Successful candidate will oversee studio and staging productions for news studios which include Today Show, Nightly News, MSNBC and WNBC (Studios 1A, 3A, and 3K). He/ she will coordinate with directors, producers, designers and stage crew to execute various productions and special events.
Direct management oversight of the stagehand crews.
Coordinate daily operations of service, including: lighting, props, carpentry, scenic and design needs.
Partner with technical, finance, facilities teams to plan, prepare and execute production requirements.
Provide cost effective solutions to improve day to day workflow.
Manage weekly / annual show budgets.
Update weekly schedule according to production changes
Coordinate purchases, maintain studio production inventories.
Lead Studio team on project builds and assignments.
5 years of experience working in television studios.
2-3 years of experience working in a union environment.
Strong client service and interpersonal skills, effective leadership style desired.
Able to effectively manage crews in a union environment.
Ability to think quickly and communicate well.
Ability to work in a fast-paced atmosphere and handle pressure.
Manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Extensive computer experience using Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel and Word.