FREEMAN Manager - Event Operations - Los Angeles, CA 1057 in Los Angeles, California

Encore Event Technologies, part of the Freeman family of companies, is the leading provider of unique, creative and innovative in-house audiovisual services for hotels, conference centers, and resorts throughout the United States. Encore Event Technologies partners with hotels and event planners to develop optimum ways to deliver event experiences with maximum impact, utilizing cutting edge technology. With state-of-the-art equipment and hospitality-minded technology professionals, Encore sets the event technology pace for all competitors in the industry. Encore Productions, the production division of Encore Event Technologies, is a full-service creative production and A/V equipment rental company, helping clients tell their stories in Las Vegas and around the world.

SUMMARY

Are you the leader that keeps the team moving forward and functioning at a high level? Are you passionate about Audio Visual? Do you enjoy managing multiple tasks to see events through from beginning to completion?

We are searching for a talented, customer focused Audio Visual Manager of Event Operations who will give both our internal and external clients the best service in the industry. The Audio Visual Manager of Event Operations is responsible for assisting the Director with the overall management of the property with an emphasis on event execution. Other responsibilities include:

  • Effectively manages the setup of client events to ensure successful outcomes and client satisfaction

  • Handle equipment maintenance and logistics for all inventory, secure from theft and/or damage, ensure quality of equipment and coordinate repair of damaged equipment

  • Assist the Director in managing budget for increased revenue and controls expenses effectively including sub-rentals and labor

  • Proper utilization of Company computer systems and work flow schedules in order to effectively communicate and organize workload

  • Creates an environment of continual improvement and inspired employee morale by effectively managing staff and providing direction/delegating tasks to ensure a positive work and client experience

  • Continually work toward updating and improving technical skills within the position and assisting direct reports to update and improve on their technical skills by staying informed of industry trends, tools and innovations.

  • Assist in training and development of property staff

REQUIREMENTS

  • 2+ years of applicable Audio Visual equipment set-up and operation knowledge and experience

  • Previous supervisory and hotel/hospitality audio visual industry experience

  • Working knowledge of related computer software programs, audio-visual equipment and MS Office Suite

  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds

EDUCATION

Bachelor's Degree or related experience

Freeman is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, veteran status or any other protected status. Freeman will consider, for employment, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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