Posted on 2018-07-25
By SC Broadcasters Association
Alpha Media – Columbia, SC is seeking an experienced Traffic Manager. This a senior position so we are looking for someone with radio traffic experience who is accustomed to the pressures of managing high value inventory on tight deadlines. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to multi-task, balance priorities, take direction, possess excellent communication skills, and enjoy working in an environment that is fast-paced and deadline driven.
At Alpha Media, we have a passion for great radio and digital content. Our philosophy is to be smaller, faster, bolder, and work as a high functioning, best of class team at all levels. We hire and retain top talent who are unique, innovative and vibrant. We believe in creating progressive products, world-class events, and building strong relationships in our communities.
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Alpha Media operates 228 radio stations within 49 markets across the United States covering all formats.
We are live and local and can’t wait to talk to you!
Responsibilities of this position may include the following:
Prepare daily program logs for one or more radio stations.
Schedule radio commercials and process commercial contracts daily.
Supply station management with accurate inventory information.
Work closely with station programmers to insure hourly clocks are accurate and up-to-date on the program logs.
Prepare reports for station management as needed.
Other duties as assigned and consistent with the job title.
Requirements of this position include:
A minimum of five years’ experience in commercial radio traffic and relevant experience performing the duties of the job.
Must be highly organized and have the ability to meet tight deadlines.
Possess strong analytical problem solving skills.
Must be a self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-growth, rapidly changing culture and environment.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Preference may be given to candidates who meet the above requirements plus have the following:
Experience working with Wide Orbit and vCreative traffic software.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word and Excel.
HOW TO APPLY:
If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast moving, growing entity submit your cover letter and resume ASAP to https://recruiting2.ultipro.com
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer