HBO Manager, Special Events Production in New York, New York | DiversityInc Careers
This job has expired and you can't apply for it anymore. Start a new search.

HBO Manager, Special Events Production

Job Title
HBO Manager, Special Events Production Time Warner
HBO Industry Cable/Broadcast Television Networks
Film Production and Distribution
Television Program Production and Distribution
Area of
Operations/General Location United States - New York - New York Requisition # 165285BR Position
Full Time Posting Job Description


This position reports directly to the VP of Special Events Production and is responsible for the technical and logistical aspects of HBO’s events across the country.  This person will help ideate and execute the audio visual aspects of HBO’s events for press, influencers, consumers, and internal employees.   As a key member of the Special Events team, the Manager of Special Events Production will be integral in the production of events at all stages of the planning process while assuming the execution and budgetary responsibilities of each event.


  • Facilitate all aspects of pre-event production, onsite production, and post event breakdown

  • Execute multiple events from beginning to end, often simultaneously

  • Liaise with projectionists, audio engineers, electricians, lighting designers, production leads

  • Create and manage event budgets based on client’s needs

  • Scout event spaces and make proper selections

  • Manage contract negotiation with venues and vendors

  • Work cross functionally with other HBO departments and assist in producing events for a variety of internal groups

  • Oversee the onsite vendors at all events

  • Manage HBO content following and enforcing content security protocol


  • 5+ years of experience in event production

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Fluent in Microsoft Office Suite and Keynote

  • Flexible schedule

  • Significant travel and evening work hours required

  • Intimate knowledge of playback formats including Digital Cinema Projection and digital files (ProRes, H.264, etc)

  • Passionate about A/V and technology while staying current on the latest trends

  • Significant experience with A/V production (ie.screens, projection, audio, lighting, playback)

  • Strong organizational skills

  • High energy, engaging and a team player with the ability to work independently

  • A creative thinker and resourceful problem solver

About Us It's HBOSM

America's most successful premium television company, Home Box Office delivers two 24-hour pay television services—HBO®and Cinemax®. HBO continues to take advantage of the latest technological innovations with advancements that include the availability of HBO programming online though HBO GOSM and MAX GOSM, as well as HBO On Demand® and Cinemax On Demand® in HD. Just as HBO is a company noted for its commitment to excellence in the products and services it delivers to consumers, it makes the extra effort to create a work environment in which fairness, equity, trust, and individual responsibility are valued. HBO is committed to retaining and recruiting skilled and motivated employees, placing a priority on qualified team players who contribute to the diversity of their workforce. HBO offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, flexible spending, a commuter benefit program and tuition reimbursement.

HBO is an equal employment opportunity employer. HBO does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. HBO also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.