Jul 01, 2021

Traffic Assistant

  • EWTN Global Catholic Network
  • Irondale, AL, USA
Full time Media-Journalism Other

Job Description

DEPARTMENT:  Program Scheduling & Traffic

LOCATION:  Irondale, AL

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Traffic Assistant operates computer proficiently to create a log for use by On Air Operations. Coordinates various sources of information in a professional manner, with attention to detail to create and maintain the programming log.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Schedule program episodes, events, and interstitials.
  • Ensure database has all pertinent information for scheduling and Viewer Response, if applicable, and maintain database.
  • Coordinates scheduling information with Web Services.
  • Address and solve problems, which result from miscommunication, error damage, or loss.
  • Coordinate closely with Programming Department to ensure the completion of any last minute changes, as well as assuring those changes are properly handled.
  • Print reports and handle inquiries about specific episodes or programs.
  • Work a flexible schedule as necessary.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

WHAT SKILLS/TALENTS WILL THE IDEAL CANDIDATE POSSESS?

  • Strong computer software experience including, but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong attention to detail and follow through.
  • Efficient in time management; ability to prioritize and meet strict deadlines.
  • Technical knowledge and competencY
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in broadcast/cable TV production/programming.
  • Practicing Catholic with demonstrated knowledge of the Catholic Faith, liturgical year and EWTN’s mission.

REQUIRED EDUCATION:

  • Associate/Bachelor degree in Communications, Broadcasting or equivalent training and experience.

 WHAT DOES EWTN OFFER?

• Career with Purpose
• Family-oriented working environment
• Competitive salary
• Benefits Package (Health, Dental, Vision, Life and Retirement)
• 11 Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off
• On-line continuing education and degree programs through Catholic Distance University.

Please submit cover letter including salary requirements and resume via email to humanresources@ewtn.com for consideration.

To learn more about EWTN and our mission, please visit our website at www.ewtn.com.


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