Associate Producer

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Ref#: 29695
CBS Business Unit: CBS Sports Network
Job Type: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:

CBS Sports Network, the 24-hour cable home of CBS Sports, airs more than 400 live games annually, showcasing an array of college and professional sports, as well as in-depth studio shows, documentaries and original programs. CBS Sports Network also provides extensive shoulder programming around CBS Sports’ Championship events, including the Super Bowl, The Masters and PGA Championship.

CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers including Verizon FiOS Channel 94 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 643 (1643 in HD) and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.  

Description:
An Associate Producer in CBS Sports Network’s daily shows group will be responsible for managing an edit room and assisting in the overall production of one or more of our radio simulcasts. The candidate will work in concert with an editor and Producer to provide the show with highlights, b-roll packages and SOT’s that support the radio simulcast. They will also work closely with both the producer of the TV simulcast and the radio team to develop a timely, engaging and entertaining show.

•    Responsible for the successful integration of several of CBSSN’s daily live shows with Master Control, assuring the proper format is followed and changes are made when necessary.
•    Assist the Producer in managing a variety of assets within the show, including tape and graphics.
•    Provide content for other daily shows in the form of 1-2 minute segment highlighting the best parts of their show.
•    Composite and deliver pre-taped interviews to air live to tape in the body of the show.
•    On occasion provide back-up for the Producer  
Qualifications:
Required:

•    Bachelor's Degree required.
•    Minimum 2-years of relevant television production experience, experience with show formatting is desirable.
•    Extensive knowledge and interest in sports and sports television.
•    Strong editorial judgment & journalistic skills as well as the ability to act and make decisions in a high pressure live environment.
•    Must be organized, able to multi-task and prioritize objectives
•    Some Night and Weekend and early morning work is required.
EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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