location manager


Location managers are responsible for procuring locations for filming outside of the studio and all the logistics this includes. They negotiate site use, and manage and maintain the site during shooting. Location managers manage the safety and security of the film crew on site.

Alternative label

  • film location manager

  • location coordinator

  • location scout

  • film & TV location manager

  • film location coordinator

  • set location manager

  • film and TV location manager

  • TV location manager

  • series location manager

  • location assistant

  • location director

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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