General Manager

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Omaha, NE – Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. We own and operate leading media outlets in over 50 markets throughout the country – all delivering the news, weather, sports and entertainment that millions of our neighbors count on every day. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.


About WOWT:
WOWT NBC Omaha is your home for local news, weather, sports and entertainment in the heartland. WOWT is a modern facility equipped with state of the art technology, and with our leading broadcast news we provide award winning local news coverage, dedicated community service, and effective marketing solutions for area businesses. The Omaha area boasts an array of top attractions that can’t be matched, from the World Famous Henry Doorly Zoo, to TD Ameritrade Park home of the NCAA Men’s College World Series, and don’t forget all of those fantastic award winning restaurants. Omaha is also popular for our booming downtown which is home to a revitalized riverfront and the Historic Old Market. The entire downtown area has been re-imagined with top tier restaurants, shopping, bars, clubs and a variety of art galleries.

So, come experience the good life!

Job Summary:
Gray Television, Inc. is seeking a General Manager to lead WOWT NBC Omaha. The General Manager will report directly to a Regional VP of Gray and will be responsible for the management of all aspects of station in a highly competitive and decentralized corporate culture.

The ideal candidate will have experience as a General Manager in broadcasting with a background in broadcast sales. Candidate must also have demonstrated leadership ability to grow both broadcast and digital viewership and customer base while generating bottom line results.

Qualified applicants should email their resume and references to Jan Goldstein, VP of Human Resources at: jan.goldstein@gray.tv

Requirements
• Four-year degree
• 10+ years media experience, including experience as a GM and/or GSM
• Experience in a top 100 market preferred
• Ability and willingness to become a community leader
• Must pass pre-employment drug testing
• Valid Driver’s license and acceptable driving record required

Additional Info
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray Television’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.