Louise Sarginson

Production Manager

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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About me

With over 10 years’ experience in the events and theatre sectors I have gained a wealth of knowledge and practical experience in planning all kinds of global events including: - Experiential Events - Exhibitions - Employee Incentives - Greenfield Sites - Conferences - Awards - Gala Dinners & Product Launches for some of the world’s most luxurious and recognisable brands.

Skills

  • Project Management
  • Production Management
  • Production Budgets
  • Scheduling
  • Account Management
  • First Aid

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Imagination

    Imagination

    • Advertising
  • Maestra Events Ltd.

    Maestra Events Ltd.

    • Events
  • Live Union

    Live Union

    • Events
  • T

    The Wyvern Theatre

    Work history

    Currently

    Account Manager

    Maestra Events Ltd.

    Jan 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Management of combined budgets up to 700k • Key Accounts: Brand Brewery, Quintessentially, We Are Family with end clients Including DHL, Apple and Facebook • Event Locations Include: Middle East, America, Europe, UK • Event Types: Conferences, Employee Incentives, Greenfield Sites, Product Show Cases, Exhibitions • Specifying all aspects of a project to produce an accurate budget and critical timeline, which I then manage throughout the project lifecycle • Spearheading the implementation of HSSE practices within the company, to increase saleability and bring the company into line with industry best practice

    2020

    Production Manager

    Imagination

    Dec 2018 - Jan 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Management of budgets up to 500k • Key Accounts: Shell • Event Locations Include: Australia, China, Europe, UK • Event Types: Global Exhibition Program, Employee Incentive Program, Hospitality Lounges, Goodwood Festival of Speed • Full end to end project management of all production requirements including: o AV o Lighting o Scenic Construction o Graphics Production o Power o Logistics o Temporary Structures o HSSE • Production Lead for Shells Global Commercial Competition Program as well as continuing as Project Lead on parts of the Global Exhibition Program. • Onsite team leadership, managing and motivating large teams of people from a wealth of disciplines to work together to achieve results • Increased value for clients by creating and growing supplier relationships, enabling the negotiation of increased discounts and managing budgets to maintain profitability

    2018

    Junior Production Manager

    Imagination

    Dec 2017 - Nov 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Management of budgets up to 550k • Key Accounts: Shell • Event Locations Include: Europe, UK • Event Types: Global Exhibition Program, Goodwood Festival of Speed, Employee Incentive Program • Full end to end project management of all production requirements including: o AV o Lighting o Scenic Construction o Graphics Production o Power o Logistics o Temporary Structures o HSSE • Production Lead for small-mid scale Exhibition Program shows, Production support on Incentive Programs • Onsite team leadership, managing and motivating large teams of people from a wealth of disciplines to work together to achieve results

    2017

    Production Assistant

    Imagination

    Apr 2016 - Nov 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Key Accounts: Jaguar Land Rover, Rolls Royce • Event Locations Include: China, Europe, UK • Event Types: Car Launches, Motor Shows, Dealer Conferences, Closed Room Tours • Production Lead on smaller scales shows such as Rolls Royce Dealer Conference for 250pax • Project Support for Production and Creative Production Teams • Production schedules both pre-production and onsite, Trucking Schedules, HSSE Paperwork, Supplier Management, Artist Management

    2016

    Account Executive

    Live Union

    Jul 2015 - Apr 2016
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Key Accounts: JP Morgan, Post Office, MACE Construction, Home House Private Members Club • Event Locations Include: Europe, UK • Event Types: Conferences, Galas, Employee Engagement, Private Members Club Parties • Project support for Account & Production teams • Contribution to creative presentations • Supplier sourcing and contracting • Venue finding

    2014

    Casual Technician

    The Wyvern Theatre

    Jun 2009 - Jan 2014
    • Swindon, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Stage Management / Show Calling • Technical Installs and Dismantles • Wardrobe Management/Dressing (Including 2 years of Wardrobe Mistress for QDOS Panto) • Follow spot Operation

    Education

    2015

    BA (Hons) Technical Theatre Arts - Stage and Costume Management

    Guildhall School Of Music & Drama

    Sep 2012 - Jul 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • 2:1 In Technical Theatre Arts with a primary focus on Stage, Costume and Production Management