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News Operations Manager

Department: WDJT News
Location: Milwaukee, WI

Weigel Broadcasting Co. is a family-owned media company based in Chicago, Illinois. The company owns and operates national television networks, as well as local broadcast stations throughout the country. Weigel is the leader in the multicast television network space with "MeTV," Memorable Entertainment Television, the number-one rated and distributed multicast network, as well as the "Movies!" Network in cooperation with the Fox Television Stations, the "DECADES" Network, the "H&I" Network and the “Start TV” Network in association with the CBS Television Stations. Weigel's local stations include CBS, ABC, The CW, MyNet and Telemundo network affiliates. Weigel and its affiliate companies broadcast network and independent television stations in Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle, St. Louis, Cedar City-St. George (Utah), Milwaukee, South Bend and Rockford.

Our Milwaukee station newsgroup has a new opening for News Operations Manager. We are looking for someone with strong managerial and logistic skills, with a working knowledge of a multi-platform newsroom, to join our leadership team.

In this role, you will oversee the scheduling, training and development of the photography, edit and news assignment teams and execute operational aspects of all newscasts, special events coverage, and breaking news.  Develop and implement efficient workflows that promote high-quality production values and assist in the development, implementation, and training of new and existing systems.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a fast-paced growing newsroom with content airing on multiple local channels.  Must have a proven record of success in photography, newsgathering and edit operations with experience as an operation manager, chief photographer, managing editor or production manager.

We offer a competitive compensation package, employer contributed health and welfare benefits, paid time off, paid qualified FMLA Leave, and much more!

Weigel Broadcasting Co. maintains an Equal Employment Opportunity Policy for all applicants and employees. We give fair consideration to all qualified persons and afford all our employees opportunities for advancement according to their individual abilities, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age or sex, or other protected categories. No opportunities for promotion, transfer or any other benefit of employment will be diminished through discriminatory practices. Employees or prospective employees have the right to notify an appropriate local, state or Federal agency if they believe they have been discriminated against.

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