The Manager of Production and Lead Chapel Liaison is responsible for maintaining the successful ongoing operations of the Media Services team, from recruitment, training, policy, and analytics, to project management, event coordination, lighting technology design, and leadership. This position is responsible for direct management, logistics, and scheduling of chapel production technology teams, ensuring successful delivery of quality service at all levels of production.
Bachelor's degree in Media Production, Broadcast, or Business or 3 to 5 year's experience (Master's or 3 to 5 years of equivalent experience preferred).
3 to 5 years of proven leadership and management experience in media technology pre-production, production, operations and logistics.
Experience with the creation and implementation of KPI dashboards & scorecards.
Ability to work effectively with department management and team to define and meet performance goals.
Extensive experience with computer aided design (CAD) software in lighting design, rendering, and the creation of detailed lighting schedules.
Experience in 3D modeling and rendering software such as Cinema 4D or Maya.
Strong computerized lighting programming experience. Video editing experience on non-linear editing software a plus.
Proven computer programming experience - experience in iOS programming and app development is a plus.
Proven experience as a team leader.
Experience on location and sound stage/studio video recordings.
Should have at least three to five years of production experience.
Experience in computerized lighting programming.
Proven leadership experience in live events and media production.
Advanced knowledge of overhead safety rigging.
Working knowledge of studio audio recording.
Ability to integrate media content and quality with biblical knowledge and the university's mission.
Advanced proficiency in both Macintosh and Windows operating systems.
Management, leadershipm and project management.
Ability to commit to and meet project timelines.
Broadcast and Media Infrastructure Integration.
Developing and Tracking Budgets.
KPI Dashboards & Scorecards.
Performance Management, staffing, planning, training and coaching.
Lighting infrastructure design, and control programming.
Advanced Computer Aided Design (CAD).
Apple iOS Programming (Xcode, Swift).
Non-linear Video Editing.
Knowledge of programming computerized lighting consoles, complex lighting design and coordination, event planning or coordination pertaining to live productions, technical aspects pertaining to live production - video, audio and lighting, audio visual and broadcasting equipment, distribution, teleconferencing, sound production or equivalent, including supervision.
Knowledge of computing preferred, especially PowerPoint, Pro-Presenter, connecting to video sources, etc.
Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. A leader in the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional centers across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.