CBS Corporation Assistant, Music Licensing in Los Angeles, California

Assistant, Music Licensing

REF#: 29058

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Studios

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Television Studios is one of the industry’s leading suppliers of programming for broadcast, basic and premium cable and streaming platforms. The Studio’s primetime programming includes the phenomenally successful NCIS franchise; the critically acclaimed series Madam Secretary, Jane The Virgin, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Reign; the hit dramas Elementary, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, MACGYVER, BULL and Scorpion; the popular comedies The Great Indoors, Kevin Can Wait, SUPERIOR DONUTS and MAN WITH A PLAN; and the summer series ZOO and new suspense thriller SALVATION. The Studio also produces the Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show THE TALK, as well as the acclaimed THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT and the Emmy-nominated THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN. For CBS All Access, CBS Television Network’s subscription video on-demand and live-streaming service, the Studio produces the highly anticipated Star Trek: Discovery, as well as critically acclaimed THE GOOD FIGHT. The Studio also produces two new series based on popular, viral segments from THE LATE LATE SHOW, CARPOOL KARAOKE for Apple and DROP THE MIC for TBS; the scripted summer series AMERICAN VANDAL for Netflix; and the comedy anthology THE GUEST BOOK for TBS.


Heavy scanning and uploading of all licenses handled by the licensing group into the music database. Liaison between other departments in filing of the licenses and retrieving licenses or back up documentation for review.

Assisting the licensing group in sending/mailing check requests, licenses, cue sheet and other various tasks as needed.

Responsible for compiling partially executed licenses spreadsheets to coordinate return of fully-executed license.

Miscellaneous special projects as assigned by the EVP, Business Affairs or Director, Music Licensing or others on an as needed project by project basis.


The candidate should be highly organized, detail oriented, self starter with proficiency in Word, Excel, and Access.

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required.

Knowledge of other computer applications preferred.

1-2 years music experience a plus.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled