Raycom Media, Inc.
ID 2018-8318 # of Openings 1 Department News\/Content Employment Status Regular Full-Time Work Days Monday through Friday Work Hours 9:30a - 6:30p Job Overview WAFF has an immediate opening for a News Operations Manager. We are looking for someone with strong managerial skills & a working technical knowledge of a multi-platform newsroom operation. This person will oversee the day-to-day on air execution and operations of our Content Department. The right candidate will assist in the development, implementation, and training processes of new & existing systems. Familiarity with the news production process, logistics, non-linear edit systems, ENPS, ENG, SNG newsgathering, WorldNow and mobile platforms are necessary. This position includes managerial responsibilities. It also requires proven ability to diagnose & resolve problems associated with all technological facets in the newsroom. The News Operations Manager must also have excellent communication skills & work closely with all departments with special focus on our Engineering\/IT department & the Assignment Desk. To complete the application process, qualified candidates should apply online\u00a0(Raycom Media Careers) or at\u00a0WAFF.com and submit a resume and links to their best work. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and MVR check. No phone calls please.
Raycom Media, Inc.
Website : http://www.raycommedia.com
Raycom Media, Inc. was created in 1996 with the purchase of 15 television stations, two radio stations, and a sports marketing, production, events management, and distribution company. Shortly after this first acquisition, Raycom Media quickly acquired two other companies and began an unheard of growth in the media business. Raycom Media, an employee-owned company, is one of the nation's largest privately owned broadcasters and owns and/or provides services for 62 television stations in 42 markets and 20 states. Raycom Media owns or provides services for stations covering over 14% of U.S. television households and employs over 4,600 individuals in full and part-time positions. In addition to television stations, Raycom Media owns PureCars (digital ad platform for automotive), Raycom Sports (a marketing, production and events management and distribution company), Tupelo-Honey Productions (a NY-based production company), RTM Productions (a Franklin, TN-based automotive programming production and marketing solutions company), WebStream Sports (an Indianapolis-based, live event production company) and Broadview Media (a post-production/digital signage company based in Montgomery, AL). Raycom is also responsible for the design and hosting of Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail website. Raycom owns over-the-air syndication, regional cable, and digital media rights to Atlantic Coast Conference Athletics. With a strong belief in community, Raycom Media television stations take editorial positions on key community issues. It is the vision of the company that it be involved in the communities its broadcast properties serve. By editorializing on local issues and seeking out divergent points of view, Raycom Media television stations create an atmosphere of community dialog. Raycom Media is headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama.