Senior Production Manager, Video

Cox Enterprises, Atlanta, GA 30328

Work at Cox Enterprises

Duration: Full-Time

Primary Location: 6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA

Division: Cox Enterprises

Job Level: Manager/Senior Manager

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 219785


At Cox, we like to tell stories. Stories that inform. Stories that inspire. Stories that move.

The Cox in-house Video Team seeks a talented and highly-motivated Sr. Production Manager to help us tell these stories. We are looking for someone that will help us bring solutions to our clients in a positive and collaborative way. Someone that feels like a million bucks when completing a project ahead of schedule and under budget. Someone to help manage and execute breakthrough video concepts that move the needle in a wide range of areas from employment branding and automotive marketing to new spaces where Cox is investing like cleantech, healthcare and e-sports.

What Youll Do:

While this position requires keeping a lot of metaphoric plates in the air, were looking for someone who can stay calm, cool and collected with the support of a tight-knit team. Specifically, you will:

  • Work with our team of creative producers, directors and DPs to manage pre- and post- production of videos.
  • Maintain relationships with external vendors and production companies for video projects that we cant take on internally
  • Work side by side with a project manager to coordinate and manage the large amounts of work that flows through the department, which includes creating project schedules, managing producer/editor timelines and the teams departmental calendar, along with quarterly capacity planning
  • Listen well and collaborate closely with clients, while identifying and determining appropriate timelines and support needed to execute on their creative
  • Pre-production skills must include production timeline creation, budgeting, constructing shoot schedules, hiring crew, and creating call sheets
  • Track all budgets and coding on projects and work with finance to bill back to clients
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively work on multiple assignments, activities or projects as required, while maintaining the bandwidth to guide the team
  • Manage our production studio, including scheduling and booking sessions
  • Work with project managers to identify and communicate with employee "talent" for shoots
  • Exhibit excellent written and verbal communication, as well as time management skills
  • Proactively focus on key client relationships and maintain an easy to work with and flexible demeanor

Whats In It For You?

Really good question, and we have some good answers that we hope you like.

  • We want you to feel cared for and respected, and that starts with Coxs highly competitive pay plus uncapped commission plan and other compensation perks (401k + company matching, comprehensive medical benefits, etc.). We also offer other Cox discounted services, tuition reimbursement for academic pursuits, adoption assistance, paid time off to volunteer, childcare and eldercare resources, pet insurance and much more.
  • Good work should be rewarded, and not just with a healthy paycheck. The Cox culture is one that values people more than technology, so its our goal to make sure you feel recognized for your contributions. Its also important to work alongside colleagues who "get you." At Cox, youll find a workplace where relationships are crafted with care and successes are celebrated with high fives. We strive to create an environment where you can do you, and everyone from leadership to new hires can support and feel supported.
  • Growth is a good thing, and youll have opportunities to learn and train so you can sharpen your skills and explore opportunities across the Cox family of businesses that will continue to challenge and empower you. In the future, you may have the opportunity to cultivate customer relationships in other sectors where we operate like cleantech, health care and new forms of transportation mobility.

Who You Are:

There are plenty of people in the world who accept the way things are. Youre not one of them and neither are we. Youre someone who understands great things never came out of comfort zones. You also understand the world is changing fast, and you re the type of person who has the grit, gray matter and gumption to drive your success and ours. You have an eye for creative greatness and a need to inspire and connect with people. Youre up to date with the latest trends and best practices in video and marketing. Youll build our video team and capabilities with care, and then hold on loosely because you know things do (and should) change fast.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S. based job. (Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will be considered.)
  • Undergraduate degree in Video, Marketing, Communications, Business, Design or related field 5+ years of progressively complex video production experience, specifically in the areas of producing, logistics, and project management
  • Exceptional customer service and project management skills as well as impeccable engagement, follow-through and adaptability; detail and results-oriented with a collaborative mindset
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and executive presence
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Mac OS Systems
  • Familiarity with online marketing platforms and social media
  • Demonstrable experience working with internal or external creative teams
  • Experience running medium-to-large scale projects in a matrixed environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in the Adobe suite of products, including Premiere, AfterEffects and Photoshop Marketing experience
  • Experience working in project management software, specifically Workfront
  • Experience in any of the following industries: automotive, telecom, cleantech, healthcare and/or esports
  • A good sense of humor with the ability to handle stress in stride Join the Cox family of businesses and make your mark today!

Join the Cox family of businesses and make your mark today!

Who We Are

We are the Cox family of businesses. We began our journey back in 1898 as a local newspaper business, empowering readers with knowledge on changing events and issues impacting the world around them. Our roots in journalism continue to inform how were making our mark on the world. In news, business and life, change is constant, and we know great things never came from comfort zones.

Today, were powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications, pioneering greener modes of transportation, and hatching new technologies to slash the glut of global waste. And after 125 years, were just getting started!

Our businesses include iconic consumer brands like Autotrader, Cox and Kelley Blue Book, along with leading b2b brands like Manheim, Cox Business and Auto. Were also invested and investing in technology startups and new spaces like clean tech, health care and esports. Through our major divisions — Cox Communications, Cox Automotive and Cox Media Group — and our investments, were focused on the future of mobility, connectivity and sustainability.

Learn more about us and the common purpose that unites us at

Who We Are

About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at

Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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