The Production Lead is a critical point of contact for all event related needs of a Luxe client. He/she is responsible for building and maintaining client relationships. The Production Lead works in a team-oriented environment with the other operations departments to deliver a seamless and integrated client experience.
A successful Production Lead will:
Aims for the WOW!
Establish contacts and develop relationships with vendors/partners
Possess the ability to lead a team as well as work as part of a team to produce the desired result
Continue to be an exceptionally organized individual with a strong ability to pay attention to details
Proactively handle any arising issues and troubleshoot any emerging problems on the event day while remaining calm and even-tempered
Maintain a strong ability to interact and get along with people from diverse backgrounds
Excel in time management and communication skills
Have up-to-date knowledge of event trends
Inhabit the ability to manage multiple projects independently
Understands the essence of customer service.
Able to design and adjust quickly.
Collaborates with Event Designer and help lead them to execution.
Takes on special projects from conception to completion for the Logistics Manager, Director of Development, and senior management.
Supports Director of Development and purchasing department with sourcing new items.
At least (2) years of experience in events (weddings, meetings, parties, corporate events)
Knowledge of event venues, design trends and style.
Knowledge of display concepts, construction, art fabrication, and lighting.
Able to efficiently and safely use light tools.
Sound math skills.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Ability to deal effectively with a diversity of individuals at all organizational levels.
Excellent attention to detail, highly organized, and good follow-up skills.
Driver’s license + access to a vehicle with proof of insurance
Located in Chicago, IL or nearby suburb
Weekend + holiday availability
Daytime and evening flexibility
Competitive salary with unlimited potential