PROGRAMMING/TRAFFIC TECHNICIAN I
Posted on 2016-08-31
By Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc
One of the nation’s largest and most cutting-edge public media companies is seeking a dynamic and versatile Programming/Traffic Tech to join our team. The successful candidate will be scheduling on-air interstitial material and programs and will act as a liaison between master control, production, corporate sales and other departments in meeting deadlines for Programming and on-air operations.
TYPICAL DUTIES: Prepares program logs within Myers Protrack TV software according to station policies and Federal Communication Commission (FCC) regulations, including continuity/promotional spot input. Assists with assignment of network records needed for broadcast. Delivers tapes and continuity materials to appropriate on-air personnel, including electronic transfer. Assists with proofing and data entry of all materials as needed for broadcast logs. Liaison between Programming/Traffic and Master Control to execute policies and procedures of broadcast elements to on-air. Liaison between Programming/Traffic and content-generating departments for transfer of all network-related interstitial materials and programs. Works closely with Corporate Underwriting and assists with entering sales contracts and contract flight scheduling of television broadcast and non-broadcast elements.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor degree preferred or equivalent experience. 2 yrs successful traffic experience in the broadcast industry. Ability to work with figures, specifically timing information, and maintain accuracy; attention to detail is essential. Must be available for on call coverage during station broadcast hours. Experience in operating and maintaining a PC based database. Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form. Knowledge of television broadcast operations and procedures. Experience using Myers ProTrack preferred.
HOW TO APPLY:
PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION: Persons interested in this position should submit the following items via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and put "Traffic Tech I" in the subject line.
1. A cover letter detailing how the applicants qualifications fit the needs of RMPBN and information on how the applicant found out about the job opening.
2. A résumé detailing education, training, salary history, and employment experience.
3. Names, addresses, and phone numbers of at least three professional references with a thorough knowledge of the applicants professional experience and achievements.
4. Salary requirements.
Position will be posted at www.rmpbs.org/jobs until filled. No phone calls please.
KRMA-TV/KTSC-TV/KRMJ-TV/KRMU-TV/KRMZ-TV and KUVO-FM/KVJZ-FM are licensed to and operated by Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc., as non-commercial public television and radio. Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.