CBS Corporation Administrative Assistant - On-Air Promotion in Los Angeles, California

Administrative Assistant - On-Air Promotion

REF#: 28772

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




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.


The Administrative Assistant is responsible for providing day-to-day administrative and coordination support to the Vice President, On-Air Design.

Manage calendar/schedule for VP, On-Air Design (e.g., scheduling appointments, meetings, teleconferences, production shoots, etc.).

Maintain strong relationships with clients, associates, and executives

Manage all phone calls, messages, etc.

Maintain files, records and keep office organized.

Coordinate all travel arrangements for VP and other members of design department

Process and submit monthly expense reports for all travel and entertainment.

Process graphics work orders when graphics producer is unavailable

Monitor and create social media reports after content is posted.

Coordinate annual awards competition entries

Greet all guests attending meetings, presentations, and interviews.

Work with Production Operations Coordinator to onboard new freelance designers.

Must be able to work evenings and weekends when necessary.

At the discretion of your supervisor, duties and responsibilities are subject to change as required.


Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of three years experience as an executive assistant supporting senior level executive(s), ideally in the entertainment industry.

Additional skills required:

Advanced knowledge of principles and practices of basic office management and organization.

Advanced knowledge and experience using Microsoft Office (e.g., Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.) and Apple Mail, Keynote, etc. on Windows and Mac operating systems.

Well organized, detail oriented, and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well as a part of a team.

Exercise sound judgement and discretion while handling sensitive and confidential information.

Must have a positive attitude and the ability to be proactive, resourceful and flexible.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled