+1 (868)285-9JOB/ +1 (868) 293-0678 #143 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago WI. Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00. Sunday CLOSED

Traffic Coordinator (Radio Station)

  • Location:
    NORTH - PORT OF SPAIN, WOODBROOK, ST. JAMES, MORVANT NORTH - PORT OF SPAIN, WOODBROOK, ST. JAMES, MORVANT NORTH - PORT OF SPAIN, WOODBROOK, ST. JAMES, MORVANT NORTH - PORT OF SPAIN, WOODBROOK, ST. JAMES, MORVANT
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    ADVERTISING, MARKETING, MEDIA, COMMUNICATIONS
  • Deadline:
    March 12, 2020
  • Gender:
    Male, Female, Other

TRAFFIC COORDINATOR

 

At a radio station, “traffic” refers to the scheduling of the station’s paid advertisements. It is the job of the station’s Traffic Coordinator to coordinate and arrange the daily commercial logs.

The Traffic Coordinator works closely with Sales and Programming- processing orders, keeping daily maintenance of station program logs, entering orders into the traffic system, proofing and filing contracts.  This position supports the Network Traffic Director, and calls for strong computer and math skills, great typing abilities and the ability to succeed in a pressured, fast-paced environment.

Traffic department also coordinates with the Production department to make sure that commercials (booked by Sales) are produced, if the advertisers don’t have a commercial already produced; and then schedules these advertisements for on-air broadcast.

 

Abilities:

  • ability to quickly learn new systems and processes
  • manage multiple tasks simultaneously and respond to requests in a timely manner
  • exemplary attention to detail
  • handle tight deadlines and related pressures
  • work independently or in a team setting

 

 

Knowledge & Skills:

  • High school graduation – minimum of 5 O’Level passes, including Grade 1 or 2 in English

& Mathematics

  • Computer Literate, comfortable with Microsoft Office suite (specifically Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Basic accounting/data entry background would be an asset
  • Strong computation & mathematical skills
  • Good keyboarding/typing skills

 

 

Desirable Attributes:

  • Good telephone etiquette
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Professionalism (punctuality, attire, cleanliness of work area & self, etc.)
  • Effective communication skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of clients’ information & company’s information
  • Ability to take instructions responsibly and inquire when unsure of appropriate action

 

 

Working Hours:

            Mondays – Fridays

9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. (during “peak” season, Traffic Coordinators may be expected to work beyond        normal end time)

 

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.