Full Time Job

News Operations Manager


Charlotte, NC 7 days ago
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
News Operations Manager - WBTV

About WBTV:

WBTV was the first television station to sign on in the Carolinas and is considered the ''most trustworthy source of news and information'' in the area according to research. WBTV First Alert Weather is the certified most accurate forecast for the market as measured by WeatheRate. Being ''On Your Side'' for viewers, clients and the community is the guiding principle of WBTV and helps drive its award-winning newscasts and quality local journalism. Visit to learn more.

Job Summary/Description:

In this role, you will be responsible for the technology and operational needs of the WBTV newsroom. Additionally, the operations manager will lead a group of editors, ENG operators and assist with all equipment requirements.

This position will schedule, lead and manage a group of ENG operators, editors and assist with the equipment needs of the WBTV newsroom. Other day-to-day responsibilities include the management and maintenance of the WBTV fleet of vehicles. Working knowledge of the latest technology available to the newsroom is also a must.

Please note - primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the information listed above

- Three years minimum experience in a television newsroom or digital workplace.
- A background in photojournalism is desired.

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

WBTV-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before the first workday.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8ey0q-3-215-186-30-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.