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CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion consumers every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 428 owned-and-operated stations across 87 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the American Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and offers listeners a dynamic network of popular podcasts that define culture with original content and commentary on today’s world. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with local impact and national reach through on-air, digital, mobile, and voice-activated media solutions, as well as access to integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.


Traffic Coordinator

Department: Traffic
Location: Birmingham, AL

Have you ever been interested in directing traffic...it's more exciting than you think! 

CUMULUS MEDIA | Birmingham, AL is offering a great opportunity to learn the business side of the radio broadcasting industry as a Traffic Coordinator. The Traffic Coordinator manages the daily preparation and maintenance of on-air logs utilizing meticulous management of commercial inventory to maximize revenue. The greatest challenge is to provide advertisers with accurate commercial placement and billing, while working within company guidelines, procedure and deadlines. We strive to hire passionate, driven, resourceful, problem solvers who have the ability to grow and contributed to Cumulus' ongoing success.

Who We Are:

CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion consumers every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 428 owned-and-operated stations across 87 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the American Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and offers listeners a dynamic network of popular podcasts that define culture with original content and commentary on today’s world. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with local impact and national reach through on-air, digital, mobile, and voice-activated media solutions, as well as access to integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.

Our ideal candidate should possess an extremely good work ethic, be a self-starter, and be highly organized with the ability to work in a fast-paced office environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Daily use of software to schedule inventory in order to maximize station revenue on high demand stations in sell out situations
  • Data and order entry
  • Scheduling ad copy
  • Posting of daily commercial logs
  • Preparation and maintenance of reports
  • Weekly affidavit processing of network and syndicated programming
  • Coordinates endorsements and “live reads” with talent, Program Directors and Production
  • Cross train with traffic personnel on all department duties and assist as backup when needed
  • Ensure that all programs, commercials and public affairs materials are aired in accordance with Federal Communications Commission regulations and Cumulus’s policies

Qualifications:

  • Possess innovative problem solving and decision making skills to achieve station goals and work with Sales Representatives to efficiently accommodate advertisers and maintain revenue
  • Dependable and responsible and display excellent attention to detail, superior organizational skills, and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Possess strong computer skills including proficiency in MS Office products (especially Excel)
  • Demonstrate ability to work under pressure while meeting multiple deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Possess strong analytical skills in order to analyze large quantities of date and identify critical trends
  • Maintain professional demeanor, proven ability to multi-task amid constant interruptions, and a positive outlook
  • 1 to 2 years experience in a professional work environment

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay:  Salary is $40,000/year
  • Professional growth and career path
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays

For immediate consideration, please visit www.cumulus.com/work-here/

For more information about CUMULUS MEDIA, visit our website at: https://www.cumulus.com

CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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