New York, NY
THE DIVISION'S STORY
Production Operations and Engineering consists of a wide range of media centric roles. We are responsible for managing the entire life cycle of A+E's programming. This is where we produce, transform, broadcast and distribute content as well as run the tech infrastructure for the Media Supply chain. We are an energetic team that fulfills the business objectives within a thriving dynamic industry. Developing new solutions to continually improve the user experience of our customers, consumers and colleagues is our mandate. If you have the determination and aptitude we are seeking for a role in this challenging and rewarding business and are eager to work for a department that sets the standard for our industry, then we look forward to speaking with you!
Production manage multiple long form non-scripted productions for Six West Media/Category 6.
MORE ABOUT WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Production Manager will assist VP of Production Management and Line Producers to negotiate crew rates, arrange for equipment packages and have an understanding of production insurance issues, location agreements, work with legal and corporate risk management. PM will create a production schedule and call sheets and communicate this information to the necessary parties. PM will order equipment, arrange meals, arrange crew and talent travel, and sometimes perform the functions of a location manager.
The PM reports daily the detailed production activity to the VP of Production Management and Line Producers so they can maximize creative goals for the production while staying within allocated budgets. PM will also interface with office services, HR and IT in the A+E Networks office to facilitate the on boarding of Six West/Cat 6 new hires.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN:
On our team, you will have the opportunity to create great content. You will have exposure to all the inner workings of what it takes to get our content out the door and on the eyes of the world. Collaborate with Programming, Scheduling, and Legal to name just a few of the stakeholders in our organization.
Minimum 5 years' experience in Television as a Production Manager.
Skilled in MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, Airtable, Movie Magic, Smart Start and Smart Time.
Must be an excellent communicator and maintain communication between everyone on the production team. Can admit when he/she does not know the answer, but be resourceful and understand who to ask to get the information.
Can forecast and avoid potential problems and always have a plan B, C and D ready.
A+E Networks is proud to uphold an equal opportunity employment policy and employs personnel without regard to race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, and marital status. This policy also applies to all employees, consultants, and third-party workers.
A+E Networks, LLC. is a joint venture of Disney-ABC Television Group and Hearst Corporation.
We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.
Please note project assignment associates are engaged to provide service to A+E Networks on a temporary basis in connection with a specific project. Project assignment associates are hired and employed through a third-party vendor with a duration/tenure of no longer than eighteen (18) months.
At A+E Networks, we believe that storytelling uncovers the human in humanity, the hero in heroism, and the ordinary in the extraordinary.