Video Production Manager

Symphony Space

Type of Position:   Not Disclosed

Salary:   Not disclosed

Job Type:    Hybrid

Application Post Date:   September 2, 2021

Application Deadline:   October 2, 2021

About Our Organization

Symphony Space is a multidisciplinary performing arts center where bold programming,  presented in a uniquely warm and welcoming environment, forges indelible relationships  between artists and audiences. Our fundamental mission is to connect art, ideas, and  community through our programs and our commitment to literacy and education through the  arts. On our New York City stages, through our national broadcasts, and in the classrooms and  communities we serve throughout the country, we foster access to the arts through all the  disciplines. Our embrace of the audience and the arts is wide, and the experience of our  patrons is deep and enriched. 

Our commitment to diversifying our workforce extends to all who join us in creating and  presenting art. We strongly encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply. The  more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. To learn more about Symphony Space’s  mission, vision, values, and programs, please visit  

Job Position Summary

Symphony Space is seeking an experienced Video Production Manager (VPM) to oversee all  aspects of live streaming and performance recording. The VPM will play a key role in  establishing the overall look of our video presence, utilizing our new 4-camera PTZ systems.  This is an exciting opportunity for a creative, dynamic, and skilled professional to develop,  manage, and grow the newly created video production area of Symphony Space. 

Roles & Responsibilities


  • Oversee live-stream operations for all performances and events  
  • Build and train a team of freelance system operators  
  • Develop shooting scripts for signature in-house performance series  
  • Collaborate with the in-house production team to enhance production values Advise and assist the post-production team regarding editing 
  • Identify best practices for video and evolve daily operations as necessary Maintain the systems, make recommendations for future expansion 

Skills and Traits 

  • Experience with multi-camera live streaming and PTZ camera systems in a theatrical  setting 
  • Experience with NDI-based systems and Vmix Live Streaming software preferred Experience with video and audio editing programs a plus 
  • A collaborative mindset and enthusiasm for working with a variety of programmers  and changing needs 
  • A passion for the arts across disciplines 

Please note that all Symphony Space staff are required to be fully vaccinated. 

How to Apply

Please email your cover letter and resume with “Video Production Manager” in the subject  line to Please include clips of videos you have directed, shot  and/or edited with a description of your role in each. We look forward to receiving your  application. 

Symphony Space is an Equal Opportunity Employer.