Training Specialist, CBS Television Stations

Ref#: 30600
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Riverside, NJ, US

About Us:
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION: CBS Television Stations believes business and employee success are rooted with proper training.  The Riverside Operations Center has an immediate opening for a Sales and Traffic Operations Trainer to work with the traffic and sales teams to provide instructions on software used in our business operations.

Responsibilities include developing and delivering training program to support sales and traffic team.  Plan, prepare and research lessons, organize and promote courses, create and maintain training library using different mediums.



QUALIFICATIONS:  A bachelor’s degree is preferred.  Television Experience required. Prior experience as a post-secondary or workplace trainer/instructor is also preferred along with broadcast experience. Wide Orbit experience a plus.

Exceptional communication skills and the ability to work well with people at all levels are essential. Strong organizational, planning, and motivational skills are desired. Ability to quickly set up and use audiovisual equipment is a plus, though not required. Knowledge of, experience with educational, presentation software is necessary. Experience with PowerPoint.

Ability to communicate orally with software designers/vendors, IT management, and software users (esp. nontechnical users) is crucial. Regular use of phone and email for communication is essential.

Travel less than 10% of time


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