November 24, 2020

Req ID: 1398


TBN is searching for a YouTube Channel Manager to join our growing Digital Platforms team. The YouTube Channel Manager will be responsible for the daily operations of multiple YouTube channels. This responsibility includes media handling, video editing, creation of custom thumbnails, uploading, creating playlists, optimizing metadata, etc. This position will report to the Digital Platforms Manager. 

The ideal candidate has a digital-first approach to the production and distribution of video content, is detail-oriented and can with ease navigate the backend of YouTube. 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Video editing and media handling. 
  • Creation of custom thumbnails and channel headers. 
  • Video uploading and scheduling. Playlists, end screens, cards, titles, descriptions, and tags. 
  • Monitoring live streams and comments. 
  • Tracking and reporting the performance of YouTube channels. 
  • Coordinating YouTube collaborations, cross-promotional activities, and influencer assessments. 
  • Staying informed of platform updates and utilizing new features. 
  • Ensure timely delivery of finished content that aligns with the ministry goals, brand voice, and creative vision of TBN.



  • 2-4 years of relevant experience working with YouTube channels. 
  • Detailed working knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe Photoshop. 
  • Passion for creating impactful and sharable content for our online audience.
  • YouTube Certified in Audience Growth and/or very familiar with best practices for SEO and discoverability. 
  • Expert time and project management skills to handle multiple assignments and complete complex jobs under deadline pressure.
  • Strong ability to work in a fast-paced video production environment while maintaining production standards and efficiency.
  • Meticulous attention to quality, detail, and project organization. 


Preferred Skills/Experience 

  • Experience working with other social media video platforms. (E.g. Facebook, TikTok.) 
  • A/B testing and optimization software. (E.g. TubeBuddy, VidIQ.) 
  • YouTube Content ID and digital rights management workflows. 
  • Experience working in Christian media. 
  • Appreciation and familiarity with TBN’s content and programming. 


Requested Materials

  • Resume 
  • Cover Letter 
  • A link to online portfolio and/or links to previously managed YouTube channels 


About TBN 

Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) is the leader in faith-based television programming. We combine creativity and data to fulfill our mission of reaching as many people as we can with the life-changing Gospel of Jesus Christ. Headquartered in Orange County, California, we have over 30 24-hour television foreign partner networks reaching every part of the globe. TBN is a workplace committed to creating an environment where people can play a vital role in impacting the world and doing some of the best work of their careers.  


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