The opportunity for an ambitious and adept Production Assistant to join a well-established organisation, working across an exciting and established global entity.
Location: Hybrid Working, Manchester, USA, London, Remote
Contract: Part Time (Start Date October)
Report To: Head of Broadcast Operations
Purpose of The Role
We are seeking a highly motivated and organized Production Assistant to join our team for the Esports Awards on a contract basis. As a Production Assistant, you will play a vital role in supporting both the Broadcast and Events teams to ensure the smooth execution of our annual awards ceremony, which celebrates and recognizes excellence within the esports industry. Your attention to detail, strong communication skills, and ability to work collaboratively will be essential in helping us deliver a world-class event that leaves a lasting impression on our global audience.
- Logistics Support: Assist the Events team in coordinating logistics for the awards ceremony, including venue setup, signage, attendee registration, and managing supplies and equipment.
- Talent Coordination: Collaborate with the Events team to help coordinate the arrival, accommodation, and on-site needs of presenters, performers, and other talent involved in the show.
- Production Coordination: Work closely with the Broadcast team to facilitate the setup of broadcast equipment, cameras, lighting, and audio systems during rehearsals and on the event day.
- Run of Show: Assist in the preparation and distribution of the detailed run of show document to all relevant teams and personnel, ensuring everyone is well-informed about their roles and responsibilities.
- On-Site Support: Be present during rehearsals and the event day to provide on-the-ground support, address any last-minute changes, and assist with problem-solving to ensure a seamless show execution.
- Content Management: Collaborate with the Broadcast team to organize and manage show-related content, such as video packages, graphics, and other assets, ensuring they are readily accessible during the live broadcast.
- Time Management: Help ensure that all elements of the production adhere to strict timelines and schedules, assisting in keeping rehearsals and the live show on track.
- Communication Hub: Act as a liaison between the Broadcast and Events teams, relaying information, updates, and changes effectively to ensure all parties are aligned and working cohesively.
- Troubleshooting: Identify and resolve any technical or logistical issues that arise during rehearsals and the live show, working with relevant teams to find swift solutions.
- Post-Production Support: Assist in post-production activities, including archiving footage, collating feedback, and contributing to post-event reports and evaluations.
- Organizational Skills: Strong organizational and multitasking abilities to handle various tasks, deadlines, and priorities effectively.
- Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to convey information clearly and concisely to different teams.
- Team Player: A collaborative and positive attitude, capable of working effectively with diverse teams and individuals.
- Tech-Savvy: Comfortable with technology and able to quickly learn and adapt to new software and production tools.
- Problem-Solving: Quick and creative problem-solving skills to address challenges and unexpected situations that may arise during production.
- Attention to Detail: Meticulous attention to detail to ensure accuracy and consistency in all aspects of the event.
- Flexible Schedule: Availability to work irregular hours, including evenings and weekends, particularly during event preparation and the live show.
- Enthusiasm for Esports: A passion for esports and an understanding of the gaming culture is a plus, as it will help you better connect with the event’s audience and stakeholders.
Join our dynamic team and be a part of creating an unforgettable awards ceremony that celebrates the achievements of the esports industry’s finest. As the Production Assistant for the Esports Awards, you’ll play a crucial role in bringing the show to life and contributing to its overall success.
Package and Perks
- Day Rate
Got you interested?
Please fill out our online application form and attach your CV.
If you have any further questions, feel free to reach out to us at email@example.com
We’re looking forward to receiving your application and reading why you consider yourself a great addition to the Esports Awards team!