Senior Event Production Manager

England and Wales Cricket Board

  • Team: Events
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Lord's
  • Closing: 5:00pm, 12th Dec 2022 GMT

Perks and benefits

Healthcare
Life Insurance
Wellness programs
Employee Assistance Programme
Additional parental leave
Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
Professional development
Paid volunteer days
Salary sacrifice
Cycle to work scheme

Candidate happiness

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Job Description

PURPOSE

We’re introducing this exciting role in the event production arm of the events team. There will be an emphasis on all parts of production delivery of event presentation and broadcast for all formats of cricket including Men’s and Women’s Internationals, The Hundred and televised domestic cricket in England and Wales.

The key aim is to deliver world class events in bowl and on broadcast to enhance the reputation of the game and encourage participation.

WHO WE ARE

The England and Wales Cricket Board is the national governing body for all cricket in England and Wales, supporting the game at every level – from grassroots to professional.

We know that Cricket is a force for good and makes an enduring impact on people’s lives. It provides great entertainment.  It teaches important skills, both physical and social.  It can help inclusion and social cohesion. It’s something for everyone to watch, play or enjoy, across genders, age, disability and diverse communities.

The ECB welcomes applications from all backgrounds to ensure we deliver our Inspiring Generations strategy and fulfil our purpose to connect communities and improve lives through cricket.

OUR VALUES

  • Stronger As One Team – We are stronger together. We allow for individual strengths and beliefs but head in the same direction. We respect, support and really listen to each other along the way.

  • Push New Boundaries – We are bold, brave and curious. We challenge and don’t settle. We forge the future whilst remembering our roots.

  • Be The Best In The Game – On & Off The Pitch – We train hard. We strive to be our best to help the team be the best. We celebrate our victories and learn from our let downs.

  • Passion For Play – We are here to inspire & be inspired. We are serious about what we do, but don’t take ourselves seriously. We enjoy the journey and have fun.

YOU’LL LOVE THIS JOB IF

  • You are creative, with compelling ideas on event delivery.

  • You are passionate about putting the spectator first.

  • You enjoy working in a positive team environment.

  • You relish the journey of planning through to event delivery

 

YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Supporting the development of the overall strategy and successful delivery of the events production.

  • Building exceptional relationships with venue staff and stakeholders to deliver match day requirements.

  • Working closely with Commercial Partners to ensure sponsor activation is aligned to the Event production ad presentation.

  • Working closely with both Sky Sports, BBC and the broadcast team to ensure event presentation is integrated into the broadcasters’ production schedules.

  • Support the management of the appointed event presentation agency for The Hundred and other suppliers to design and deliver the best event on all platforms.

  • Supporting all team members to plan and deliver this world-leading spectator journey.

  • Line management of two members of the production team.

  • Live event presentation management onsite throughout the season.

  • Managing the budget tracker for all event production spend.

  

YOU’LL HAVE

  • Excellent people skills, to communicate effectively with people at all levels, including venue CEOs, broadcasters, commercial partners, and ECB teams.

  • A creative and innovative mindset.

  • Extensive experience in ‘live’ match day production and presentation delivery of sporting events.

  • Experience of event delivery in a live broadcast environment.

  • Clear and effective decision-making skills.

  • Proven experience of tight budget management and report writing skills.

  • Excellent negotiation and mediation skills, with the ability to manage high pressure situations.

  • A proven ability to work with efficiency, flexibility, and good humour within a small team.

 

YOU’LL RECEIVE

  • Competitive salary

  • 25 days’ holiday

  • Private medical insurance

  • Non-contributory 8% pension

  • Life assurance

  • 30% discount on Castore items

Please note, the potential date for interviews is Friday 16th December.

Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

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Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

Start your de-biased application