TV VP/GM MID-SIZE MARKET

Management|   Midwest

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TV VICE PRESIDENT & GENERAL MANAGER – UPPER MIDWEST

A well respected, national media company is seeking a strategic VP/GM for its TV stations in the Upper Midwest.  The cluster has a long track record of success in the region with news, sales and community service. Along with this NBC affiliate, the company has a JSA/SSA with a FOX affiliate, the CW network and with Heroes and Icons.  This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced TV GM or a GSM ready for the next move up in their career.  This VP/GM will oversee station operations and sales and be responsible for the continued solid community presence and profitability of the station.  The VP/GM reports to the Regional VP for the company.

This area of the country offers outstanding lifestyle possibilities and great cost of living and the market is recognized as one of the top 100 places to live in the US.

Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to)

  • P&L management – responsible for profitability
  • Protect the FCC license
  • Oversee department heads
  • Create and communicate a clear vision and plan
  • Ensure station compliance with all regulatory bodies/policies/laws
  • Set performance expectations throughout the organization
  • Community Involvement as the station leader
  • Practice accountability throughout the organization
  • Strong Communicator
  • Build strong teams
  • Problem Solver

Applicants should be able to document and demonstrate a successful leadership track record and at least 5 years of senior level management experience in the television industry.

Interested parties, please send your resume and cover email in confidence to: 

Kate Glenn Kate@mediastaffingnetwork.com

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