Technical Director

The candidate will oversee the whole Technical team in delivering Hong Kong Ballet’s productions to the highest standard.  Reporting directly to the Artistic Director, the Technical Director will work closely with the artistic and creative teams and ensure the smooth operations of Company’s productions under approved production budget.


Main Responsibilities

  • Overall supervision and management of the Technical Department
  • Supervise the Company’s productions and production budget
  • Responsible for liaison with all departments to ensure that everything will be ready on times
  • Attend pre-production budget meetings with Executive Director, Artistic Director, Programming staff and other related personnel
  • Arrange design meetings with designers, Artistic Director and other technical staff
  • Chair production meetings and progress meetings
  • Oversee all matters related to set and properties making
  • Oversee all technical matters related to the music and live accompaniment of productions
  • Develop budget account to Executive Director and ensure that the budget is under control
  • Develop production schedule
  • In charge of all technical matters before and while touring
  • To carry out other duties as assigned by the Executive Director and/or Artistic Director or their delegate(s) from time to time

Requirements

  • Professionally-orientated training in production, with 10 years’ relevant working experience, of which 5 years’ experience in a supervisory level
  • Solid knowledge on theatre production
  • Good communication skills, as well as effective project management skills
  • Willing to work on non-official hours including overnight, and on public holidays
  • Candidate with less experience will also be considered


Interested parties please submit application with detail CV, current salary and expected salary to recruitment@hkballet.com or by post to Assistant Human Resources Manager, G/F, 60 Blue Pool Road, Happy Valley, Hong Kong.


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