Inventory Control Coordinator - Full-time

  • Tampa, FL
  • Full-time

Company Description

Media General is a leading provider of news, information and entertainment across broadcast television, digital media and mobile platforms, serving consumers and advertisers in strong local markets, primarily in the Southeastern United States. The company's broadcast operations include 18 network-affiliated television stations and their associated digital and mobile media services. Media General's network affiliations include eight NBC stations, eight CBS, one ABC and one CW.


Six of our stations operate in the Top 40 markets in the United States. Media General's stations reach more than one-third of TV households in the Southeast and more than 8 percent of U.S. TV households. Media General got its start in the television business in 1955 when it launched WFLA-TV in Tampa, Florida, as an NBC affiliate. Today, WFLA is the company's largest TV station, operating in the 14th largest DMA in the United States.

Job Description

Media General is looking for a full-time Traffic Coordinator to work in our Media General Broadcast Group's Central Traffic Operations in Tampa, FL Monday through Fridays. This position is responsible for preparing and editing daily logs, maintaining and processing traffic instruction files for an assigned group of Media General stations. Qualified applicants should have effective oral and written communication, strong organizational and interpersonal skills, plus the ability to perform under pressure and adhere to deadlines. Must have knowledge of television traffic computer systems, personal computers, word processing, spreadsheets and the ability to learn other software systems.


Tech Skills:

Knowledge of personal computers to include knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software and the ability to learn other systems. Demonstrate initiative to perform task completely, effectively, accurately and with a minimal amount of supervision. Ability to work quickly and accurately with names, numbers, and symbols. Strong organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to perform under pressure and adhere to deadlines. Effective oral and written communication skills and mathematical proficiency. Capable of handling the mental and physical requirements including: Ability to communicate in English, read computer monitor information (words and data), to hear detailed spoken communication, ability to remain sedentary and to travel to work location. Ability to perform manual dexterity task with hands and fingers, analyze data, concentrate, reason and write and to perform under emotional stress.

Job Skills:

Analytical ability-able to identify problems, gather relevant data and note possible cause of problem. Clerical skills -- Operate computer, copier and other office equipment, type accurate copy from rough drafts devise and access different filing systems, and maintain attention to detail. Communication skills -- listen carefully - listen effectively, respond clearly and directly, prepare clear and concise written reports or records and explain information to others.

Minimum Education:

HS Graduate or Equivalent College Graduate preferred

Minimum Experience:

Broadcast background and a minimum of 1 year experience in television traffic department preferred.

Additional Information

Please complete the online application (preferred method) at and upload your resume and cover letter to your submission. Or send your resume and coverletter to WFLA News Channel 8, Attn: Human Resources, 200 South Parker Street, Tampa, FL 33606. (please no phone calls).



Drug test and background check required

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