Freelance Coordinator Operations

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Ref#: 34325
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:
Manage day-to-day studio logistical and operational requirements as determined by specific show needs.  
Maintain daily quality control of studio product.  (Current show is the Boomer & Gio radio show simulcast on CBS Sports Network).
Coordinate crew schedules to ensure all show operational requirements are facilitated.  
Facilitate specific show production requirements in a cost effective manner, including:
- Schedule coordination with production
- Daily studio schedule and contact sheet publication
- Crew catering and crew calls
Participate in the development of show estimates and budgets, monitor and report on final costs. 
Manage and process weekly freelance payroll.
Invoice processing and expense tracking.
Manage travel and logistics for studio talent & production personnel.
Trouble-shoot and correct event situations as needed.
Qualifications:
2 to 3 years operations experience in a television environment
Must be willing to work during non-traditional business days and hours
Excellent organizational skills
Strong communication skills
Bachelor’s Degree
EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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