- Manager, Music Production

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Manager, Music Production


Manager, Music Production

• Intermediate Level


We are looking for a Manager Television Music Production who will lead all aspects of Music Production activities for Paramount Television Studios!

Category Audio / Music / Sound 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 21, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

We'll make sure you are involved in all phases -including script/budgeting, pre-production, production and post production. Additionally, this position will coordinate all financial obligations related to each series - including crafting/managing music budgets, ensuring payments are completed on time and preparing/balancing financial reports in coordination with Finance. We are hiring now and include outstanding benefits!

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:
  • Works with Music Creatives, Clearance, Legal and BA to align the music department’s interactions with each show - offering input in deal making
  • Engages Music/Vocal Contractors, Orchestrators/Arrangers, Conductors, Music Preparation personnel, Consultants, Pro Tools Operators, Engineers, Mixers and other Music Production personnel and negotiates rates
  • Oversees pre-production rehearsals and pre-recording sessions
  • Organizes post recording and scoring sessions
  • Responsible for attending recording and scoring sessions, when necessary
  • Interacts with the Labor Relations department regarding IATSE and other union and guild requirements
  • Assists in interpreting AFM and SAG labor agreements for music department personnel and communicates with key music hires/their representatives
  • Coordinates the processing, coding and SAP/Fiori Approval of all music production invoices for payment
  • Prepares musician, orchestrator, and copyist and Engineer/Mixer payroll reports for payment by checking salary computations, accounting coding, and all other relevant information
  • Ensures that all singers are cleared through the Screen Actors Guild before employment
  • During the Covid-19 Pandemic, is responsible for working with Labor and Safety teams on the required Covid-19 Shortform documentation, and for planning the safe execution of work per the RTW Agreement and additional ViacomCBS Safety Standards
Basic qualifications:
  • Minimum 4-6 years previous experience in the Music, Production and/or Television or Motion Picture industry
  • Bachelor's degree in Music, Communications or Business
Desired Skills:
  • Knowledge of collective bargaining agreements
  • Knowledge of the entertainment industry and key people in the Music, Motion Picture and Television business
  • Knowledge MAC/PC computers
  • Good organizational skills and problem-solving skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills are necessary in order to interface effectively with Company management, Company personnel, Filmmakers, Show personnel, Networks, vendors and other collaborators

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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