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ViacomCBS Social Media Coordinator in Studio City, California

REF#: 36711

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.


The SVP Social Media for CBS News, CBS Sports, and CBS Entertainment is seeking a highly motivated, strategic, and adaptable individual who can help support a wide range of strategic projects across various Social Media platforms as well as build bridges with existing Social teams across ViacomCBS. The Social Media Coordinator will support general administrative, operational, financial, and communications activities for the SVP Social Media to help facilitate effective decision-making and implement a multitude of strategic and synergistic opportunities. This individual will get hands-on experience and a behind the scenes look at how to lead a world-class social media operation at scale. The Social Media Coordinator can be located in New York or Los Angeles.

  • General administrative duties (e.g., schedule meetings, answer phones, book travel and accommodation, submit expense reports and payments, update org charts, order office supplies, distribute mail, etc.)

  • Work to develop and implement new processes and mechanisms that will ultimately improve team performance, creativity, communication, collaboration

  • Work closely with the senior leadership team to solve immediate problems and capitalize on opportunities to improve

  • Establish trusted relationships across the extended management team, i.e., C-suite leaders, key client leaders, etc.

  • Work with the SVP Social Media to organize regular Brown Bag lunches with industry experts and talent for the broader CBS Marketing team

  • Coordinate ideation, planning and execution of strategic projects, helping manage CBS show branding across multiple Social platforms

  • Develop presentations for SVP Social Media for internal and external meetings

  • Assist with show launches, activations, and key events like SxSW, Upfronts, the Super Bowl, Comic Con, etc.


  • 1-4 years experience in talent management, project management, consulting, or marketing

  • Professional experience at a talent agency or consulting firm preferred

  • Well organized, detail oriented, able to multitask, prioritize responsibilities, and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment

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

  • An excellent listener and communicator with a high EQ

  • Positive attitude and the ability to be proactive, resourceful and flexible

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Advanced knowledge of social media platforms and emerging technology

  • Ability to anticipate scheduling/organizational challenges and suggest solutions in a timely manner

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Keynote, and OneDrive

  • Able to make independent decisions in the handling of sensitive and confidential information while exercising good judgment and discretion

  • Comfortable in a test-and-learn environment

  • Creative thinker with strategic and analytical prowess

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

  • Embraces accountability

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