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Inventory Control Specialist, KNXV

The E.W. Scripps Company
Phoenix, AZ 85003
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KNXV the Scripps ABC station in Phoenix is looking for an Inventory Control Specialist to join our dynamic team.

This position is responsible for long-term inventory planning and control; ensuring that advertising logsare scheduled in the appropriate time slot and that the station or networkis 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 the 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 the information necessary for commercial matter on logs.

  • Performs other duties as needed


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

  • 2 3 years of 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.


The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) advances understanding of the world through journalism. As the nation's fourth-largest independent TV station owner, Scripps operates 60 television stations in 42 markets. Scripps empowers the next generation of news consumers with its multiplatform news network Newsy and reaches growing audiences through broadcast networks including Bounce and Court TV. Shaping the future of storytelling through digital audio, Scripps owns top podcast company Stitcher and Triton, the global leader in technology and measurement services. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, "Give light and the people will find their own way."

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.



Posted: 2020-11-08 Expires: 2020-12-07
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