ViacomCBS Social Media Coordinator in Studio City, California
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Studio City, CA
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
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