Traffic Assistant

Ref#: 29423
CBS Business Unit: CBS Radio
Job Type: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets – including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio – as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit

CBS Radio New York is looking for a Traffic Assistant for the New York stations to work on a temporary basis for approximately 4 months. This position will reports directly to the Traffic and Continuity Managers as well as to the NY Market Controller. Some of the duties of the Traffic Assistant include:

·     Responsible for assisting traffic department with daily activity, including continuity.

·     Assist in production of daily broadcast logs, reconciliation of logs

·     Assist Account Executives with resolving of preemptions, printing and distribution of reports, entering sales orders.

·     May be asked to perform other duties - as needed - for the effective operation of the stations.


The successful candidate will have strong organizational and time management skills. In addition, candidates:

* Must be a team player, self-motivated with strong attention to detail.

* Must be proficient with computer programs.

* Must be able to work under pressure with tight deadlines.

* Attendance/punctuality is a must.

* Previous broadcast traffic department experience is preferred.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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