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Chas Clarkson is proudly Australia’s leading full service, commercial Christmas decoration and illumination company. We are recognised as the market leader in Christmas decorations for commercial spaces such as shopping centres and city centres. We continue to achieve high growth and deliver unrivalled consumer experiences and we are always on the lookout for new talent…whether Project Management, Design, Production, Operations or Logistics.
We value our staff and reward them appropriately with a highly attractive salary package and a range of benefits.
If you think you have what it takes to help us develop our business, we would love to hear from you.
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BESPOKE PRODUCTION MANAGER
Reporting directly to the Production& Logistics Director, this is a unique and exciting opportunity. Working with high-end clients nationally, this role offers a great environment, variety and good future prospects.
Working with an established team in the production department to deliver various elements of production on bespoke projects throughout the Christmas season.
The position is based in the Sydney head office and is full time with an immediate start.
Your overall responsibility will be to manage Production for our bespoke client projects and to ensure they are delivered beyond the expectations of our client's objectives, meet safety guidelines, and achieve budget and timeline parameters.
A successful track record in a similar position in the entertainment / events / exhibition or other related industry is required, with sound Technical, Carpentry & Construction knowledge
-Work closely with the Creative and Technical Department to bring concepts to life
-Provide expert technical input to Creative team on construction methods
-Estimation & Costing of project costs
-Quality control and ensure all production meets Australian standards, minimizing Company risk/exposure by adopting best practice techniques in all manufacturing.
-Maintain Production schedule for approved projects -Ensuring production projects run within budget, to time lines & agreed milestones.
-Source and engage a pool of contract production houses to facilitate manufacture in both Australia and abroad.
-Working alongside the Production and Logistics Director to manage &negotiation with Contract Bespoke manufacturers, both in Australia and abroad.
-Manage work orders for production department
-Manage Production team members plus seasonal in house Contractors & Workshop crew, during peak production periods
-Develop and implement procedures to improve efficiency and quality.
PROJECT MANAGER NSW
Working with high-end clients nationally, this role offers a great environment, variety and good future prospects. Reporting directly to the Project Operations Manager, the position is based in the Sydney head office and is full time with an immediate start.
Your overall responsibility will be to manage client projects to ensure they are delivered beyond the expectations of our client's objectives, meet safety guidelines, and achieve budget and timeline parameters.
The successful applicant will be seeking long-term employment with an industry leader where they can use their background in project management and production experience in the display / event / entertainment / exhibition industry. Ideally this experience will be underpinned by creative flair, design awareness and decorative skills. You will also have acquired technical knowledge in construction, lighting, installation & dismantling.
-Estimate & Specify Projects with the assistance of the Production, Product, Install and Dismantle & Logistics teams and ensure relevance to budgets & design
-Conduct thorough site analysis and infrastructure review
-Production of weekly reports & schedule updates
-Conduct feasibility on concept development
-Overseeing production & quality control of projects with the production team
-Ensure projects run within budget & to time lines
-Ensure clients site is prepared and infrastructure is ready and fit for use
-Managing project logistics, installation & dismantling
-Managing impeccable overall project records
'MIDWEIGHT' CREATIVE /DESIGNER NSW
We are looking for an outstanding Creative to join our small but ambitious creative team in a full-time capacity.
Design for Iconic public spaces!such as shopping centres, Airports, and city centres.
You will be working with a dynamic team, where your talents, experience and hard work will be noticed and rewarded.
You will be a creative 'ideas person', who is passionate about design and keeps up with the latest trends and new innovations. You should enjoy working and collaborating within a team, while also possessing the ability to manage your own projects autonomously. You will have an excellent ability to communicate your ideas both verbally and visually.
-You will be required to design and develop Christmas creative concepts, create quality artwork presentations then follow the design process through to the manufacturing, production, and physical execution stages.
- You will need to understand the balance of creating exciting, innovative, and beautiful design with commercial reality and functionality.
- You possess well developed planning and problem-solving skills, matched by an excellent knowledge of design software.
- You will be extremely organised and can produce high quality work under tight deadlines and thrive in a fast-paced and fun workplace.
- You should understand the commercial and technical aspects of spatial design, with thorough knowledge of design production processes.
- You should have experience in the VM & display / events / exhibition / theatre or other related visual industry and related qualifications.
- Technical knowledge of set, prop construction and lighting will be highly regarded
ACCOUNTS 'ALL-ROUNDER' NSW
Reporting directly to the Finance Manager this is a unique and exciting opportunity. This role offers a great environment, variety and good future prospects.
- Data Entry & Bookkeeping
- Accounts Payable Function
- Processing Purchase Orders
- Invoicing and Accounts receivable functions
- General Administration Duties
- Payroll preparation, Superannuation returns
- Assisting with report preparation
- Varied tasks provided by the Finance Manager
- 2-4 years practical experience in a similar roll
- Relevant training
- Experience with a Multi-User Accounting Software package
- Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
- Preferably worked in an Industry with inventory and job costing.