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3 Mar 2023

Full-Time Inventory Control Specialist

PJRetty – Posted by PJRetty Southfield, Michigan, United States

Job Description

The E.W. Scripps Company is hiring for an Inventory Control Specialist. This position is responsible for long-term inventory planning and control; ensuring that advertising logs are scheduled in the appropriate time slot and that the station or network is not undersold or oversold. Typically supports 2-3 stations/markets.


  • Analyzes and allocates available commercial inventory

  • Maximizes billing opportunities by evaluating sold and scheduled inventory and adjusting commercial placement

  • Releases ad logs to station or network

  • Checks orders for incorrect inventory codes, break codes, etc.

  • Processes orders

  • Handles clearing orders and working displaced spots for multiple stations or networks

  • Assists with scheduling programming, as needed

  • Works on broadcast traffic systems in entering information necessary for commercial matter on logs.

  • Performs other duties as needed


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

  • 2 – 3 years related experience required.

  • Previous broadcast TV experience especially with ad management and broadcast traffic systems (i.e. WideOrbit, OSI etc) highly preferred.


  • Proficient with MS Office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Ability to adhere to strict deadlines and complete work assignments in a timely and accurate manner.

  • Must be adaptable and flexible with ability to shift focus on new priorities.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Must be team oriented and have had past successful experience working in a team environment.

  • Must have good organizational and time management skills.

How to Apply

Job Types: Full-Time.

Job expires in 18 days.

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