The Manager of Production is involved in all facets of producing Photo & Video shoots for multiple brands within Ralph Lauren Advertising. This position is responsible for both administrative and production work.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

o Work directly with creative/art directors, stylists and account managers on the development of the shoots
o Negotiate rates and book above the line crew (photographers, directors, DP’s) and below the line (crew), plus models, hair and make-up artists, tailors, animal talent, locations, fit models, studios, caterers and production assistants.
o Coordinate and secure all travel arrangements, insurance, and permits
o Generate shoot estimates
o Manage the actual on set production with freelance production support
o Negotiate usage fees with agents for archival imagery & footage
o Reconcile all shoot related billing and expenses

Experience / Skills

Experience, Skills & Knowledge

o College degree
o 3 - 5 years experience in shoot production or event/project management
o Highly detail oriented
o Negotiation and budget management skills
o Strong communication and organizational skills
o Strong ability to multi-task / juggle multiple projects simultaneously
o Ability to work independently
o Must work well under pressure
o Willing to travel

About Ralph Lauren Corporation

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in four categories: apparel, home, accessories and fragrances. For 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Ralph Lauren Collection, Double RL, Polo Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children’s, Ralph Lauren Home, Lauren Ralph Lauren, RLX, American Living, Chaps and Club Monaco, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands.