Job title: General Manager - Broadcast Operations
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Engineering, IT & Dev Executive/Senior Management Operations & Production
Skills: MCR Playout / Transmission DTV Broadcast Operations Finance HR Health & Safety Ofcom Management SLA
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Midlands, UK
Job published: 18/11/2022
Job ID: 38388

Job Description

A General Manager is required for a broadcast facility and will be responsible for the daily operations of a broadcast facility – finance, HR and recruitment, technical operations, client partnerships, IT/cyber security, key projects and health & safety.

The ideal candidate will have a good general understanding of broadcast technology and operations preferably within a transmission/playout/MCR/DTV service and who has ideally worked in a senior operational / divisional management capacity. 

The General Manager must have good commercial experience across contracts, strategic reports and financial / P&L management experience with an understanding of broadcast operations, Ofcom regulations and licensing processes.

The successful candidate could be either be an experienced MD / CEO seeking their next challenge, or an aspiring Director/Head of Broadcast Operations looking for the next step up.