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Scheduling Coordinator


Chicago, IL 09-06-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
The Scheduling Coordinator will be responsible for the strategic planning and placement of on-air promotions for NewsNation on the Go (audio feeds for NewsNation on external platforms) as well as NewsNation on the network, Nexstar O&Os (affiliates), and external placement for paid media campaigns.

Responsible for maintaining on-air promotional inventories and databases, investigating, and resolving on-air promo discrepancies, and other production-related issues for the channels. Tasks include maintaining and archiving current promotional inventory and publishing a weekly kill list of outdated work.

This position works closely with department heads, traffic manager, promotion producers, and fellow coordinators to maximize station reach and awareness, and help shape the image and identity of our brands.

Ideal candidate should have excellent communication and organization skills, and work well under pressure while meeting deadlines. Must be experienced scheduling promotions or commercials at a cable network, with local station experience a plus. Experience with Wide Orbit, Florical, and Excel preferred.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rby7xy-44-197-111-121-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.