Open Position: VP/General Manager (#2017-6799)
WMC, the Raycom-owned NBC affiliate in the beautiful Memphis, TN market is currently seeking a dynamic leader to serve as the Vice President and General Manager of a legacy Tennessee station in a top 55 television market! Find out why the home of the Memphis Grizzlies and the historic district of blues music and restaurants of Beale Street is a great place to work and play!
- Full accountability for all aspects of the station; including sales, marketing, content and overall operation
- Drives revenue and market share growth across multiple Raycom platforms
- Designs and delivers programming in order to drive revenue growth/ratings
- Represents Raycom within the Memphis community while building positive relationships with viewers, advertisers, clients, etc.
- Maximizes profit opportunities with the core/national/new media business.
- Develops short, intermediate, and long-term market strategies
- Provides accurate forecasting to develop and manage the annual budgets
- Identifies and delivers opportunities to grow multi-platform content and distribution
- Builds a great station culture
- A minimum of 5 years’ experience successfully performing in a senior broadcast media management position (GM experience in a top 75-100 local broadcast television market preferred)
- A proven track record of achieving financial/strategic objectives
- Bachelor’s degree in broadcast or related field preferred
- Demonstrated active leadership, communication, and staff development/retention/advancement
- A history of successful leadership, positive station culture, and innovation
Are you up for the challenge? If so, Raycom is proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits programs. Interested candidates should apply online. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V.