Traffic Manager

By on Dec, 29 2016 with Comments 0

Phoenix, AZ – I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives
Manages traffic department; responsible for processing all spot orders, copy instructions, resolving discrepancies, and programming input.
Will manage an error-free traffic department. Succeeds in having a direct impact upon the stations’ revenues as well as upon customer perceptions of how a well-run station should operate.

II. Essential Job Functions
Weight % Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results
50% Successfully assist the Director of Traffic with managing the department so that “Standards of Performance” requirements are achieved by all support personnel.
25% Supervise proper processing of all orders, commercial materials, and programming input; oversee production of logs, copy and formatting.
10% Coordinate flow of communication between sales, accounting, programming and engineering departments with sales service.
15% Assist in cross-training of all traffic personnel.

III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.

Education: High school graduate or equivalent. College graduate preferred.

Experience: Minimum three years’ experience in TV traffic department.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Understanding of WideOrbit Traffic system or similar; function of traffic/operations department.
Ability to supervise and train; ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines; strong organizational skills; excellent communication skills.

% Travel Required (Approximate): None

Please apply here: http://www.meredith.com/viewjobopenings

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