Production Manager

Based in Massachusetts


617MediaGroup, the Northeast’s fastest-growing progressive communications agency, is looking for a Production Manager to join our growing team. This full-time position is based at our Boston, MA headquarters. At 617MediaGroup, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our clients, and our communities. 617MediaGroup is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

The Production Manager will work with multimedia department staff, account teams, and our clients to field incoming video and photo project requests; delegate assignments to producers according to expertise and capacity; coordinate and balance efficient production schedules and budgets; and manage A/V equipment inventory, media, and archives.

Who we are:
Veteran campaigners, communicators, designers, strategists, storytellers, web developers and true-believers. We love what we do. We’re results-driven. And we only work with clients we believe in.

What we do:
We move public opinion. We win tough fights. We tell stories simply, and with maximum impact. We offer comprehensive communication services: from earned media to paid, and social media to owned content. Copy and design. We do it all.

What we value:

  • The peace of mind that comes with fully-paid healthcare premiums.
  • Industry-leading benefits, including ample paid time off.

Who you are:

  • A distinguished, creative producer and project manager with a passion for making effective political and social issue media
  • A master of production schedules and budgets with a well-rounded knowledge of all different factors of production
  • An organizational wizard with the ability to manage many projects at a time, ensuring all production needs and deadlines are met
  • You keep up to date with the latest aesthetic trends in web, TV, radio and social media content
  • You're a team player and you thrive in a fast-paced environment

Your experience:

  • At least 1-2 years in a professional production setting, such as at an agency, production company, or on political campaigns
  • Mastery of production coordination, scheduling, budgeting, call sheets, expense tracking, Excel and Google Sheets
  • Knowledgeable on all aspects of pre-production, production and post, as well as basic camera operation, video, and audio recording best practices

All employees in this position are expected to retain a valid driver’s license and a purchased or leased automobile for personal transportation to work events with a valid inspection sticker. If this expectation will create an unmitigable hardship, and you would like to request an exemption, please note that in your cover letter.

The current minimum starting salary offer for this position is $45,500. The current maximum starting salary offer for this position is $72,500. Starting salary offer amounts are furnished at the discretion of the agency with adherence to contractually guaranteed minimum pay rates and are also based on the relevant experience level of the applicant and on agency hiring needs. 617MediaGroup is proud to be a union shop and 617MediaGroup employees are covered by a collective bargaining agreement. Employees of 617MediaGroup enjoy robust opportunities for professional and financial growth and advancement.

Please note that we receive hundreds of applications each month, and we are not able to respond to every individual application. If you do not receive a response from our organization within 90 days either in the form of initial outreach or follow-up correspondence, please assume that your application has not been chosen for the specific career opportunity to which you applied. You may re-apply at any time for future opportunities. While we do our best to ensure timely and thorough correspondence with applicants, the volume of applications we receive does not allow us to respond individually in all cases. Thank you again for your interest in pursuing employment with 617MediaGroup.

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