Traffic Specialist (Tulsa) in Tulsa, OK at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 11/21/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

The Traffic Specialist will be responsible for the preparation and creation of daily program logs for multiple stations in one or more CMG radio markets, including order processing, format clock changes, inventory management, and log processing and reconciliation in order to maximize inventory and revenue. 

Requires high-level analytical attention to detail and exceptional oral and written communication skills.  Will require the ability to work independently in a remote environment, as well as collaborate across markets to achieve business objectives. 

Must have solid organizational skills and demonstrated ability to use good judgment when multi-tasking or switching seamlessly between competing priorities quickly.  Must be able to work calmly under pressure in a deadline-driven environment.  Successful candidates also must be proficient in Wide Orbit Traffic and Automation for Radio and have experience working in vCreative PPO. 

Candidate for this position must be based out of CMG’s Tulsa market 

WHAT YOU WILL DO: 

  • Responsible for the preparation and creation of daily program logs on multiple stations in or out of market 
  • Maximize Inventory and revenue through trafficking of spots, log adjustments, scheduling makegoods. 
  • Adapt and adopt all standardization procedures and other initiatives. 
  • Must be able to collaborate effectively with others (sales, content, and other staff both in and out of market). 
  • Complete other Traffic and/or Continuity related duties as may be assigned 

 

 

What we look for

WHAT YOU WILL BRING: 

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Media or related (preferred) 
  • 3-5 years of broadcast traffic experience 
  • WideOrbit experience (at least 1 year) 
  • vCreative experience (at least 1 year) 
  •  Requires the ability to work non-traditional hours:  Typically Monday - Friday but requires ability to be flexible with shift assignment based on business needs. 

WHAT WE OFFER YOU: WHY YOU SHOULD WORK AT CMG

CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements.  We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.

CMG provides valuable local and national journalism and entertainment content to the people and communities it serves. The company's businesses include 14 high-quality, market-leading television brands in 9 markets; 54 top-performing radio stations delivering multiple genres of content in 11 markets; a Washington, DC news bureau; and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG's TV portfolio includes multiple primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Telemundo and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations.

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development. We take care of our people with industry-leading total rewards offerings that includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and accident insurance as well as, a best-in-class wellness program, 401(k) matching and time-off programs.

CMG may require proof of COVID-19 vaccination upon hire or during employment as a term and condition of employment unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law.

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!

Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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