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Inventory Control Specialist - WXYZ/WMYD-TV

Job Description

Scripps is looking for an Inventory Control Specialist for its Traffic Hub, based in Southfield, Michigan. The Inventory Control Specialist 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.


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


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.

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.

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Location : Detroit

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