Full Time Job

Manager, Physical Production

Paramount Pictures

Hollywood, CA 03-30-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Overview and Responsibilities

Are you an experienced Physical Production Manager who would like to continue to build your career at a Film and TV Studio? Then we invite you to read on and apply for this exciting opportunity to join Paramount Pictures!

The role involves three main areas of responsibility:

Asset /Archive Dispostition:
• Manages the collection, storage, tracking, disposition and sale of all assets (construction, set dressing, props, wardrobe, hair and make-up, general stock, IT equipment, etc.) for every feature production
• Distributes all Green Carbon Tracking and Department Pledges, per feature, to Government Affairs
• Trains production department heads on proper procedure for asset disposition, storage and liquidation
• Manages all asset pulls, loan out agreements, and bill of sale approvals during post-production and marketing phases
• Provides and/or compiles all necessary invoices, bill of sales and contracts as required by audit
• Researches, maintains and negotiates deals with vendors to assist in the sale of wardrobe, set deco, etc
• Tracks asset sale profits. Audit vendors as needed. Prepare quarterly reports

Warehouse/Strike Management:
• Oversees and manages two standing warehouses in LA (totaling 70,000 sq. ft) which house an estimated $25MM in assets
• Budgets, supervises and coordinates the storage and strike of all assets from productions filmed on location (Domestic/International)
• Manages the warehouse foreman and all freelance strike crews, including coordinating, processing and approving and coding all payroll paperwork
• Implements all Safety/OHSA and Guild requirements

General Research and Support:
• Maintains and amends Physical Production Coordinators Manual
• Researches and coordinates off-site production office space for productions as needed. Prepare budgets for Production Executives
• Assists in establishing and implementing production policies and procedures, including content protection, BTL deal rate research and two of the lot charts, reviewing deal memos

Basic Qualifications
• 7 +years' experience in physical production management at a film or TV studio
• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience

Additional Qualifications
• Proficiency with Word and Excel software

Company Profile
Paramount Pictures

About The Brand

Founded in 1912, Paramount Pictures works with talented filmmakers to produce and distribute entertainment around the world. The iconic Paramount logo has opened some of the most successful and beloved films in cinematic history, including timeless classics such as Sunset Boulevard, The Godfather, Forrest Gump and Ferris Bueller's Day Off, and blockbuster franchises such as Star Trek, Transformers, and Mission Impossible. Recent innovative break-out films such as Interstellar, Arrival and A Quiet Place have added to Paramount's film legacy. Paramount Pictures Television's 13 Reasons Why, The Alienist and Jack Reacher have also been thrilling audiences. With a beautiful 65-acre lot in the heart of Hollywood, a worldwide network of offices and a culture of engagement, Paramount's passionate employees ensure the studio continues to deliver creativity and innovation to a dynamic industry. Paramount is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS, which reaches 700 million global subscribers through MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET and other media networks.