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Production Manager – maternity cover, FTC 12 months

£28,000 - £30,529 Full-time

Edinburgh Science is looking to recruit a Production Manager to join our Production and Projects team.    

Working across the company, you will provide production and operational support in the delivery of the organisation’s portfolio of projects and ensuring the smooth working of the systems, processes and infrastructure necessary to implement them. 

The role involves some evening and weekend work and may involve some overseas projects

About you:

As you would expect, in a production role you:

  • will have demonstrable experience in the management of the full project cycle of event project delivery. With outputs including workshops, shows, interactive exhibitions and other events, you will have experience in delivering events to the highest standard, or be able to demonstrate this ability by discernible transferable skills
  • will be hands on when required with good practical knowledge of all production and technical disciplines
  • will approach this demanding role with a level head and a positive attitude to problem solving and logistics. With the ability to think quickly you can make even the most unexpected mishaps a manageable experience for all parties involved
  • will be a natural communicator with strong interpersonal skills, you will enjoy negotiating effectively and you work extremely hard at building and maintaining relationships

How to apply:

Click the link below to visit our dedicated careers portal. Please note that only applications submitted via our careers portal will be considered.

If you would like an informal chat about the role, please contact Karen Tinto-MacKinnon on

Apply online

The closing date for applications is: Monday 25 February 2019 at 11:59 PM

Interviews will be held on: Thursday 7 March 2019

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