News Operations Manager

34613

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19130

Programming
Philadelphia
Full-Time
On-Site

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and cbsnews.com, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,  CBSNews.com, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations’ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News’ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as CBSNews.com and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.  

 

The esteemed CBS KYW-TV Philadelphia is looking for an experienced News Operations Manager to help lead our team in both day-to-day operations and large-scale productions.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage and oversee the daily video and audio quality of all news production work that appears on air for both tv stations
  • Supervise logistics set-up for special event coverage such as elections, conventions, sports events, etc.  Ensure all special events are well-planned. Communicates with corporate partners, vendors and staff members about roles and responsibilities.
  • Supervise Media Managers to ensure the proper workflow for all the video needed for the news programs over the course of the day as well as manage the video archive system
  • Work closely with News Management team to ensure compatibility of coverage and logistics.
  • Develop strategies for improvement of existing systems and the implementation of future technologies
  • Must be available via phone to answer questions during off hours and be available for weekend or night work in cases of emergencies or project deadlines

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Ability to identify and schedule personal work directives based on observed daily operation, items in need of repair, and assigned projects.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in large market news management experience
  • Experience managing and overseeing union employees is strongly preferred
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse group of managers and staff with various levels of technical expertise and train staff.
  • Ability to adapt to changes in work environment
  • Strong communication skills 
     

 

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 

 

At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 

 

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Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia