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Ref#: 23002
CBS Business Unit: CBS Radio
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets – including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio – as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.
Description:

CBSNewYork.com is looking for a strong multi-media producer to join our dynamic team in either our SoHo studios or at the CBS Broadcast Center. We feature the latest local news, politics, sports, traffic and weather as well as "The Best of New York."

Our site consists of original content from WCBS-TV, WLNY-TV 10/55, all news radio stations 1010 WINS and WCBS Newsradio 880 and the legendary Sportsradio 66 WFAN.

The ideal candidate will be a passionate news junkie with his/her finger on the pulse of NYC. We are looking for someone who:

  • Thrives under unrelenting deadline pressure.
  • Can quickly and accurately report on a variety of platforms.
  • Writes engaging, sticky, creative copy that is also SEO friendly.
  • Is a social media addict or very comfortable tweeting, Facebooking, etc.
  • Generates attention-grabbing headlines with speed and ease.
  • Produces copy on a wide variety of topics that you just know will go viral.
  • Has an interest/deep knowledge of our local sports teams.
  • Has the ability to wear at least 6 hats at once and enjoys working in a fast-paced newsroom environment.

 

Qualifications:

Individuals must have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field.
  • Photoshop.
  • Web Publishing.
  • At least 2 years working in a newsroom or for a news website.
  • Excellent writer with a working knowledge of AP writing style.
  • Ideal candidate will also have experience with Word Press and audio/video software.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule in a 24/7 news cycle that will entail some weekend work.
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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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