The Lighting Design Group (www.ldg.com), an internationally recognized broadcast and entertainment lighting design firm in New York City, is looking for an experienced full-time Project Manager. The position is responsible for managing projects from pre-production through closeout ensuring that client expectations are achieved, LDG policies and procedures are followed and projects are completed on budget and on time.
The project manager will be responsible for supporting all aspects of production, other than design, from inception through close-out including: creating budgets and proposals, obtaining client approvals, executing the production plan including all logistics for equipment procurement through delivery, labor, and oversight of successful project completion.
The position requires an experienced person who is highly organized, detail oriented, adaptable to rapidly changing circumstances, a solid team player who has excellent oral and written communication skills. Expert knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft Office programs is required; knowledge of QuickBooks and MediaPulse/ScheduAll preferred.
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Broadcast TV or Theater/Touring management is required; purchasing experience is preferred, and knowledge of broadcast television production is a big plus. The position requires the ability to work the hours required to get the job done. The position reports to the Vice President of Production.
Salary is commensurate with experience. LDG offers an excellent benefits package after probationary period. Send resume/cover letter with salary requirements to attn of Andrew Lipson at LDGjobs@220.127.116.11. Please include “Production Manager” in subject line.