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Solomon Group Productions, LLC
New Orleans, LA
TOUR | Theme Park / Cruise Ship | Corporate / Trade Show | House of Worship | Concert / Event

Expires: 11/15/18

Pay

70K - 90K

Solomon Group is searching for a talented and experienced Production Manager to add to our rapidly expanding team.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years of production management experience that includes a variety of successful events produced in diverse environments.

This is a full-time position based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Solomon Group produces major events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects. Seriously. We're talking HUGE concerts, galas and festivals with celebrity talent and thousands of attendees, some of the country's most breathtaking museum exhibits, and scenic environments you've probably seen on TV.

Sound good so far? Read on.

If you thrive on projects with a ton of moving parts, if you love the feeling of coming through for clients, and if you pride yourself on making complicated tasks look effortless, then we want to learn more about you!

Responsibilities of this position include:
-Overseeing the production process;
-Drafting production schedules;
-Coordinating load-in and load-out schedules based on the nature of the show;
-Ensuring that productions are cost-effective by optimizing resource utilization and adjusting schedules as needed;
-Interviewing and hiring production staff members;
-Establishing and implementing standard operating procedures for all assigned productions;
-Serving as liaison among different departments throughout the production period;
-Estimating costs of production elements for a variety of shows and events;
-Coordinating cross-rental equipment;
-Implementing production safety procedures;
-Ensuring that all of the above processes result in a seamless hand-off of the individual production elements over to the operations side of the shows and events.

The ideal candidate MUST have:
-Extensive technical knowledge of lighting, video, LED and audio systems;
-The ability to effectively lead and motivate a crew on-site;
-Excellent verbal and written communications skills;
-Superb interpersonal skills;
-The experience and ability to create and manage production budgets;
-Demonstrated ability to manage a variety of projects simultaneously;
-The ability to maintain an even temper under tight deadlines and stressful conditions;
-Outstanding troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.

At Solomon Group, we work on several productions at once. So you must be quick on your feet, motivated, willing to travel, and enjoy new and creative ways to employ your skill set. A flexible schedule is also a must, since most of our projects take place during nights, weekends and holidays.

Compensation
Salary will be determined based upon experience. Solomon Group offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off, life insurance, an IRA plan with company match, paid parking and more.

About Solomon Group
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential production services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects. Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of clients in the United States and Canada.

Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

In 2012 and 2013, Solomon Group was named one of the areas Best Places to Work by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. In 2014, Solomon Group was named the No. 10 Top Media Company among Americas fastest-growing private companies on the prestigious Inc. 5000 List.

APPLY
To be considered for this full-time position in New Orleans, Louisiana, please visit our website at http://solomongroup.com/join_our_team/careers/.

Solomon Group does not accept phone calls or walk-in applications.



Contact

Joy Speed

Hr Manager

jobs(at)solomongroup(dot)com

http://www.solomongroup.com

(504) 252-4500

Business Address

825 Girod St.

New Orleans, LA 70113

Posted: 05/15/2018 10:25:50 EST

Last Updated: 05/15/2018 13:00 EST

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