NBC Universal Traffic Manager in Dallas - Fort Worth, Texas
Job Number 34502BR
Job Title Traffic Manager
Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations
Sub-Business NBCUOTS - TLM KXTX
Posting Category Sales
About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.
Telemundo Station Group, part of the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations division of NBCUniversal, is comprised of 17 local television stations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Producing and broadcasting more than 7,000 hours of unique and relevant local content each year, including award-winning news, public affairs, and entertainment programming, Telemundo Station Group serves Spanish-speaking viewers in the metropolitan areas of Los Angeles, New York, Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth, Chicago, San Antonio, San Francisco, Phoenix, Harlingen, Fresno, Denver, Philadelphia, Las Vegas, Boston, Tucson and Puerto Rico. In addition, Telemundo Station Group operates TeleXitos, the national multicast network that offers viewers popular action and adventure television series and feature films in Spanish. The group also provides support to 53 Telemundo affiliates across the country and manages dedicated local websites and applications, as well as a robust digital out-of-home operation.
Career Level Entry-Level
Country United States
City Dallas - Fort Worth
As a Hub Traffic Manager you will be responsible for all related functions of the Telemundo stations traffic department handled by the Hub. This includes interaction with sales, news, finance, promotion, programming and the operations group.
Ensure quality control of sales support interface, and adherence to established Wide Orbit Traffic & WideOrbit Sales standards. Ensure integrity of order booking process.
Attend sales meetings and provide support to Sales Managers & Account Managers (Local and National) as needed
Maintain accurate program schedule & formatting for both primary & digital channels in WideOrbit
Ensure integrity of daily broadcast log & automation playlist for both primary & digital channels.
Broadcast log reconciliation
Work with corporate sales operation team on divisional initiatives and workflow
Coordinate functions for all employees in the HUB ensuring all tasks are completed by deadlines.
Manage HUB employees, including attendance and punctuality tracking, performance evaluations, etc.
Cover for absent employees as necessary.
Update procedures and workflows inside the department to ensure accuracy and efficiency while maintaining Sales Operation and Sales Management guidelines.
Available to remotely access applications, Take calls and answer emails after hours
Willing to do occasional travel inside the US.
Minimum 5 years of experience in Broadcast Traffic and working experience in Broadcast Traffic systems (WideOrbit, OSI, etc)
Superior management capabilities and ability to coach, mentor and train a team.
Strong verbal & written communication skills
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
Must be willing to work in Dallas/Fort Worth , Texas
Must be 18 years or older
Must accept Solutions, as NBC Universal's Dispute resolution program
Strong interpersonal & organizational skills
Knowledge of basic Microsoft applications: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook
Knowledge of WideOrbit Traffic and WideOrbit Connect
College Degree Preferred
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