record of delivering exceptional quality activations and projects
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Ability to find alternative solutions and to think creatively to drive the desired outcomes
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent ability to plan
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to manage people
  • Ability to be assertive when required, specifically in managing execution of activations
  • Ability to solve problems