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Model Shop Manager

Location: South East
Industry: Product Design
Discipline: Design Manager
System: Other CAD
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum

Job Title: Model Shop Manager

Location: Surrey

Role: Permanent

Our client has one of the most innovative and creative model & props departments in the production industry, they have a talented team of model makers who are industry specialists in the latest modelling techniques and methods.

They're clients are global companies across the retail, automotive, exhibition and live events industries. They create exciting and innovative projects and are lucky enough to work with some of the biggest brands that the UK has to offer.

Primary Duties:

  • Running daily operations in the model shop
  • Managing the team and ensure the department is run efficiently and effectively
  • Creating solutions for client briefs but also the production of props and models
  • Ensure that they achieve the highest possible standards within budget and meet deadlines
  • Managing the model shop team on all aspects of the model shop process through to completion
  • Work closely with the Production Desk and will also be working alongside the model shop makers to advise, coach, support the team
  • Attending management meetings, receiving training and developing team members
  • Quoting and advising on how they approach the projects that come in

Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Working in a model shop (theatre, stage, tv, set are all interesting for us!)
  • Using new modelling techniques and processes
  • Producing bespoke pieces to fast time scales and budget
  • Managing a freelance team, staff schedules, shifts and workloads

Additional Information:

40 Hour Week | Monday to Friday | 8:00 to 17:00 | Pension | 28 Days Holiday

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