Melbourne Festival is seeking a skilled and highly experienced Production Manager for up to a 6 month contract for the October 2018 festival. Successful candidates will have a long history working on touring theatre and music productions, positive relationships with Melbourne venues and suppliers, proven stakeholder relationship management, good pre-production communication, the ability to develop and adhere to budgets, and ability to manage and support staff. Experience with Datafest and/or outdoor site builds will be viewed favourably.
Applications should include a brief CV and a cover letter highlighting the candidate’s strengths with reference to the position description and key selection criteria, and should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Production Manager”.
Applications will be accepted until 5PM on Wednesday 17 January 2018, with interviews beginning January 23rd, and the position starting in April or May, subject to negotiation.