Social Media Producer - Primetime Scripted

Ref#: 35059
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: Burbank, CA, US

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Division Overview:
Our social team is responsible for developing and producing compelling narratives—as told through video, editorial, and social platforms—that promote programming for CBS primetime scripted programming. Regardless of the medium, our team optimizes the best of CBSi's content to drive fan acquisition, engagement, and retention by leveraging data analytics, analyzing the competitive landscape, and recognizing opportunities for innovation in this always-on world.

Role Details:
The Social Media Producer will be responsible for developing the social media presence and growing engagement for CBS' Primetime Scripted Series, which currently includes series such as Young Sheldon, SEAL Team, and Criminal Minds. The ideal candidate for this position has extensive experience creating social content, writing for social audiences, and establishing an authentic voice for shows on social media. The ideal candidate also thrives in a creative, collaborative, and results-oriented environment.

Your Day-to-Day:
  • Develop and execute social content and programming strategies to support the lineup of CBS Primetime Scripted Series across multiple social channels to achieve marketing and business objectives
  • Collaborate with designers and video producers to execute original editorial and video concepts to support social strategies
  • Create and manage a detailed and organized publishing calendar for assigned shows
  • Oversee the positioning, writing, and accuracy of daily social posts across multiple channels
  • Track campaign results to ensure social performance and business objectives are being met and provide data-supported recommendations on strategy
  • Implement data-tagging on all posts to support social BI efforts
  • Community management across social channels - actively engage and respond to followers and brainstorm new ways to encourage social conversation
Key Projects:
  • Develop new and innovative ways to leverage social platform products such as Stories, Watch, etc.
  • Partner with internal CBSi cross-functional teams to refine social media best practices
What you bring to the team:
You have –
  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in marketing, communications, journalism or related field
  • 3+ years experience producing custom social content and managing brand social accounts, preferably in entertainment.
  • Deep understanding of publishing on various social platforms and nuances of the end-user experience
  • Must have an adaptable writing and content style for a range of genres, be detail-oriented and a stickler for grammar and consistency in voice
  • Experience developing and optimizing visuals and video for social and the ability to use photo and video editing tools to self-serve on content for distribution
  • Ability to work against tight deadlines and flexibility to pivot on strategy and execution when necessary
  • Ability to analyze and leverage social data to develop content quickly to capitalize on social trends
  • Willingness to work nights and/or weekends if necessary
You might also have-
  • Keen eye for visual storytelling through photo and video
  • Passionate and knowledgeable about television and pop culture
  • Must have an understanding of the broader picture of social as it relates to the TV landscape
EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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