CBS Corporation Senior Manager, Original Video Production - Entertainment Tonight in Burbank, California

Senior Manager, Original Video Production - Entertainment Tonight

REF#: 27507

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Burbank, CA

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive is a premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the industry. Our websites dive deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.

ETonline.com is the 24/7 entertainment news website of the long-running, Emmy Award-winning syndicated TV series Entertainment Tonight. ETonline is the No. 1 site for entertainment news and video online, according to comScore.

DESCRIPTION:

We’re looking for an experienced and passionate manager to oversee all digital video at ETonline.com, including overseeing teams of host/producers, video editors, and production crew/shooters.

The right person for this job is…

An all-around video lead whose experience encompasses production and post-production, with both hands-on and managerial experience.

An experienced problem-solver who can develop and evolve strategy and workflows of our high-volume content operation and output of news, live, feature franchise and branded integration videos.

A confident team player who can work with other leads within CBS, including interactive and broadcast divisions.

Responsibilities will include:

Overseeing all digital video content for ETonline.com, including exclusive or breaking news, short-form features, live productions and branded content.

Oversee all budget and staffing for video production.

Directly manage post-production and production staff and oversee management of host/producer team.

Work closely with broadcast team to manage shared resources and workflows.

Schedule and hire freelance staff.

Manage all video publishing operations and work closely with our tech and IT teams to optimize efficiency, anticipate special event needs and prevent publishing outages or overloads.

Provide support for other video teams at CBS and CBSi as needed.

Shifts may include nights and weekends and occasionally may require extended hours for breaking news or events coverage.

The position is based in ETonline’s Burbank offices.

We’re committed to working hard and holding ourselves accountable but also encouraging the creative, competitive edge that naturally emerges when you actually love where you work. No screaming allowed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

15+ years of production experience, including 5-10 years in the digital space

Management and budget oversight experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Must successfully pass a background check

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled