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ViacomCBS Campaign Manager in Los Angeles, California

REF#: 37854

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.


As Campaign Manager, you will help oversee the planning and execution of creative marketing campaigns and assets for CBS Entertainment and CBS Studios for a wide range of genres including drama, comedy, unscripted/alternative, specials, daytime, and/or late night. You will collaborate with internal and external stakeholders along with out-of-house agencies to help develop and execute strategic marketing plans on time and on budget. This role requires someone who thrives on creativity, organization, and collaboration.

  • Manage production and delivery of all components of a campaign including activations, partnerships, media plans, and assets (A/V, digital, social, print, and OOH) across a subset of CBS shows and specials

  • Manage all operational aspects of the campaign including workflow, timelines, asset development and budget tracking

  • Create schedules, determine resources, estimate time, track costs and project completion requirements

  • Work with your Brand lead to set clear attainable objectives, build and gather requirements, and manage the constraints, including budget, timeline, scope, quality, and effectiveness of the campaign

  • Ensure all projects are prioritized and ladder up to larger business goals

  • Anticipate and effectively mitigate problems; and consistently communicate to stakeholders about updates on progress, relevant delays or issues and budget implications

  • Work collaboratively and proactively with various internal teams, maintaining excellent relationships with partners across ViacomCBS, including Content Brand Strategy, Creative, Affiliate Marketing, Social Media, Media Planning, Technology/Operations, Post-Production, PR, Development, CBSi, CBS Studios, Viacom Data Science teams, CBS Research, and more

  • Help manage business relationships with external creative agencies

  • Ensure accuracy and on-time delivery of campaigns

  • Leverage dashboards and documentation to report on timelines and project status

  • Prepare information and presentations for senior leadership updates

  • Identify efficiencies across the Marketing team and broader organization

  • Troubleshoot situations and deal with any unique situations that may arise

  • Help evolve the CBS brand and department culture by taking calculated creative risks, nurturing new and disruptive ideas, and helping produce groundbreaking creative for marketing campaigns


Work Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in entertainment, project management, creative services, or entertainment marketing.

  • Brand or project management experience at an entertainment company or advertising/promotion agency is preferred.


  • Experience driving production and delivery of a high volume of creative marketing assets, on time and on budget

  • Possess strong decision-making skills and can operate with significant autonomy and discretion

  • Detail and solution-oriented with strong project management skills

  • Ability to prioritize in a complex, fast-paced environment

  • An excellent listener and communicator with a high EQ

  • Exemplary team player able to build relationships quickly with internal and external stakeholders with a wide range of personality types

  • Highly data-driven, possessing strong ability to gather and apply insights to frame recommendations and results into concise and actionable plans/reports

  • Exceptional understanding of traditional and digital entertainment marketing, including but not limited to on-air, display, print, OOH, social, performance and digital media channels

  • Comfortable in a test-and-learn environment

  • Ability to influence direction on a wide range of department issues

  • Focused and driven to excellence at the accomplishment of all tasks

  • Embraces accountability


FUNCTION: Operations

EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status

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