CBS Corporation Promotions-Programming Assistant in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Promotions-Programming Assistant

REF#: 28677

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Radio

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Pittsburgh, PA

ABOUT US:

CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets - including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio - as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.

DESCRIPTION:

Promotion/Programming Assistant (Full-Time)

  • Prepare for and execute radio station promotional appearances at a variety of off-site locations.

  • Setup station live broadcasts at a variety of off-site locations, including setup, tear-down, and operation of technical remote broadcast gear.

  • Complete audio production assignments according to deadlines requested.

Reports to Cluster Events Manager.

  • Collaborate with Program Directors, Station Promotion Managers, Producers, and On-Air Personalities in supporting and/or creating programming content.

  • Attend regularly scheduled staff meetings and/or training sessions as requested.

  • This position will require scheduling flexibility as it will require availability late nights, early mornings, weekends, and holidays on a regular basis.

  • Perform additional off-air programming and/or promotional support tasks as requested as part of full-time work week.

QUALIFICATIONS:

At least one year of event coordinator experience with a superior track record of providing an engaging and entertaining end-user experience. Additionally, one year of technical experience in the setup and operation of broadcast remote equipment is required, including competency in audio production using digital platforms. Good driving record required to operate company vehicles. Must be able to lift and carry equipment weighing up to 40lbs.

Two years of event coordinator experience including technical experience operating broadcast remote equipment.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled