We are currently recruiting for the following roles, please see below more information on each.
- Driver / Rigger
- Scenic Production Manager
- Production Manager
- Warehouse & Workshop Manager
Broadsword is a well-connected and creative company, with our fingers kept on the technical pulse of the event industry, we are very proud of our reputation, our specialist knowledge and the innovative work that we produce. We are a tightly-knit, courteous team, offering Creative Technical Production, with a vast amount of knowledge and experience of delivering prestigious events with respect and care.
It’s an exciting time for Broadsword as we continue to grow, we strive to remain as adaptable, motivated and responsive to our new employees as we are to our customers. We value the talents and abilities of our employees and seek to foster an open, co-operative, and dynamic environment in which everyone can thrive. We take pride in training all our employees so that they can positively represent the company in all aspects of their work.
We are committed to taking positive action to promote such equality of opportunity and our recruitment procedures are based on the requirements of the job, irrespective of race, gender, marital status, sexuality, disability, religion or age. Appointments are always made based on merit and we welcome applications from all members of the event and post-production community.
This is a full time, permanent position for an experienced driver who has an interest in working in the live event field. You will need to have at least 2 years driving experience with an EU full clean drivers licence. The role will incorporate working at unsociable hours on a flexible rota to suit the business needs. The ideal candidate would be based locally in south east London and would be able to arrive at the warehouse for early morning / late night with ease. When there is no driving to be completed the ideal candidate will help out in the warehouse to prepare jobs and check back in equipment. There is opportunity within the business to develop from this role to a more technical role as you will often be on site helping to install events, in the warehouse or helping the stage set department. We will provide technical training where necessary and actively support development within the company.
Your role will include but not be limited to:
Please send CV’s to email@example.com or for further information contact Rob on 0208 776 5386.
We are Broadsword Event House, a creative event production agency. We innovatively design, carefully plan and expertly deliver immersive live event experiences. We offer total event production for every type of audience.
London based and Award Winning, we were crowned ‘Event Production Company of the Year’ by Event Magazine in 2017 for our contribution to ITV’s Big Think. We’ve worked with BIFA, The Economist, HSBC, Mind, The New York Times and Moody’s and delivered events across the globe.
We are currently recruiting a Scenic Production Manager. This is an excellent opportunity to become part of our talented team.
You will be responsible for the management and production of designs and technical drawings, overseeing projects through from initial quotation to final delivery and leading teams onsite.
You must be proficient in Autocad and have an excellent working knowledge of construction techniques and large format print, preferably with a background in scenery for theatrical / television / live events. You must be keen to learn and develop your expertise continually, meticulous and thorough in your work and have excellent interpersonal skills. Due to the nature of the live events industry working hours will be flexible and will include evening and weekend work.
Understanding of health and safety in the live events industry
Strong practical knowledge of scenic carpentry
Creative problem solving
With an immediate start, this role is a permanent contract based on 40 hours a week and will include weekends and bank holidays as required. Specifics to be discussed at interview. Salary offered will be dependent on experience.
Alongside a competitive salary and 23 days holiday you can look forward to enjoying a great benefits package including a Personal Pension Plan, Employee Assistance Programme and Perkbox which offers many discounts in retail shops, restaurants, cinemas and much more!
Broadsword are on the lookout for a charismatic Production Manager to join our growing band of energetic event professionals.
We’d expect you to love listening and talking to people, finding solutions to implement cutting edge, creative production ideas. The world of live events is an exciting area in which to be involved; you’ll need to be adaptable, motivated and responsive, ‘a safe pair of hands’ for our customers and exceed expectations, time and time again.
One team. One experience. Broadsword deliver a complete end-to-end service. Design. Planning. Production. Event Award Winners, we’re a boutique event production agency with a great reputation, a leadership team who are hands on, really know their stuff and generous with their knowledge. The Broadsword family is filled with genuine people who care about we do and each other.
You will be based in our Beckenham office and onsite as required. You will need to be flexible in working hours as working early mornings, late nights and weekends is part of the industry.
The ideal candidate for this role will have a technical background within the AV industry and at least 2 years of production management experience in a similar role. We will also consider candidates from a technical manager role, venue management role or a similar position.
Salary – Negotiable based on experience
Main tasks of role:
Equal Opportunities We are committed to taking positive action in order to promote such equality of opportunity and our recruitment procedures are based on the requirements of the job, irrespective of race, gender, marital status, sexuality, disability, religion or age. Appointments are always made on the basis of merit and we welcome applications from all members of the AV community.
Please send CV’s to firstname.lastname@example.org or for further information contact Bruce on 0208 776 5386.
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We are currently recruiting a Warehouse and Workshop Manager. This is an excellent opportunity to become part of our talented team.
As Warehouse and Workshop Manager you will be responsible for taking the lead across these areas of the business. You will ideally come from an AV company or production agency with experience of managing an AV warehouse environment. Knowledge of technical equipment is desirable. Candidates must be a team player and have the confidence to implement efficiencies and guide the wider team.
Your role will include but not be limited to:
And any other reasonable tasks or duties as direct by your manager or senior member of staff.
This role is a permanent contract based on 40 hours a week and will include weekends and bank holidays as required. Specifics to be discussed at interview. Salary offered will be dependent on experience.
Alongside 23 days holiday you can look forward to enjoying a great benefits package including a Personal Pension Plan, Employee Assistance Programme and Perkbox which offers many discounts in retail shops, restaurants, cinemas and much more!