• Traffic Coordinator

    Location US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(3/23/2018 6:08 PM)
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  • Overview

    Acts as Copy Coordinator for WGN-TV and WGNTV.COM with responsibility for scheduling commercial copy rotations from agency directions and inputting the information into the broadcast computer system (Wide Orbit) . 


    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Receiving, interpreting and inputting commercial copy based on agency instructions, flight dates, rotations and multiple revisions within log deadlines. 
    • Working with sales and sales assistants answering questions regarding commercials and copy rotations.
    • Maintaining commercial copy instructions/files.
    • Assisting with screening of commercials for clearance in accordance with station policies and FCC regulations.
    • Managing and work with digital systems and other station Traffic departments to share information and receive commercial materials.
    • Acting as backup for the commercial library and its inventory.


    Requires a high-school diploma (college degree preferred)  or equivalent related experience and 1 to 2 years of experience in TV, radio or with an agency traffic department. Previous Wide Orbit experience is a plus.  Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to multitask in a busy environment are required.


    Equal Opportunity Employer


    Apply On-line : Please go to http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for keyword “Traffic Coordinator”.

    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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