CBS Corporation Assistant, Awards/Films Festivals in New York, New York

Assistant, Awards/Films Festivals

REF#: 27315

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Showtime

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

With critically-acclaimed and award-winning hits that include BILLIONS, THE AFFAIR, HOMELAND, RAY DONOVAN, MASTERS OF SEX, SHAMELESS, DEXTER®, HOUSE OF LIES, EPISODES and PENNY DREADFUL, Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI) has firmly established itself as a producer and provider of quality original programming.

Original series play a key part in the SHOWTIME programming mix, along with box office hits, comedy and music specials, provocative documentaries, and hard-hitting sports programming, including the flagship franchise SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®, the Emmy Award-winning veteran series INSIDE THE NFL™ and 60 MINUTES SPORTS™. SNI also owns and manages Smithsonian Channel™, through its joint venture with the Smithsonian Institution.

Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CBS Corporation, owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ and FLIX®, and also offers SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ ON DEMAND and FLIX ON DEMAND®, and the network's authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. Showtime Digital Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of SNI, operates the stand-alone streaming service SHOWTIME®. SHOWTIME is currently available to subscribers via cable, DBS and telco providers, and as a stand-alone streaming service through Apple®, Roku®, Amazon and Google. Consumers can also subscribe to SHOWTIME via Hulu, Sony PlayStation® Vue and Amazon Prime Video. SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks™, a joint venture between SNI and the Smithsonian Institution, which offers Smithsonian Channel™, and offers Smithsonian Earth™ through SN Digital LLC. SNI markets and distributes sports and entertainment events for exhibition to subscribers on a pay-per-view basis through SHOWTIME PPV®.

DESCRIPTION:

  • Nominee/Film Festival Attendee Travel: Book travel and accommodations and hair/makeup/styling deal memos for award ceremonies and festivals.

  • Award Entries: Complete entries for SAG, WGA, DGA, PGA, CSA, ACE, ADG, CDG, VES, NAACP Image, AFI, TV Academy Honors, CSA, Humanitas.

  • Emmy Entries: Assist with 375+ Emmy entries: notify entrants, collect support materials, complete online entry forms and maintain entry grids.

  • FYC Panels: book travel and logistics for FYC (Emmy panels).

  • Maintain Department documents/reports - premiere calendar, scene summaries, award deadline calendar, producer contact show pages

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least one year experience in the media industry (experience with Awards/Film Festivals preferred)

  • Proficiency with Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Impeccable attention to detail and ability to think ahead and be pro-active

  • Ability to work with many different personalities

  • Ability to shift priorities swiftly

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled