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Operations/General Manager - Live Events

  • Location: Hayes
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Operations/General Manager - Events and Logistics

Salary DOE

ASAP

Exciting Opportunity in Worldwide Logistics!

Are you ready to embark on a thrilling journey in the world of logistics and freight forwarding? We are working with a leader in the industry, established in 2003, who is seeking a talented Operations/General Manager to spearhead the team and take them to new heights!

Whilst providing logistics solutions for the Live Touring, Theatre, Film, TV, and Sport industries, as Operations/General Manager, you will be at the helm of our dedicated team, ensuring seamless day-to-day operations and aligning with company and departmental objectives. Your proactive approach and sharp attention to detail will drive efficiency and excellence across all facets of our operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage the Operations Team with expertise and strategic direction.
  • Maintain and update Company SOPs to ensure operational excellence.
  • Develop and implement workflows to optimise efficiency and knowledge sharing.
  • Navigate time-sensitive challenges with grace and agility, resolving urgent matters promptly.
  • Foster a positive and collaborative work environment, promoting growth and innovation.

Essential Requirements:

  • 5+ years of managerial experience in the entertainment transport industry (Touring, TV, or Film/Television).
  • Entrepreneurial mindset with a knack for problem-solving.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong project management abilities with a keen eye for detail.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to drive workflows amidst business growth.
  • Professional demeanour with a willingness to go above and beyond.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a leader and manager to take on a pivotal role within a dedicated, hardworking team!

To find out more about this role please email hannah.johnstone@handle.co.uk

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds - we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent for every opportunity through a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.