Definitions for "Location Manager"
Keywords:  scouts, crew, teamsters, sure, shoot
The person in charge of the location where filming or taping is occurring. The location manager is a representative of the producers and is responsible for everything occurring on the set, including the budget. The location manager differs from the director in that the director is responsible for the creative aspects of the production, and the production manager is responsible for every thing else.
Responsible for scouting locations, for securing permits and for making sure each location is ready for the film crew before filming and is left in a decent state after filming.[ edit
On a movie or television production, the person responsible for finding suitable locations in which to film.