CBS Corporation Full Time Inventory Coordinator in Chicago, Illinois

Full Time Inventory Coordinator

REF#: 30998

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




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.).


  • Proficiency in Wide Orbit trafficking system.

  • Move sales commercial inventory month to month and across dayparts to assist sales management in maximizing revenue potential for the station.

  • Work directly with sales management and account executives to schedule makegoods and revisions in local and national offices.

  • Identify missing copy and work with traffic and master control to ready spots for air.

  • Work with marketing and traffic team to confirm and schedule various client integrations and productions to air.

  • Double check commercial logs daily to ensure accuracy and best rotation of commercials, creative tags and client requirements.

  • Coordinate paid programming materials between sales and traffic.

  • Schedule station promos in Wide Orbit log and traffic master.

  • Input promo #’s into both traffic master and Wide Orbit, provide backup lists to producers and master control.

  • Work with Wide Orbit Hub to format station breaks.

  • Show high degree of self-motivation and work well in a team environment.

  • Must possess excellent time management skills and have ability to work under quick and changing deadlines.

  • Other projects and duties as assigned by sales management.



  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Strong familiarity/experience with Wide Orbit broadcast traffic software.


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