CBS Corporation Project Coordinator in Sacramento, California

Project Coordinator

REF#: 28321


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff


JOB LOCATION: Sacramento, CA


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, and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit


CBS Radio’s Government Division located Sacramento is seeking an experienced Project Coordinator to join the fast growing Government Communications team. The Project Coordinator will assist and support the execution Government Communication efforts. Duties include: oversight of campaign details, working with Capture Specialist to deliver the highest level of customer service; assist in the management of timelines and budgets; work cross-functionally with other areas of the department; maintain positive relationships with third party clients as may be required (e.g. creative relationships, advertising agencies, vendors, etc.); and other related duties as required or assigned.


Candidates must have a minimum of 3 to 5 years of demonstrated project coordination experience. Must be an excellent communicator and a team player. The candidate must have the following skill sets:

  • Must be highly skilled in: Microsoft Word, Power Point, Outlook, and Excel

  • Be able to work constructively with other departments and individuals;

  • Attend meetings, training sessions and client events as needed;

  • Problem solve where needed, solution orientated;

  • Implement project plans to build deliverables;

  • Monitor and control project deliverables;

  • Manage timelines

  • Assure and control quality

  • Track and monitor procurement

  • Prepare and present project status reports to literal teams

  • Support the Capture Specialist in delivering highest level of work & client service under the client lead of the Capture Specialist

  • Have a sense of urgency

Experience in media coordination and placement of media campaigns, ideal not required

General knowledge of account management and implementation

Ability to multi task in a fast-paced environment

Attention to detail and accuracy

Ability to work independently as well as within a team environment

Must be a professional and proven team player with customer focus

Ability to learn quickly and apply learning wherever possible

Ability to foster a positive relationship with key team members at all levels, internal as well as external

At times must have flexibility to work hours early or late as required by deadlines, maybe necessary to provide best customer service

Valid driver’s license and a vehicle with appropriate insurance coverage

Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.) preferred; but not required


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