Traffic Copy Editor

Sales for E. W. Scripps Company
Detroit, Michigan

posted on January 12, 2018

job posting:

Position: Traffic Copy Editor Company: E. W. Scripps Company Station(s): WXYZ-TV-TV Job Type: fulltime Hours: Compensation: / year Job Description: In collaboration with account executives, sales management, clients and agencies this position is responsible for scheduling commercial copy for national and local advertisers, as well as serving as a back up to the log editor. Key activities Secure and enter advertising traffic instructions for station advertisers. Enter copy information using ad management traffic software. Maintain instruction files, tape library, and various other traffic functions. Work closely with account executives and traffic management, clients and agencies. Act as back-up to traffic log editor as needed. This includes ensuring that the traffic is scheduled in the appropriate time slot and that the engineering department has the information needed. Other duties as assigned. Skills & Abilities 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. Adaptable and flexible with ability to shift focus in fast-paced, high-pressure environment. Strong interpersonal skills. Good verbal and written communication skills. Team oriented and experienced in working in a team environment. Excellent organization and time management skills. Strict attention to detail. Strong problem-solving skills. Benefits: medical, dental, optical, life insurance, STD, LTD, 4011k, paid time off Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent required. Experience Required: 1 year minimum related experience preferred. Previous broadcast experience especially with ad management and broadcast traffic systems (i.e. WideOrbit, OSI etc) desirable. Other Requirements: Work environment May require limited overtime to cover vacations and holidays. Standard office environment. Date Available: 1/11/2018

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