Position:  Associate Production Manager

Lincoln Center Theater is seeking an Associate Production Manager.  The Associate Production Manger reports to and works directly with the Production Manager, who in turn reports to the Producing Artistic Director and the Managing Director. The Production Management Office oversees all production elements in Lincoln Center Theater’s three spaces:  The Vivian Beaumont Theater, The Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater and The Claire Tow Theater and occasional productions in Broadway theaters as well as readings, workshops and other activities.  The Associate Production Manager works closely with directors, designers, stage managers and backstage crews, creates production plans and coordinates their execution from design inception through realization, provides budget oversight and control, supervises all of the theaters’ stage crews, participates in crew union negotiations, participates in seasonal planning, and provides input on long range production calendar development and strategic planning to the Managing Director.

Primary duties include:

  • scheduling and coordinating the productions in Lincoln Center Theater’s Beaumont, Newhouse and Tow Theaters, as well as readings, workshops and other activities
  • collaborating with artistic, production, and administrative staff to create and maintain the season’s production calendar
  • responsible for management of physical production budgets
  • hiring and supervising production department heads and stage managers and oversight in the hiring of other artisans and technicians
  • assisting the creative teams,  acting as steward for every project’s directors’ and designers’ vision and facilitating its realization on stage
  • overseeing and coordinating the bid process for selecting shops to provide the physical elements of a production
  • supervising all production department heads
  • promoting a productive, positive environment for each production team and show company 

Qualified applicants should have previous production management experience. Position is fulltime, year-round with benefits. Lincoln Center Theater values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunityemployer.  To apply, send cover letter and resume to smithyman@lct.org. Please put “Associate Production Manager” in the subject line.