Aardvark Mobile Tours
About Aardvark Mobile Tours
Aardvark Mobile Tours is the undisputed leader in the fast paced experiential marketing industry. We work with the largest brands in the world (and their agencies) and have a unique family culture you won’t find anywhere else. We’ve grown tremendously over the past few years and our future looks even brighter. In fact, we just finished the construction on a brand new multi-million dollar headquarters just west of Philly in a town called Conshohocken. Aardvark was one of 38 companies on the Best Places to Work in Events list from 2015-2017 and we were recently featured in a FOX 29 Philly news piece about our latest vehicle innovation - you can watch it here: https://www.fox29.com/news/conshohocken-company-using-trucks-for-mobile-covid-19-testing
Aardvark executes hundreds of marketing events across the country each week utilizing a large and diverse set of custom show vehicles, each designed to embody our customer’s brand and effectively achieve their objectives. These show vehicles are created by our Production Team which leverages both internal and external resources to design and build beautiful, reliable and cost-effective mobile brand experiences that accomplish our customer’s mission.
We are seeking a seasoned, energetic, and hands-on Director of Production who can oversee the building and customization of our tour vehicles, oversee the organization, care and maintenance of our entire facility, while simultaneously creating an efficient work environment that improves business performance and optimizes staff productivity. Duties for the Director of Production will include managing the design, customization and build out of tour vehicles, ensure compliance with DOT regulations among the production staff, direct all Warehouse activities and upkeep, implement process policies and procedures, identify, onboard and manage new vendors and contractors, and manage related budgets.
The ideal candidate for this role should be highly motivated, possess an “of service” mentality, possess highly developed communication skills, Lean (5S) level organizational skills, broad knowledge of business functions, and project management experience. The Director of Production must understand the technical aspects of the vehicles and property management, and be able to support day to day business operations, ensure efficient operation of facilities, mitigate risk, and ensure that the team meets the needs of clients and staff.
The ideal candidate will possess: