Streeters is hiring a Project Manager/Producer – Still Life and Product Photography in New York, NY

Title: Project Manager/Producer – Still Life & Product Photography
Location: New York
Job type: Full time (Tuesday-Thursday in the office, some days on set in a photo studio)
Reports to: Producer

Job overview
Assist agents and producers representing high level still life/product photographer and director. Monitor project progress, manage deadlines, monitor post-production, resolve issues that arise, manage budget. Technical knowledge about CGI, Photography, Motion Control, Post-production for still images, moving images and CGI.

Main tasks in project management
● Review creative briefs and be able to see what budget and teams are needed to complete each job
● Work with the manufacturer
o Create project estimates and prepare final invoices
o Manage budgets from start to finish, track costs throughout the life of a shoot
o Opportunity and book freelance artists to help with recordings and other projects
● Manage post production calendars with photographer, customer and post office
● Manage incoming and outgoing products being photographed, keep track of all products and comps in the studio
● Collaborate with artists and their assistants through a job
● Communicate with clients and creative agencies to keep them updated throughout projects
● Contact with suppliers
● Keep job files organized with receipts, invoices, creative decks, call sheets, etc.
● Buy and negotiate with suppliers for post production, props, compositing, scenography, glam teams, catering, camera and equipment rental, producers
● Prepare weekly call sheets

Secondary tasks
● Coordinate jobs with the finance department
● Work with finance to ensure all suppliers are paid
● Research potential collaborators – prop stylists, motion control ops, etc
● Work with art department and agents to maintain digital portfolios and websites
● Help manage the artist calendar and keep track of the shooting teams
● Keep artist studio clean and well-stocked (book cleaning, repairmen, order supplies, etc.)
● Meeting preparation and follow-ups
● Assist with administrative tasks as needed

Necessary skills
● Confidence and professionalism in speaking with high-level talent and clients
● Excellent written and verbal communication skills
● Highly organized and able to take initiative
● Problem solving
● Ability to multitask
● Flexible to change
● Good mathematical skills
● Ability to speak, read and write fluently in English
● Discretion, common sense, calm under pressure
● Willingness to be available early mornings, evenings and weekends as needed
● Knowledge of fashion photography, product photography, stop motion, post production, camera and lighting equipment is a plus
● Interest in photography and CGI a must

Schedule and hours
Our team works on location at our Soho office and at the photographer’s studio in Midtown several days a week and pretty much the rest. Candidates must be able to commute. This position may require you to be on set with photographers at various locations during the week or on weekends when they are shooting.

Office hours are 9:30am – 6:00pm, but you must be available by phone and email when the artists are working or traveling (nights, weekends, public holidays within reason)

Benefits include
● PTO including vacation, personal, safe/sick time and various national holidays
● 401k with employer match
● Medical, vision and dental insurance
● FSA/DCA – Flexible Spending and Dependent Care
● Basic life insurance and AD&D (company paid)
● Long-term disability and short-term disability (company paid)
● Commuter benefits (transit control and/or parking)
● Paid family leave/bonding is administered through the NYS FML

Pay $45,000 – $70,000, commensurate with experience.

How to apply
To be considered for this position, please send your CV to recruitmentny@streeters.com. Please include the job posting title in the subject line of your email. Applications submitted by any other means will not be considered.

Street people is committed to creating a more diverse, inclusive and fair community within our industry. We promise to continue to represent diverse talent, create and celebrate images that represent the world we live in, and foster a positive work environment for our team.

As such, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, political affiliation, socioeconomic status, ability, age or veteran status.

@streeter agency

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