Traffic Assistant

Posted by WWLP

Chicopee, MA
Posted: 2019-04-01


WWLP, NBC, Springfield, MA has an opening for a full-time Traffic Assistant for centralized multi-station environment.  Applicants should be detail-oriented and organized and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.  Responsibilities include a variety of tasks including coordination of programming schedules and assistance in inventory management.  Candidate will work closely with sales department and other station personnel.    


Specialized knowledge/skills/abilities:


Responsible for developing procedures for smooth interdepartmental workflow between traffic, sales, master
control, accounting and production departments
Manage station inventory and oversell to maximize revenue
Ensure programming changes are implemented swiftly to supply sales with accurate avail counts
Ad-hoc report creation for various users including General Manager, Sales Management and Finance
Primary liaison for Digital Sales trafficking
Key resource for training local station Sales staff and sister station Traffic Liaisons


Desired Qualifications:


Solid multi-level communication skills with outstanding diplomacy. Original thinker who routinely identifies opportunities and produces innovative.



Experience Required:


Strong computer skills, data entry and familiarity with Windows required.  Prior experience helpful, but not required.  Training on traffic software will be provided.





Use Job Code 2019-4735

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer