Raycom Media, Inc.
Raycom Media, Inc. is recruiting to fill Television Traffic Inventory Specialist positions to join its Centralized Traffic Operations in Charlotte, NC. The Specialist will be responsible for the creation and delivery of the daily broadcast logs, maintaining 13 weeks of commercial inventory, and keep open lines of communication with all levels of station management.
Television Traffic Specialist Responsibilities
Provide the station with the necessary daily log inventory information to help them maximize revenue potential.
Address all advertiser/product separation requirements.
Work with the local station staff to ensure accurate inventory code selection on orders.
Attend weekly station pricing/inventory meetings and provide pertinent information to assist the station reach their revenue goals.
Understand and anticipate how local needs may differ from station to station.
Use best practices and have the ability to understand and enforce Raycom Standards
Provide backup as needed to other Traffic Specialists
Perform other duties as instructed by management.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong attention to detail characteristics
Ability to meet station and department deadlines
Critical thinking skills with a focus on problem solving and providing solutions
Previous Radio or TV experience preferred.
Prior knowledge of Wide Orbit Traffic or related scheduling software a plus.
Strong understanding of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
Bachelor\u2019s degree in Communications, Marketing, Broadcasting, or related field preferred.
Qualified applicants, please apply online (Raycom Media Career site) and attach your resume and cover letter. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Raycom Media, Inc.
Website : http://www.raycommedia.com
Raycom Media, Inc. was created in 1996 with the purchase of 15 television stations, two radio stations, and a sports marketing, production, events management, and distribution company. Shortly after this first acquisition, Raycom Media quickly acquired two other companies and began an unheard of growth in the media business. Raycom Media, an employee-owned company, is one of the nation's largest privately owned broadcasters and owns and/or provides services for 62 television stations in 42 markets and 20 states. Raycom Media owns or provides services for stations covering over 14% of U.S. television households and employs over 4,600 individuals in full and part-time positions. In addition to television stations, Raycom Media owns PureCars (digital ad platform for automotive), Raycom Sports (a marketing, production and events management and distribution company), Tupelo-Honey Productions (a NY-based production company), RTM Productions (a Franklin, TN-based automotive programming production and marketing solutions company), WebStream Sports (an Indianapolis-based, live event production company) and Broadview Media (a post-production/digital signage company based in Montgomery, AL). Raycom is also responsible for the design and hosting of Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail website. Raycom owns over-the-air syndication, regional cable, and digital media rights to Atlantic Coast Conference Athletics. With a strong belief in community, Raycom Media television stations take editorial positions on key community issues. It is the vision of the company that it be involved in the communities its broadcast properties serve. By editorializing on local issues and seeking out divergent points of view, Raycom Media television stations create an atmosphere of community dialog. Raycom Media is headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama.