CBS Corporation Senior Copy Specialist in Riverside, New Jersey

Senior Copy Specialist

REF#: 29238

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Riverside, NJ, US

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Television Stations has an immediate opening for a Senior Copy Specialist to work daily with Traffic Management Team.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for the accurate and detailed entry and maintenance of material instructions which includes properly assigning instructions for material to air based on written communications from advertisers and agencies. Routinely audit Copy Specialist to confirm procedures and processes, assist in the training of new Copy Specialist, enter new instructions using parameters received from advertiser/agency, verify receipt of commercial spots and assign material numbers, and back up other Copy Specialist along with other duties as assigned by management. This position will also interact with other departments such as Sales, Programming and Engineering.

QUALIFICATIONS:

QUALIFICATIONS:

Requirements:

  • Must be detail-oriented, organized and able to meet deadlines.

  • Must be accurate and able to work well under pressure.

  • Will have responsibilities for assigned TV Stations and additional digital channels.

  • Familiarity with broadcast traffic software.

  • Minimum of two years experience from a Traffic Hub Environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in Broadcast Traffic or Sales Service department preferred.

  • Knowledge of WideOrbit.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled