Research Triangle Park, NC

Chief Content Officer

m/Oppenheim Executive Search is assisting UNC-TV Public Media North Carolina (UNC-TV) in the search for a Chief Content Officer (CCO). Please click to view the full position description or to nominate/apply.

The CCO will deliver rich media content that is enthusiastically viewed by diverse North Carolinians, position UNC-TV as a leader in innovative programming for 21st century audiences, and manage all day-to-day content delivery functions. She/he will play a leading role in a year-long strategic planning process that will include input from university and government officials, community and business leaders, commercial media executives and the viewing public, and will reshape and modernize UNC-TV for embrace by 21st century audiences.

UNC-TV is a public media network headquartered in Research Triangle Park between Raleigh and Durham and governed by the University of North Carolina System. With a $28m budget, and 150 permanent, temporary and contract employees, the network’s 12 television stations provide four digital channels, broadcasts of national and syndicated programming, and original content. The broadcast signal covers virtually the entire state of North Carolina and parts of Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia, reaching 13 million households, 1.3 million UNC-TV online users and 118,000 social media followers. UNC-TV has the third-largest audience reach of all American public television stations.

We appreciate you sharing the position description with your network, and also any nominations you might have.

For additional information or to apply, please contact Dennis Hanthorn at info[at]moppenheim[dot]com.