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Senior Media Production Manager Resume

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Sample Senior Media Production Manager Resume

John Harrison
1234 Main Court • Santa Cruz • CA, 95060 • Cell: 257-777-8989

video • television • radio


Nine years of combined experience in studio / location shooting, broadcast programming, production troubleshooting, marketing, promotional planning, and contract negotiation. Solid network of film industry contacts and up-to-date knowledge of industry trends, events, and key film festivals.

Core Skills:

  • Production Management:
    Business-savvy project manager with proven ability to supervise large film crews, coordinate complex production schedules, and manage budgets up to $100,000. Successful at managing simultaneous media / video projects and troubleshooting pre- and postproduction problems.

  • Public Relations:
    Enthusiastic spokesperson. Accustomed to functioning as production liaison to community leaders, city bureaus, government agencies, neighborhood associations, and local businesses.

  • Filmmaking / Video Editing:
    Expertise in studio and location lighting and layered audio design. Skilled at creating studio sets and directing the use of camera dollies, butterflies, lighting cookies, camera cranes, studio lighting grids, and other high-end video production equipment.

  • Advanced Computer Skills:
    AVID Media Composer, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, AfterEffects, PageMaker, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.


Senior Media Production Manager (2001-Present)

Produce and package public relations and marketing messages for mass media production company. Coordinate concurrent mass media and video production projects.

  • Supervise professional production crews and on-camera talent.
  • Coordinate subcontractors in the television studio and during location shoots.
  • Serve as senior consultant to government, nonprofit, and commercial accounts.
  • Develop and execute media plans for TV, radio, and print campaigns.
  • Function as chief scriptwriter, producer, and director for all major news, documentary, public relations, and marketing communication projects (video, radio, Internet / Web).
  • Create and manage line-item media production budgets.
  • Prepare and present bids and budgets for government contract work.

Art Director / Project Manager (1997-2001
Representative Projects:

  • Managed $75,000 Art Department budget on location in Phoenix.
  • Supervised crew of 28. Negotiated salaries, coordinated scheduling, and resolved complex production problems.
  • Functioned as a liaison to community representatives and local law enforcement to ensure trouble-free shooting and compliance with contract and permitting requirements.
  • Provided technical and creative support for several high-profile movie projects in conjunction with the Arizona Film / Television Advisory Council.
  • Served as a point of contact for 22 people working under a 5-month television filming deadline.
  • Oversaw wardrobe, property department, and set decorating.
  • Maintained full-scale offices to support three departments.


    FIRST-PLACE WINNER-San Diego Regional Video Competition
    Professional Video / Short Drama Category: Fear of Flying

    AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD-Chicago Film Festival
    Most Powerful Film of the Festival: Renaissance Women


    Master of Arts, Mass Communication (2003)

    ALBANY COLLEGE-Albany, New York
    Bachelor of Arts, Communication (2001)
    Emphasis: Film and Television Production

    Film and Video Production (1996-1998)

    COLUMBIA COLLEGE-Chicago, Illinois
    Art History / Theatre Design (1996)

    AMPA-Arizona Media Production Association

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