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ViacomCBS Public Relations Coordinator, Paramount+ in New York, New York

REF#: 38381

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

ViacomCBS Streaming (formerly CBS Interactive) is a division of ViacomCBS that encompasses both free, paid, and premium streaming services including Pluto TV, CBS All Access, CBS Sports Digital, and CBS News Digital.

DESCRIPTION:

Brand Overview:

Paramount+, the streaming service from ViacomCBS, has an exciting opportunity for a PR coordinator to join the Communications team. The role, based in New York, will support the growing Paramount + team and be involved with a wide variety of PR projects and responsibilities across the communications function.

Reporting to the Director of PR, this role will support the Paramount + publicity team across a wide range of responsibilities including: media strategy, coverage tracking, booking talent travel and logistics, managing press screeners and supporting the VP of Communications on travel and expenses. He/she will also work closely with the team to assist in the development and implementation of series press strategies/campaigns and work closely with internal teams across all Paramount+ departments as well as ViacomCBS brand groups.

Your day-to-day:

  • Assist in preparing all necessary research for building strategies/campaigns for upcoming and current series

  • Help create and distribute press releases, programming notes and media alerts

  • Manage press screener delivery and press account subscriptions

  • Monitor and compile press reports

  • Book talent travel, including air, ground and lodging (when in person events resume)

  • Update and maintain media lists and press contact information

  • Help as needed at events such as press junkets and press screenings (when in person events resume)

  • Ensure vendor invoices and department finances are paid in a timely matter

  • Support the VP, Communications as needed with travel and expenses

  • Be able to multi-task and pivot at a moment’s notice; good problem solver

  • Must be very organized with great attention to detail; able to work within tight deadlines

  • Team player with a get it done attitude

QUALIFICATIONS:

What you bring to the team:

You have -

  • 2+ years related experience in Public Relations or Marketing required

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Proficiency with Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Must have good oral and written communication skills

FUNCTION: Communications

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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