Associate Director

Ref#: 29901
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Network
Job Type: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

About Us:
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 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
-    Working alongside Technical Director and List Management Operator, sharing responsibility for airing commercials during live CBS Sports broadcasts including the NFL on CBS, NCAA football and basketball, March Madness, PGA Tour Golf, and a multitude of sports properties including
-    The Associate Director is the lead position of a three-person coord crew, responsible for preparing the coord room for the day for live or backup purposes
-    Gives direction to TD and LM during live broadcasts of games, routing feeds, rolling commercials and inserting graphics on the air
-    Takes direction from New York AD and remote AD
-    Responsible for viewing commercials scheduled for the broadcast, transmission confirmations and overall room check out
-    -    Will take direction from New York based  management regarding creative and operational procedures; as well as Coordinating Producers and other Associate Directors
-    Part-Time, Freelance position


-    Must have strong communication skills
-    Must be organized and capable of making decisions on the fly
-    Must be able to work weekends, holidays and nights depending on air schedule
-    Previous experience in a live control room television environment
-    Experience as an Associate Director
-    DGA position


EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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