If you answered yes to all of the above, then you could be just the person we are looking for….
Costumes with Character is one of the world’s leading Mascot and Costume Character manufacturers, creating bespoke characters for a wide variety of clients from all sectors including leisure, entertainment, sports, education, corporate, charities and many more across the globe.
We are looking for a very special person to come on board and join our amazing team in the role of Costume Props Department Manager. In this role, you will be required to head up a department of 5 very talented individuals and inspire them to create high quality, bespoke work in conjunction with the sewing and patterning departments. The type of work involved in this role includes creating heads, props and accessories, working to a budget and timeframe and helping other team members with questions or design issues alongside the Creative Director throughout the manufacturing process. A list of key requirements and skills can be found below.
This is a full time position with an immediate start so if you feel like you match what we are looking for then do not hesitate. Any successful candidates will be required to complete a workshop skills test so only apply if you really do have the skills to impress.
Skills and knowledge:
– Plastazote foam
– Vac formed ABS plastics
– Hot glue guns
– Fur, fleece and a wide range of fabrics
– Hand held air powered tools such as drills, riveters, sanders, Dremel and spray guns.
Please send your CV and covering letter to [email protected]
Costumes with Character is based in Stockport, Cheshire.