Post Production Manager

New York, NY
We are looking for an experienced Post Production Manager to join our award-winning team. This role will be responsible for providing technical guidance and support to all of post-production as well as oversight of media management.

The Post Production Manager must have a depth of technical experience in video post-production and this role requires a strong video production background, graphics knowledge a plus.

The ideal candidate is a curious and highly creative self-starter who works well with other teams, is organized, has a love of troubleshooting, a comprehensive knowledge of post-production workflow, and has a keen understanding of NowThis' mission and content.

This position reports to the Head of Production and IT.

  • Work closely with the Video team in developing a post-production strategy, streamlining workflows and asset organization for media
  • Create and maintain post-production guide unique to NowThis
  • Stay in tune with cutting edge software and hardware developments in the industry and work with production team to find ways to integrate these into our workflow.
  • Train and support other editors and freelancers on best practices
  • Research and develop future post-production and archival solutions
  • Document post-production processes and procedures
  • Collaborate with IT to identify and troubleshoot technology related bottlenecks and partner in assisting to deliver tech projects to support the core editorial/productionteams.
  • Manage priorities and workload effectively to meet all schedules and deadlines
  • Report appropriate music usage to APM
  • Manage a b-roll library
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401k
  • Commuter Benefits


  • 4+ years experience in developing and producing Web Video content across multiple platform and formats
  • Proficient with Premiere Pro, the Adobe Creative Cloud, After Effects, Pluraleyes, REDCINE-X PRO
  • Expert in digital production workflow, tools, and technologies
  • Basic experience with audio programs (ie ProTools or Audacity)
  • Working knowledge of file sharing services (ie Dropbox, Google drive,, Signiant) a must
  • Experience adhering to editorial guidelines and best practices
  • Experience with MAM and DAM (or DIT) systems a strong plus
  • Understanding of Live stream workflow and Live Production
  • Experience managing 4k workflow systems, Linux, and managing video servers a plus.
  • Impeccable work ethic with strong creative, organizational and collaboration skills
  • Highly skilled in managing multiple projects and priorities
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Can work independently and within a team
  • Willingness to travel (production, our other offices and industry events) as and when needed.
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