Broadcast Traffic Assistant (TV)

Location: US-OH-Dayton Job Number 1711416 Brand WHIO-TV


Cox Media Group Ohio is looking for a Broadcast Traffic Assistant for WHIO-TV and Radio.

Are you ready to be challenged in a deadline driven, fast paced, evolving Media Company?  

Cox Media Group has an opportunity for you working as a broadcast traffic assistant for WHIO-TV and Radio.  This ideal candidate will provide internal and external customer support to implement advertising media schedules and products for sales.    This role requires high-level administrative and communication skills and will be responsible for log formatting, processing traffic and copy instructions for local and national advertising. This individual will also serve as a support in other capacities within the traffic team which includes: online reporting with our networks, radio logs and other duties as assigned within the operations support team. Successful candidates must be proficient in Microsoft office products, have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be an excellent problem solver working in a team and open environment.  


Minimum Qualifications/Experience:

•Associates or Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of experience in a high level administrative position or 3 to 5 years equivalent experience in an administrative role.
•Experience working in a deadline driven/fast paced work environment.
•This role requires administrative skills and will be responsible for log formatting and requires ongoing communication with programming and marketing. Must have excellent  communication, problem solving, attention to detail, organization and prioritization skills and be customer focused.
•Be able to work independently but in a team environment.
•Troubleshoot issues as needed and complete tasks as assigned to meet deadlines. 
•Proficient in using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook).
•Exercise discretion and handle confidential materials and information.
•Serve as a support role in other capacities within the traffic team which could include network. reporting, radio logs and other duties as assigned. 
•Take initiative to provide solutions when solving customer concerns/issues. 
•Must be able to work non-traditional hours as needed. 

Preferred Skills:

•Previous experience working in a media platform.
•Knowledge of sales workflow and sales practices helpful.

We offer these excellent benefits:

•Paid Time Off
•401k with a company match
•Onsite fitness center and dining facili

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, more than 60 radio stations, six daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications; and more than 100 digital sites and services, like,, Dawg Nation, SEC Country,, and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and more than 14 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at

Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-OH-Dayton-1611 S Main St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing