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Senior Post Production Manager


Senior Post Production Manager

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Post Production


We’re looking for a Senior Post Production Manager to join NowThis’s Post Production department within Group Nine Media! As a member of the post production team, you’ll serve a crucial role in providing technical guidance to NowThis’s post production staff and oversee the systems and workflows that support our company.

Category Post Production 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 14, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

You’ll be based in our New York City office and oversee a Post Coordinator and Video Editor, Post Production. The Senior Post Production Manager reports to the Director of Project Management & Post Production. 

The Senior Post Production Manager will lead by example in demonstrating Group Nine’s values - Care Deeply, Be Brave, Go First, Do Good, Stay Close and Win Together.

  • Oversee planning, scheduling, workflow, and staffing for all assignments and distribution strategies.
  • Work with the editorial team to ensure that all video content is delivered on-time, on-budget, with stellar-quality and in conformity with NowThis and partner creative requirements.
  • With Post Production Coordinator and Video Editor, Post Production, provide day-to-day technical support for NowThis’s team of staff and freelance editors.
  • Work closely with the Post Production team and IT to monitor & maintain the organization and health of our server/MAM resources, asset management and file retention policies.
  • Coordinate with IT to maintain hardware and software systems.
  • Refine, document and roll out updated post production processes and procedures.
  • Collaborate with Design and Insights teams to test and oversee the deployment of Adobe updates to all edit stations and manage the installation.
  • Onboard, train and support editors and freelancers and ensure they follow templates and guidelines. 
  • Lead, inspire, and nurture our team in post-production. 
  • Effectively building trust and strong relationships with post personnel. 
  • Impeccable work ethic with strong creative, organizational, communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ensure post production workflows and hardware conform to industry-wide standards.
  • Be proactive and engaged in interdepartmental meetings to get ahead of any potential roadblocks. 
  • 4+ years industry experience, and 1+ year(s) working specifically within Post Production across multiple digital platforms and formats.
  • Expert in post production equipment, and software: Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, DaVinci
  • Deep understanding of post production processes and workflows.
  • Strong understanding of video and audio codecs, file formats, camera formats and resolutions.
  • Sharp attention to detail and thoroughness
  • Conversant with or quickly able to learn project management applications like Airtable.
  • Highly skilled in managing multiple projects and priorities with the keen ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of and passion for the NowThis brand.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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