CBS Corporation Scheduling Specialist - in San Francisco, California

Scheduling Specialist -

REF#: 26366


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff


JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA


CBS Interactive is a premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the industry. Our websites dive deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.


Scheduling Specialist will assist the Distribution & Operations team in organizing and updating the ongoing schedules of digital linear and VOD distribution of CBS programming. The successful candidate will be highly organized and work with multiple station groups, internal teams, and various data sources to accurately compile linear and VOD scheduling. We are seeking a strong self-starter who is passionate about both TV entertainment and technology to join the team with primary responsibilities that include:

Collecting, organizing, and analyzing programming grids and schedules

Monitoring and accurately updating multiple documents tracking CBS programs across the CBS digital distribution ecosystem

Building relationships and proper communication pathways between various teams to both gather and disseminate appropriate scheduling information and requirements

Regularly auditing content across digital properties for accuracy in scheduling and implementation


At least two years of prior experience in television program windowing: program scheduling, multi-platform scheduling, or rights clearance for a television network

Strong understanding of the multi-platform television landscape, including Linear, SVOD and TV Everywhere

Strong organizational skills and outstanding attention to detail

Strong proficiency in MS Office applications, MS Excel in particular

Exceptional work ethic with ability to work independently, act proactively and drive resolution

Outstanding verbal, written and interpersonal communications

Strong analytical and problem solving skills - ability to analyze and make recommendations

Excellent communication skills, time management, and ability to work against tight deadlines

Must successfully pass a background check

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.


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