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Sesame Workshop Line Producer in New York, New York

Sesame Workshop is looking for a Line Producer for UPS season 2. Responsibilities MANAGEMENT • Budgeting: creating, maintaining, reporting, sharing, juggling • Set up and the implementation of financial systems for payments, approvals, monitoring. • Controls and manages production expenditures • Creates episodic reports, budget reports to EFC at Network. • Manages the monthly process of tracking budgets and reviewing cost reports. • Reviews and approves time cards. • Acquisition/cut deals on production elements: studios/stages (short-term day rates), facilities, set construction, postproduction, DGA, writers, music director, and talent. • Filters budgetary information to EP, Production Manager, Art Director, and Post Supervisor during production. PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT • Works closely with: Director, Production Manager, First Assistant Director, Art Director/all department heads to prepare and adhere to the production schedule and budget. • Works closely with Executive Producer, Director, Assistant Director(s), UPM, Art Director, Post Supervisor & all department heads to determine staffing, production schedule, and calendar. • Selects & procures crew, hires the production team. • Production Schedule: creates and manages overall schedule • Works closely with various departments across the company – Finance, Legal, SIP, PR, Events, Digital Production. PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT • Oversees production activities from hiring to setting up production offices and location scouting, • Ensures compliance with contracting policies, regulations, and codes of practice • Source’s equipment and suppliers, • Engages supporting artists and contributors • Monitors the progress of production departments as it pertains to budget and schedule. • Responsible for overseeing all activities, and for ensuring that the production is completed on time and within budget. • Controls production materials, monitors and controls the progress of physical production. • Oversees all COVID compliance and protocols. • Responsible for certain health and safety procedures. • Addresses insurance claims. • Oversees the logistical and physical 'wrap', or winding down, of the production. Qualifications: • 10 years of experience in production management, including 5 years as a line producer. • Comprehensive knowledge and experience with budgeting & computer software: Movie Magic, (Showbiz a plus!), MS Word, MS excel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity