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ViacomCBS Freelance Operations Support in New York, New York

REF#: 34839

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance




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 an Operations Support staff, you will be responsible for assisting the CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network Studio Production team during but not limited to live broadcastings. Duties will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist with ad-hoc tasks during Studio Production on the weekends

  • Cleaning, restocking, and organizing the catering hall, maintain overall studio tidiness, running errands to purchase supplies and equipment as needed onsite, etc.

  • Answer the phone in the control room as needed


  • Must be a team player with excellent communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills

  • Must have the ability to prioritize and handle multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be available to work extended hours on the weekend

  • Pursuing or fulfilled Bachelor’s Degree

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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