Freelance Traffic and Copy Administrator – Big Ten Network

FOX Sports, the industry leader in live events, is the umbrella entity representing Fox Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes, as well as a joint-venture business in the Big Ten Network and digital properties including and the FOX Sports App. FOX Sports has delivered the most watched television program, NFL’s America’s Game of the Week on FOX, for fourteen consecutive years.


Big Ten Network (BTN) is seeking a Freelance Traffic & Copy Administrator to assist with the administration of television advertising campaigns on the Network. The Traffic department is responsible for creating and executing the daily programming logs of the Network and inputting and monitoring the implementation of all advertising campaigns. The Traffic & Copy Administrator will work closely with the sales, pricing & planning, and programming departments and will report to the Supervisor, Traffic & Copy. This is a freelance position that will require approximately 20-30 hours per week from August through April. This position is classified as remote-based but may require occasional travel to BTN headquarters in Chicago.


  • Provide backup and assistance to the entire Traffic Department
  • Input commercial instructions and new spots utilizing WideOrbit Network (WON) traffic system
  • Work with Sales Planners and Account Executives to ensure proper commercials are on air
  • Compile and distribute weekly Nielsen Reports


  • 1+ years of experience in Network traffic and/or copy operations
  • Ability to multitask, manage and follow through on multiple projects, prioritize duties, and handle a high-volume workload
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Exceptional organizational skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Effectively identify and analyze problems and recommend solutions to address challenges


  • Strong working knowledge of Google Suite and Microsoft Office

Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $21.50-21.50 per hour. We provide Freelancers medical/dental/vision insurance and 401k after they meet eligibility criteria and any State required time-off, in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.