Job Information

ViacomCBS Streaming Producer, CBS Sports HQ in Stamford, Connecticut

REF#: 38080

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Stamford, CT

ABOUT US:

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

DESCRIPTION:

BrandOverview:

CBS Sports Digital -- a portfolio of premium digital sports media properties including CBSSports.com, 247Sports, MaxPreps and SportsLine -- is consistently ranked a top-three sports property, reaching more than 70M sports fans monthly across desktop, mobile, and connected TV devices. Our team is a diverse and agile group that effectively collaborates with the business to shape our department.

Role Details:

The Producer is responsible for program development, creative and editorial direction, and programming block hours, working with editorial management for the content vision of CBS Sports Digital. Oversee day-to-day editorial for program hours and coordinate content integration across platforms. We bring our passion for sports and love of our work, serving up sports content to fans everywhere, and this role will help us succeed in that mission.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Responsible for program development, creative and editorial vision of CBS Sports Digital

  • Oversee day-to-day editorial for program hours and coordinate content integration across platforms

  • Coach and mentor show staff

  • Discuss day-of correspondent requests with assignment desk team

Key Projects:

  • Work closely with CBS Sports Broadcast to provide on-air tie-ins to material on CBS Sports digital platforms

  • Develop innovative content for CBS Sports Digital platforms

QUALIFICATIONS:

What you bring to the team:

You have -

  • Bachelor’s degree in video production, media arts, communications, broadcasting, sports management, or combination of education/training with relevant experience equivalent

  • 4-6 yrs experience at a senior level, including running control room, stacking a rundown, juggling live breaking news, strong writing and copyediting skills.

  • Must have at least 3 years of Line Producing experience

  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news. The schedules will rotate, but must be able to work all shifts, including weekends and overnights. Must be able to work additional hours beyond scheduled shift with little or no notice if needed.

  • Must thrive in a fast-paced, team environment

  • Exceptional editorial skills

You might also have -

  • Possess ability to develop story ideas, research, and plan segments

  • Have understanding of SEO

FUNCTION: Streaming

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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