Job Role: Display Manager


 Job Role: Display Manager 

Who We Are 

We are a dynamic, passionate and driven team of people working together towards the common goal of achieving high standards of customer service, excellence in innovative events and delivery. Our work is interesting, and the workload is varied. 

21CC Fireworks is our professional fireworks business and is part of 21CC Group, which also incorporates 4 supply chain businesses; 21CC Productions, 21CC Events, 21CC Pyro & Effects & 21CC Hire & Sales. More information about 21CC Group, our staff and how we operate as a business can be found online at

Outline Job Description 

The Display Manager role sits within our fireworks division as part of a wider events team at 21CC Group. The advertised position will report to our Head of Production and work closely with the team at 21CC Productions and 21CC Events as well as the rest of the extended team at 21CC Group. 

You will be responsible for: 

• The specification of all technical requirements for displays of all sizes, quoting clients for projects either alone or as part of a team for larger, high value or complex projects. 

• Site visits to assess the suitability and requirements across all displays and other service delivery areas. 

• Producing technical plans for firework/event delivery including (but not limited to): site plans, firing system plans, power plans, site layouts, noise management plans, set-up and set-down schedules plus related matters. Identifying and consulting with internal and external parties for the checking, revision and sign off of the above. 

• Design firework displays of all sizes, including shows accompanied by music. 

• Undertake and maintain relevant industry training and qualifications as appropriate to the role. Including identifying training requirements within the team. 

• Stay abreast of developments within the industry in regards to equipment, safety, training and related matters. 

• Assist Head of Production with management of health and safety across all company service delivery. 

• Preparing a staff training plan and ensuring its implementation. 

• Monitor crew performance and provide feedback. 

• Hands on site management and display/event delivery. 

As part of your role, you will also: 

• Assist the wider team with the delivery of events across the full range of company services. 

• Prepare & maintain equipment. 

• Develop technical solutions, methods of safe working and delivery. 

• Compile risk assessments & method statements 

• Input into planning of company projects 

• Monitor sub-hire requirements and identify areas requiring investment to bring equipment and services in-house where appropriate. 

• Training and developing junior / less experienced members of staff/crew on equipment and display delivery. 

• Support the work of the company across its range of services and responsibilities as required. 

Core Job Stats / Benefits: 

• This is a permanent job role within 21CC Group. 

• The role is based on 40 hours per week. 

• Typical working hours out with events: 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday (flexible to suit business and personal needs). Weekend and evening event work is required as part of this role. 

• Normally your main place of work will be our office at Hopetoun Sawmill, Hopetoun Estate South Queensferry and on various event sites as required. 

• Salary: Negotiable depending on experience, but estimated to be in the range of £27k – £34k per annum. 

• Holidays: 29 days, increasing after 5 years’ service. 

• Bonus: Annual winter bonus (subject to business performance) 

• Pension: You will be added to the company pension after completion of probation period 

Other Notes: 

• Training can be provided where required, but previous experience within a management role is essential. 

• Evening and weekend working at company premises and event sites is a requirement of this role. 

• Additional working will be required depending upon workload and seasonal pressures. 

• Holidays may be restricted during peak season. 

• This is a combined office and event site-based role. Training will be given as necessary. 

• A full UK driving license is an essential requirement. An ADR licence is required for the role; however, it is not essential at time of applying as training to acquire the licence will be provided. 

How To Apply 

To apply for this position within 21CC Group, please send your up-to-date CV with a covering letter to, with ‘Display Manager’ and your name in the title. In your covering letter please outline your key experiences that make you the 

right candidate for this role and explain why you would like to work with us here at 21CC 

Please also include the following details: 

• Details of two references (please let them know that we may contact them) 

• Your current notice period 

The deadline for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 11th May 2022. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed via Zoom, during the week commencing 16th May 2022. Thank you. 


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