Event Production Director


  • United Arab Emirates


  • AED 40000 - AED 45000 per month

Job Type

  • Full-Time

Job Description

Position Title: Freelance Event Production Director

Job Summary:

As a Freelance Event Production Director, you will oversee the entire event production process, from initial concept through execution and post-event analysis. This role requires a creative, strategic thinker with extensive experience in event production, strong leadership skills, and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while working independently.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Event Planning and Coordination:

- Develop detailed event production plans, timelines, and budgets.

- Collaborate with clients to understand their vision, goals, and requirements.

- Source and manage venues, suppliers, and vendors to ensure all elements meet client specifications.

2. Team Leadership:

- Lead and coordinate a team of freelance event producers, coordinators, and technical staff.

- Provide direction and support to ensure cohesive and efficient teamwork.

- Foster a positive and productive working environment, even in remote settings.

3. Production Management:

- Oversee all technical aspects of event production, including staging, lighting, sound, and audiovisual elements.

- Ensure all technical requirements are met and troubleshoot any issues that arise during planning and execution.

- Implement and manage event safety protocols and procedures.

4. Budget Management:

- Develop and manage event budgets, ensuring financial objectives are met.

- Monitor and control expenditures, negotiating with suppliers to optimize costs.

- Provide detailed financial reports and updates to stakeholders.

5. Client and Stakeholder Relations:

- Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, understanding their needs and delivering exceptional service.

- Communicate regularly with internal and external stakeholders to ensure alignment and satisfaction.

- Manage client expectations and provide regular updates on event progress.

6. Logistics and Operations:

- Oversee logistical elements such as transportation, accommodation, and on-site coordination.

- Ensure all necessary permits, licenses, and insurance are secured.

- Coordinate with security teams to ensure the safety and security of all event participants.

7. Quality Control:

- Conduct post-event evaluations to assess success and identify areas for improvement.

- Implement best practices and continuous improvement processes in event production.

- Ensure all events meet or exceed quality standards and client expectations.


1. Educational Background:

- Bachelor’s degree in Event Management, Hospitality, Marketing, or a related field.

2. Professional Experience:

- Minimum of 5 years of experience in event production, with at least 3 years in a leadership role.

- Proven track record of managing large-scale events from conception to completion.

- Experience working in a freelance or remote capacity is preferred.

3. Technical Skills:

- Proficiency in event management software and tools.

- Strong understanding of technical production elements, including AV, lighting, and staging.

4. Soft Skills:

- Excellent leadership and team management abilities.

- Exceptional organizational and multitasking skills.

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

- Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

- Creative thinking and problem-solving skills.

5. Additional Requirements:

- Availability to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays as required.

- Willingness to travel for events and site visits.

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Event Production Director

  • freelance
  • United Arab Emirates

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