CBS Corporation Staff Writer - CBS Sports.com in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Staff Writer - CBS Sports.com

REF#: 26772

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Fort Lauderdale, FL, US

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.

DESCRIPTION:

Produce stories of sports journalism, specifically the NFL, focusing on topical subjects and trending, timely content.

Appear on CBS radio, podcasts or digital video as requested.

Meet all deadlines set by supervisor.

Be able to generate different types of content, from quick-hitting social pieces to longer, predictive content.

Attend all planning meetings and conference calls to discuss story content set by supervisor.

Use social media in a valuable journalistic way to promote stories and engage audience, as well as to generate story ideas.

Submit expenses in a timely manner in accordance with CBS policies.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Uses independent editorial judgment and discretion when editing.

Uses knowledge of rights and clearances in making editorial decisions.

Undergraduate College Degree in Communication with emphasis on Digital Media production preferred.

Minimum of 3 years of editorial and/or digital production 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