ViacomCBS Broadcast Traffic Specialist in Riverside, New Jersey
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Riverside, NJ
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
Expanding in 2020, hiring now!
CBS Television Stations are once again expanding their Riverside Operations Center and have an immediate opening for a Traffic Coordinator to work daily with Traffic Management on the production of the daily broadcast logs.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the placement of spot advertisements, last-minute revisions as required and optimizing use of commercial inventory, finalizing broadcast logs, programming format and commercial copy. This position will also interact with other departments such as Sales, Programming and Engineering. Other duties as assigned.
2+ years of work experience in a professional environment
Exceptional organizational skills with meticulous attention to detail
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically Outlook and Excel
Able to problem solve and seek solutions to challenging issues
Accurately decipher and implement written instructions
Be able to work independently in a team environment
Familiarity with broadcast traffic software
Work under pressure and within deadlines
Experience working in Broadcast Traffic or Sales Service department preferred.
Knowledge of WideOrbit a plus.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled