Date:  August 21, 2014
Location:  Colorado Springs, CO.
Position:  Format Specialist

KRDO-TV, located on the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, is seeking a Format Specialist to schedule and maintain program formats for News-Press & Gazette’s broadcast television stations in addition to providing daily support of programming and commercial inventory and other traffic related functions as needed.

Job Description:  Your primary responsibilities will be to schedule standardized program formats based on information gathered from television networks, program syndicators and NPG broadcast stations.  Participate in day-to-day communication with local stations to include content management, playlist integrity & documentation of weekly program contingencies and discrepancy reports.  Utilize various reporting techniques and data analysis to monitor adherence of established standards & processes. Trouble-shoot and provide on-going support to local NPG traffic departments.  All other duties assigned by supervisor.  To achieve this, you will be working as part of a team environment in News Press Gazette’s Broadcast Operations Center located in Colorado Springs.

Requirements and Qualifications: Candidate must have strong analytical and organizational skills and be able to work in a fast paced and ever changing work environment.  Candidate should possess excellent communication and customer service skills.  Candidate must have excellent computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft office software.  Ability to travel occasionally for work to other NPG locations.  Two years of television traffic experience is preferred as well as knowledge of the Wide Orbit traffic system.

How to Apply:  Applications may be submitted by mail, email or fax.  When applying for this position, please state your referral source.

Attn:  Human Resources
399 South 8th Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Telephone (719) 632-1515     FAX (719) 444-8601

Successful candidate must pass a drug test and background check.
KRDO-TV/Radio is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Posting Closes when position is filled.