Unit Coordinator (Part Time)Apply
The CBS News Election and Survey Unit is seeking a Unit Coordinator to manage and perform administrative duties and assist with the Unit’s polling work. The Election and Survey Unit produces the CBS News Poll and is integral to CBS News’ election coverage.
The position is part time, 22.5 hours per week.
The coordinator will be involved in preparing supporting materials for the CBS News Poll, including poll trends, and compiling background and historical information for elections. The coordinator will assist unit personnel with poll-related tasks including checking poll data for air or for publication.
Administrative job responsibilities include processing bills and tracking expenses for the unit, including expense reports, processing new hires, managing the unit payroll, ordering office supplies, answering phones and maintaining important filing systems and records.
The ideal candidate has excellent organizational skills, is detail-orientated, comfortable with numbers and has an interest in polling and political news. Facility with Word and Excel is required. Relevant coursework or other experience in survey research is a plus.
Hours are 10am-3pm five days a week.