Full Time Job

Scheduling Coordinator


Pittsburgh, PA 06-13-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Hearst Television is looking for a Scheduling Coordinator to manage programming schedules for our streaming channels in the Very Local app. The ideal candidate will be a detail-oriented problem solver who has a passion for television.

The Scheduling Coordinator will work closely with the Manager of Scheduling and other members of the scheduling team to create a world-class streaming experience for our viewers all over the country.

• Contribute to and execute programming schedules in a virtualized system for multiple streaming channels in local markets
• Work with content producers and news teams to acquire and deliver original video content to streaming channels in a timely and efficient manner
• Use Adobe Premiere and other video editing tools to clean up and prep videos for digital delivery
• Maintain meticulous metadata records associated with Hearst TV's growing video library
• Acquire news-produced content from various locations in order to keep the app up to date with the newest information from around Hearst Television's many stations
• Manage the insertion of ad breaks, interstitial content and time fill in a virtualized rundown to create the optimal user experience
• Actively monitor stations streaming channels with an eye for spotting bugs, while looking for improvements
• Assist with metrics reporting and analysis

• Detail-oriented
• Proficient with editing software, preferably Adobe Premiere
• Strong understanding of Google Sheets
• Strong written and verbal communicator who can work effectively with multiple teams
• A desire to find the most efficient way of getting content to our viewers
• Passion for streaming and local programming in various communities

Stream Very Local live, on demand, at home, or on the go. You can find it in the app stores on Samsung TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Android devices and Apple devices.

Additional Requirements

As part of its continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, Hearst Television requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. HTV will consider requests for reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8zn4x-44-192-65-228-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households.