Radio Traffic / Inventory Exec
A full-time sales job at Wireless Group in London
Posted 5 September 2017, 6.19am edt
Radio Inventory Executive
London, UK | National Sales inventory
Wireless Group is a leading UK media company and part of the News Corp portfolio of brands. We operate four national radio stations; including talkSPORT the world's biggest sports radio station, talkSPORT2, talkRADIO and Virgin Radio.
An exciting opportunity has become available for the right individual to join our successful and committed Inventory team covering our national stations.
We are looking for a confident, self – motivated team player to join the team. Candidates must be proactive, able to use their own initiative and eager to pursue a career in a fast paced and challenging environment. Working under pressure and to tight deadlines is also a key requirement.
Working within the Traffic / Inventory Team you will assist the Inventory Managers in ensuring the smooth and professional running of the Wireless Traffic / Inventory Department.
You will report to Head of Inventory and support the inventory managers
Supported by your manager, you will be responsible for:
- Manage Airtime & S&P inventory in ways which maximise revenue
- Accurately plot & communicate availability to all sales teams
- Compile sales reports and update daily Wireless sales figures
- Produce a commercial log on a daily basis
- To schedule all advertising campaigns accurately, ensuring all sales guarantees and inventory policies are delivered.
- Provide post campaign reports
- Ensure correct copy broadcasts on all campaigns and to check for quality and legal compliance
- Receive commercial audio and maintain archive
- Load commercial audio onto RCS playout system
- Reconciling commercial logs post transmission
- Management of all Network Drive, Network News & Auction Media bookings
- Run and send MMS data
- J-ET Management
- Planit sales system administration
- Demonstrate troubleshooting skills if technical problems arise during broadcast
- Assist in general administrative and housekeeping duties
- Deal with listener queries
Candidates should possess the following:
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with a good telephone manner.
- A positive attitude, showing enthusiasm about media sales.
- Effective time management skills, with great attention to detail.
- A true team-player, but with the ability to work using own initiative.
- Conscientious - punctual, willing to work hard and go beyond the call of duty with a can-do attitude.
- Ambitious to learn and progress in their career
- Strong numeracy.
- Basic Excel and Powerpoint skills.