The purpose ofVenue Management, Senior Manager Central Planning is towork within the Venue Management central planning team to managethe development, planning and delivery of the venue managementprogramme and site wide operational planning and documentationrequired for event time operations.
The mainresponsibilities of this role include :
Lead the team ensuring all deliverables areachieved;
Manage thestrategic development and delivery of the Venue Managementintegrated delivery programme including definition of milestonesand short and long term planning and operationaldeliverables;
Workclosely with internal and external stakeholders communicatingdeliverables and dependencies, agreeing service levels, andensuring effective operational delivery;
This role will transition into a key eventtime delivery role within the Expo Operations Centre;
Integrate external stakeholdersinto the Expo Operations Centre and wider operationscentres;
Createoperational efficiencies through innovative and integratedprocesses and service design;
Lead the team responsibly and proficiently, providingeffective line management to direct reports;
Set objectives and evaluate performance ofindividual direct reports and actively manage key personnelissues;
Ensure that allstaff acquire the required skills and knowledge through appropriatelearning and development programs.
8+years’ experience in a senior management role working ona previous major event or leisure attraction with specificexperience related to planning and operations as well as :
A Bachelor's degree within a relevantfield;
Programme / project manager experience supporting large complexprojects;
Knowledgeacross all key event operational functions;
Experience in planning transition tooperations;
Experiencein working with senior multi agency Government partners andstakeholders.