The Screening Room Operations Manager is responsible for the operations and day-to-day management of the Robin Williams Center for Media and Entertainment (RWC), a 4,000-square-foot, 154 seat screening room and educational space. The RWC offers free professional programming to the 160,000 artists of SAG-AFTRA and serves as home to both the SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Conversations and The Business programs in New York City.
The Manager will be responsible for day-to-day operations of the facility including maintenance, scheduling vendor work, tracking repairs and performance, troubleshooting technical issues and overseeing the equipment and machinery including HVAC, lighting systems, AV equipment, overall facility appearance, as well as running projection and recording in-person events
Due to Covid-19 all programs are currently presented virtually online, recorded, edited and released through the Foundation’s website and you-tube channel. We anticipate that in-person programming will resume sometime in 2022 and screening room rentals will be available as of November 2021. In-person programs will continue to be recorded, edited and posted online as part of the Foundation’s video archive. The manager will be required to participate in online and in person events to support the programs and AV tech team.
In addition, the Manager coordinates and manages all facilities rentals, including marketing, establishing relationships with prospective clients, and cultivating strong relationships with current renters and vendors; addresses renter concerns, enforces policies, handles all contracts, payments, purchase orders and requests for proposals.
The responsibilities of the Screening Room Operations Manager include but are not limited to:
Internal Interactions: Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer, Director of Operations, AV Technicians, Program Directors, IT & Production Manager, Program Assistants
External Interactions: Program event guests, publicists, volunteers, event attendees, rental clients, building management and security
Management Responsibilities: Technical Administrators, AV Technicians
About the SAG-AFTRA Foundation
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides vital assistance and free educational programming to the professionals of SAG-AFTRA while serving the public at large through its award-winning children's literacy program Storyline Online®. The Foundation relies solely on support from gifts, grants and sponsorships to maintain its free programs.
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. The SAG-AFTRA Foundation is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
The Screening Room Operations Manager is responsible for the operations and day-to-day management of the Robin Williams Center for Media and Entertainment (RWC), a 4,000-square-foot, 154 seat screening room and educational space. The RWC…
Benefits include: 401K retirement plan; escalating vacation; paid sick, personal days and holidays; and health benefits for employees including medical, dental, vision, flex spending accounts, employee assistance program and life and long-term disability insurance.
Benefits include: 401K retirement plan; escalating vacation; paid sick, personal days and holidays; and health benefits for employees including medical, dental, vision, flex…