Promotion Content Producer-Editor, News MarketingApply
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Network
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, 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.
Conceptualize, write and edit content for promotion and advertising purposes.
Candidate must demonstrate solid promotion writing skills for broadcast television and multimedia platforms, with a focus on content creation. Strong news background at the network television level is extremely important. Must have a proven track record of original creative ideas and executions pertaining to broadcast news. Must poses ability to write quickly and effectively and submit original concepts that meet project goals. Candidate must also have a solid electronic video editing background. Candidate must demonstrate basic graphic creation skills and music selection abilities. Also should poses a desire to leverage emerging technologies such as VR and AR to engage new audiences. Familiarity with the network broadcast news environment and affiliated television stations very important. Interest in and knowledge of news in general is a plus.
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