Inventory Control Specialist - WXYZ-TV
The E.W. Scripps Company is hiring for an Inventory Control Specialist. This position is responsible for long-term inventory planning and control; ensuring that advertising logs are scheduled in the appropriate time slot and that the station or network is not undersold or oversold. Typically supports 2-3 stations/markets.
WHAT YOU'LL DO: Analyzes and allocates available commercial inventory Maximizes billing opportunities by evaluating sold and scheduled inventory and adjusting commercial placement Releases ad logs to station or network Checks orders for incorrect inventory codes, break codes, etc. Processes orders Handles clearing orders and working displaced spots for multiple stations or networks Assists with scheduling programming, as needed Works on broadcast traffic systems in entering information necessary for commercial matter on logs. Performs other duties as needed
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: High school diploma or equivalent required. 2 - 3 years related experience required. Previous broadcast TV experience especially with ad management and broadcast traffic systems (i.e. WideOrbit, OSI etc) highly preferred.
WHAT YOU'LL BRING: Proficient with MS Office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Ability to adhere to strict deadlines and complete work assignments in a timely and accurate manner. Must be adaptable and flexible with ability to shift focus on new priorities. Strong interpersonal skills. Good verbal and written communication skills. Must be team oriented and have had past successful experience working in a team environment. Must have good organizational and time management skills.
How to apply: www.scripps.com/careers
Equal Opportunity Employer