News/Content Operations Manager
Posted on 2014-12-19
By Louisiana Association of Broadcasters
Baton Rouge, LA
WVUE, the FOX affiliate in New Orleans, has an immediate opportunity for an experienced News Operations Manager to join our team. We are looking for someone with strong managerial skills and 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 News Department. The right candidate will assist in the development, implementation, and training processes of new and existing systems, as well as managing updates and upkeep on various systems
Familiarity with the news production process, logistics, non-linear edit systems, ENPS, ENG, SNG newsgathering, WorldNow and mobile platforms are necessary. Knowledge of Edius editing platform as well as Oasis archiving system a plus. This position includes managerial responsibilities. It also requires proven ability to diagnose and resolve problems associated with all technological facets in the newsroom. The News Operations Manager must also have excellent communication skills and work closely with all departments with special focus on our Engineering/IT department and the Assignment Desk. Flexible work hours required, must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts including but not limited to: mornings, afternoons, evenings, late nights, holidays, weekends and possible overtime hours Pre-employment drug test required.
HOW TO APPLY:
Qualified candidates please apply online at careers-raycommedia.icims.com and attach your resume and cover letter. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V