Morgan Murphy Media is seeking an experienced broadcasting professional for an exciting and rare GM opportunity to lead its broadcast and digital operations in Yakima/Kennewick, WA (DMA #111). The General Manager will have full oversight of our highly respected operations in the Yakima Valley and Columbia Basin providing vital local news and entertainment via the ABC network and ME-TV. This is a unique opportunity located in the Tri-Cities which is a booming metropolitan area in southeast WA where the sun shines 300 days of the year! Tri-Cities offers amazing outdoor views, cultural diversity and is known as the “Heart of Washington Wine Country.” It’s also the chance to join a thriving, privately held broadcast group and duties include oversight of an exceptional operation with an experienced, dedicated, talented staff and state-of-the-art broadcast and digital facilities.
Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate prior results in a broadcast leadership role, will have strong interpersonal skills, and experience in news promotions, community engagement, and sales leadership. We are recruiting someone with a track record of success and a broad range of experience in all areas of station operations with a focus on sales growth as well as an emphasis on viewer engagement and service.
We expect our GM to reflect, embrace, and promote our core values of family and community and to be a visible role model to the employees and to the communities we have the privilege to serve. We are looking for a steward of the company, who is not only engaging and energetic, but will also be able to capitalize on the potential of our news, programming, and sales operations with a positive impact on our employees, our advertisers, and our community.
We offer a professional, challenging work environment, competitive compensation, and benefits, and want you to help make a great organization even better.
Disclaimer: As a condition of employment, Morgan Murphy Media requires that newly hired employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to the extent permitted by applicable law and subject to any medical or religious accommodations.
Morgan Murphy Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer