We’re looking for a Project Manager to join the Vimeo Live Production team. The Live Production team provides turn-key live video services exclusively to Vimeo clients. We work on a wide variety of events, including town halls, concerts, fashion shows, and conferences. In this role, you’ll be responsible for managing the full life cycle of projects for enterprise level customers and report to the Director, Live Production.
The successful candidate has strong problem-solving skills and is a calming influence in high-pressure situations. This person assumes ownership of all production projects. The Project Manager brings together the various aspects of high-profile and often complex live broadcasts, all while building and strengthening customer relationships and building the Vimeo brand. Project Managers are assigned to projects in the field as needed and serve as a backup to Producers on encodes and smaller scaled productions.
What You’ll Do:
Manage the full life-cycle of projects for Enterprise Yearly customers.
Understand all platform and back-end technical functions for every production.
Escalate issues in real-time to appropriate parties.
Handle all elements of simulcasting and serve as the Social Media Manager for projects that require streaming to multiple destinations.
Integrate custom development, third-party destinations, and alternative streaming methods to contribute to the overall productivity of the Live Production team.
Work together with Vimeo Account Managers to strengthen customer relationships.
Skills and Knowledge you should possess:
1-2 years of video streaming experience.
Bachelor’s degree required.
Strong client-facing communication skills required.
Proven ability to problem solve in time-sensitive situations.
Live broadcast or video production experience preferred.
Experience working with project management tools preferred.
Thorough grasp of major social media video platforms.
Strong leadership and management skills
At Vimeo, our mission is to empower video creators to tell exceptional stories and connect with their audiences and communities. Home to more than 80 million members in over 150 countries, Vimeo is the world’s largest ad-free open video platform, providing powerful tools to host, share and sell videos in the highest quality possible.
We work hard to enable creators of all kinds to succeed, and to that end, we prioritize attracting diverse talent and cultivating an inclusive environment that encourages collaboration and creativity. We’re committed to building a company and a community where people thrive by being themselves and are inspired to do their best work every day.
Vimeo is based in New York City, with additional offices in Europe and India. Vimeo is an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IAC). Learn more at www.vimeo.com.