Technical Project Manager

Location Dubai
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Mylene Manalo

Contact email: mylene.talent@esmosrecruitment.com
Job ref: 32976
Published: 25 days ago

TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER

Our client is seeking a Technical Project Manager for Middle East operations who oversees music, corporate, large-scale events, and sports projects, catering to a diverse client base. This role involves handling full commercial, logistical, and technical event production, focusing on fiscal and margin control. Responsibilities include client engagement, developing bids or quotes, preparing equipment specifications from client briefs, and using CAD for project planning. The Project Manager prepares power calculations and cable specifications, manages quotations and procurement, ensures on-site Health & Safety compliance, and maintains rigging standards. Collaboration with departments leads to creating system schematics and working drawings, which are also crucial. The role demands creativity, resourcefulness, excellent communication, commercial awareness, technical knowledge, and strong people management skills.

Requirements:-

  • Proven track record in the live events industry (AV, lighting, scenic experience).

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role.

  • Team player

  • Technically-minded

  • Events Industry experience

  • Local/regional experience preferred but not absolutely necessary

  • Dubai-based role, but willingness to travel around ME is essential

  • Full clean driving license