Associate Producer, CBS This Morning, Wash DCApply
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.
Position requires 3-5 years of experience with a network and/or local news program or cable news network. Other requirements include strong editorial skills, excellent writing and interpersonal skills and a strong knowledge of current events.
Responsibilities include writing and assisting on cutting packages and field producing both early morning live shots and pieces.
3-5 years network, cable and/or local TV news experience or show producer experience preferred.
Requires strong editorial judgement & excellent writing skills.
Requires highly developed relationship building skills.
Ability to multi-task and thrive in a dynamic, quickly-changing environment is essential.
Ability to spot viral and pre-trending content on all major social media platforms and obtain rights & clearances for use
Understanding TV newsgathering and transmission technology.
Ability to shoot not required, but a plus.
Degree in broadcast journalism or related field preferred.