Video Production Manager

$100,000 - $120,000 yearly
Job Category: Marketing
Position Type: Direct Hire / Permanent
Work Model: Hybrid
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Job ID: 138801
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LaSalle Network is partnering with one of the largest education districts in the United States. This growing organization is looking for a hybrid Video Production Manager to join their team. This individual will report directly to the Director of Marketing and will manage a team of 10+ freelancers (producers, videographers, motion graphic producers and vendors). They will also be the lead consultant with clients to help plan and define the best video concept for projects.  

This is a direct-hire, hybrid role with three days per week onsite. Only current City of Chicago residents are being considered at this time. 

Video Production Manager Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain all operational strategies, processes and templates used in the video production work cycle 
  • Lead video planning sessions with clients and create video production proposals based on their stated requirements
  • Develop scripts and storyboards, forecast resources and select optimal forms of media for projects
  • Develop production schedules and budgets 
  • Scout, select and reserve shoot locations
  • Secure all necessary equipment, permits, approvals and site access permissions for filming days
  • Select, assign and manage the schedules of staff and freelance video team members
  • Coordinate and lead video subject interviews during filming 
  • Provide guidance to designers to guide the development, placement and integration of static and motion graphics into videos
  • Review rough cuts and provide editing guidance to videographers and editors through final cut
  • Coordinate status reporting, screening and video feedback gathering sessions with clients 
  • Manage distribution and public posting of final videos on social media, on the CPS or school websites, through email or for viewing during events
  • Manage video footage library in digital asset management system including raw footage, b-roll and final cut indexing and tagging 
  • Create and manage training and professional development activities for video team members

Video Production Manager Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, required
  • 5+ years of experience working for a marketing or creative industry agency, in-house department or large organization
  • 3+ years leadership or management experience
  • Ability to lead full time videographers, motion graphics producers and other marketing personnel in the planning, writing, filming and editing of videos across the following formats: 
    • Short Form Interviews w/B-Roll 
    • Long Form Interviews w/B-Roll 
    • Promo/Hype Reals
    • Sports Clips 
    • School Activity B-Roll
    • Event Summary & Recap
    • Process Screen Capture

If you are interested in this Video Production Manager position and meet the above requirements, please apply today.

Thank you,

Stephanie Moncada
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.