Role: Technical Manager - Conferences & Exhibitions
Team: Technical Services
Salary: Competitive
Contract: Permanent
Closing Date: 31/12/2021

Comprising the SEC Centre, SEC Armadillo and The OVO Hydro, the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) is Scotland's premier venue for events, concerts, conferences and exhibitions. We enjoy an enviable reputation as one of Europe’s most prestigious venues with The OVO Hydro consistently ranked in the top 3 busiest venues in the world, attracting over 1.1 million visitors each year.

We’re looking for an experienced, motivated and ambitious Technical Manager to work as part of our Conference and Exhibition sector in line with our vision to become the Best Event Campus in Europe.

The Technical Manager for Conferences and Exhibitions will be responsible for working in the Technical Services team across:

  • The delivery of venue technical production services including audio, lighting, staging and video
  • Event and cost management planning (Conferences)
  • Managing and maintaining venue technical facilities
  • Building and technical standards relating to public safety
  • Budget control
  • Team management
  • Venue Development
  • Client collaboration

Our ideal candidate

Our Technical Services team work closely together in a busy environment, ensuring that all expectations are exceeded and providing the highest quality service to each event.

Are you hands-on, passionate and flexible? Skilled in the technical elements of Conferences and venue operations with a practical knowledge of current methods and resources? Are you confident working with an array of clients, adept at multi-tasking and have a dedicated and enthusiastic attitude? Are you able to take a creative approach to solving complex problems?

Our ideal candidate will instill a high-performance culture and will be driven to help deliver world class events across the SEC campus. They will have excellent people skills and be comfortable managing relationships across different company sectors. They will be able to demonstrate proficiency in strategic event planning and project management and should embrace our mission; Best Venues, Best People, Best Events.

In adopting our core values for teamwork and collaboration they should share our passion for providing excellent customer experience, acting as a role model and setting an example for the team and wider business.

Does this sound like the job for you?

If so, please send your CV and covering letter, outlining your skills and experience, our way

The People Team, SEC, Glasgow, G3 8YW or peopleteam@sec.co.uk.

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