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Hiring:

Jr. Production Manager

Because awesome brand experiences don’t just happen by accident,
As a Junior Production Manager you are responsible for managing the delivery of various types of projects from beginning to end. You will coordinate and update relevant stakeholders on the flow of production, changes to timelines, issues and bottlenecks, urgent requests and other production events that arise on a daily and weekly basis. You are a problems solver that knows every detail of any given project and serves as the key point of contact between internal teams, clients and vendors.
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Rank: Junior

Type: Full-time

Date added: June 20, 2022

Tasks and 
Responsibilities

  • Keep projects on track through clear task lists, up to date schedules, status reports, and meeting notes  
  • Be involved in delivery of numerous creative projects ranging from OOH activations, XM deliverables from program elements to set up and teardown as well as digital program elements
  • Support internal and external meetings, presentations and conference calls, ensuring they stay on task and meet stated objectives
  • Communicate project progress, issues and resolutions to the client and internal team
  • Play a dual role of client advocate and Midfield advocate
  • Participate in Brainstorm meetings to help ideate new concepts and events
  • Using various tools to construct, build and modify event assets either in house or in-field

Personal Attributes

  • Great sense of humor (super important)
  • Be IN (intelligent and Nice)
  • Excellent project and time management skills
  • Be able to problem solve
  • Be able to adapt as we expand our services and offerings
  • Strong communication skills
  • Be able to multitask
  • Be proactive and take ownership for all your clients and projects
  • Be a self starter
  • Be a true Teamplayer
  • Be able to learn. We understand that you may not know it all (we don’t either) but it is very important that you are resourceful and have a “I want to learn” attitude. 
  • Be empathetic and be able to still get things done
  • Bonus: Play guitar and sing (We have awesome jam sessions and trust us, you’d want to be there, drinking, laughing and playing tunes with us)

Skills and Requirements

  • Agile with a get-things-done attitude. You dig in and figure out how to work around problems. 
  • Collaborative and work well with different teams and personalities as well as work independently
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Budget and critical path management skills
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Strong attention to detail with a desire for excellence
  • The ability to work accurately under tight deadlines and manage multiple deadlines simultaneously
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • The ability to work with ambiguity on a regular basis
  • Leadership skills, ability to hold others accountable
  • Customer focus
  • Working knowledge of power tools, pump carts and other warehouse mechanics
  • Proficiency with project management tools and process 
  • Proficient computer skills in MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Experience in a project, client focused environment
  • A post secondary degree or diploma in a related field an asset

Nice to have skills

  • An understanding of experiential marketing, with field experience
  • Multi-language project management background
  • Medium to expert level foosball skills

Physical Demands & Working Conditions

  • Physical ability to regularly lift, carry, and position: up to 10 lbs. regularly, up to 25 lbs.
  • frequently, and up to 75 lbs. occasionally.
  • Physical ability to work with their hands, use various power tools and equipment
  • Physical ability to stand for a significant period of time and walk continuously on occasion through the warehouse.
  • Physical ability to occasionally bend, kneel, or reach may be required on occasion.
  • Ability to work in a warehouse environment which will expose the incumbent to a variety of noise and potential extremes in temperature.

Location

This position is based out of our Dundas, Ontario warehouse.

Compensation

This is a full-time salaried position.

Salary Range: TBD

Benefits: Midfield offers a competitive group benefits package.

Growth and Development: This role will offer the successful applicant room to grow within our agency anywhere from 12-15 months based on performance.

Midfield is an equal opportunity employer

At Midfield, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community. Midfield is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

What's in it

for you?

  • Access to a generous and flexible Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
  • Access to Midfield’s Hybrid-Teams office model; providing the opportunity to balance work from home and our Dundas based office
  • Paid mobile phone
  • Generous vacation package
  • Full time Salary

COVID
-19
Working Status:

The health and safety of our employees remains the number one priority at Midfield during COVID-19.

In an effort to keep our employees and their families safe during this time, we have temporarily closed our brick and mortar offices to all employees. The entire company is working remotely until further notice.

Also,

Your future colleagues
 have a message for you:

For us design is not a department. Design is more than pretty images —it’s a way of thinking and a way of working together. And lastly — our creativity is in our work and it just keeps getting better.

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So, do you have
what it takes?