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ViacomCBS Market Specialist in Riverside, New Jersey

REF#: 37414

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




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.).


Position: Market Specialist

Hours for this role are: 10:30am-7:30pm EST to support West Coast properties

Job Description:

Market Specialist will prepare daily logs and complete general traffic duties for assigned stations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and maintain on-air logs through careful management of commercial inventory

  • Assign episode numbers, time program segments, verify program house numbers

  • Maximization of both revenue and inventory for a group of stations

  • Utilize innovative problem solving and decision making skills to achieve station goals

  • Assist Station Management to insure all regulatory issues are met

  • Exporting of stations daily program logs.

  • Assist in the implementation of Riverside Operations Center best practices and SOPs


  • 3-5 Years of Television Traffic experience


Qualifications Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of WideOrbit Traffic System preferred

  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) preferred

  • Ability to work under pressure against deadlines

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Ability to analyze large quantities of data and identify critical trends

  • Strong Communications Skills

  • Willingness to learn and take on all tasks assigned

  • Team Player- will be working will all levels in the organization


Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience preferred


EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

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