Media Production Manager schedules and ensures proper utilization of organization's facilities and personnel for production. Must perform work within strict media deadlines. Being a Media Production Manager consults with directors to determine most efficient execution of production design including staging and lighting environment. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Media Production Manager typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Media Production Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Media Production Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience.