Programming Coordinator

Irving, Texas, USA Sinclair Broadcast Group Expired a month ago - Inactive Job
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Job Description

Bally Sports Southwest is looking for a Programming Coordinator to join the team! This position has critical responsibilities in the Programming department of Bally Sports Southwest.

  • Programming responsibilities include creating and maintaining the regional sports network programming schedule; communicating contingency plans;
  • managing market blackout schedules; managing music cue sheets; cultivating strong relationships with 3rd party suppliers;

weekly / daily communication with 3rd party suppliers to verify shows arrive on time and issue free; and serving as a liaison to internal departments, national programming office, Master Control, Nielsen, and TV listings services on a daily basis.

Essential Functions :

  • Program Schedule / Data Management - accurately input and maintain all program schedules into Wide Orbit Program, Excel, and Nielsen's E-Names databases.
  • Market Switching Schedules - ensure professional product is being distributed to the correct team territories
  • Contingency Planning - provide Master Control with contingency plans; ensure proper execution
  • Music Cue Sheets - ensure proper submission of internal and external cue sheets
  • Communication - effectively communicate programming information, changes, etc. to all internal departments, Master Control, Nielsen, TV listings services and 3rd party suppliers
  • 3rd party suppliers - serve as intermediary between media services and program suppliers when there are issues with shows
  • Research - Assist Programming Manager with ratings research and trends related to programming. Track program ratings to create summaries and reports for internal distribution

Education / Experience - This position requires a Bachelor's degree. 1-2 years of work experience and knowledge of Bally Sports Southwest regional-based professional teams is preferred.

Language / Communication - Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills are required. Must effectively communicate programming information, changes, etc.

to all internal departments, Master Control, Nielsen, and TV listings services.

Other Skills / Requirements - Superior attention to detail, strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize are needed.


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

About Us

Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country.

In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet.

Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms.

We're at the forefront of NextGen technology, enabling innovative new ways to engage with broadcast content like never before.

We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees.

We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!

About the Team

The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people.

How good? Here is a glimpse : great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let's talk.