Traffic Editor

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Ref#: 29538
CBS Business Unit: CBS Radio
Job Type: Part-Time (without benefits)
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, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.
Description:

CBS Radio is looking for a dynamic and talented professional to work as a traffic editor/writer for CBS Radio Traffic Editor on a part time and fill in basis. Duties include: 

  • Gather, write and select traffic stories to run in radio traffic reports, over air, on line, and on social media platforms.   

  • Supervise all traffic operations assets in the production, writing, and presentation of traffic reports and digital content. 

  • Must plan and prepare for upcoming traffic coverage for planned traffic events as well as unplanned traffic events.   

 

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must demonstrate the ability to multi-task a variety of inbound traffic resources to assemble data that shall be used within traffic reports and other platforms.

  • A minimum of 2 years newsroom experience is required. 
  • Knowledge of the broadcast area geography and transportation systems is essential. 

  • Must have proficiency with basic computer programs, managing and monitoring traffic/news systems, and a desire to learn new technologies.   

  • Must be able to work weekends, vacation fill-ins.


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