CBS Corporation Manager Research in Santa Monica, California

Manager Research

REF#: 27461

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Distribution

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Santa Monica, CA

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. Among CTD's critically-acclaimed programs are the #1 syndicated series Judge Judy; talk leader Dr. Phil; the #1 and #2 rated game shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!; the Emmy Award-winning talk shows Rachael Ray and The Doctors; the #1 and #2 newsmagazines Entertainment Tonight and Inside Edition, along with The Insider; court show Hot Bench; and popular off-network product, including the CSI and Star Trek franchises, Everybody Loves Raymond, Frasier, NCIS, Criminal Minds, NCIS: Los Angeles, The Good Wife, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, Hot in Cleveland and Undercover Boss. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp.

DESCRIPTION:

  • Proficient in Keynote, Excel, Word, WRAP Sweeps, WRAP Overnights, NNTV, marketbreaks and NPower

  • Working knowledge of NetRatings and ComScore is a plus

  • Ability to generate ideas for launch pitches that incorporate both station and viewer needs, as well as take advantage of current industry trends

  • Ability to write creative sales presentations, one-sheets for cable network and broadcast stations based on the performance of current first-run/off-network and network programs as well as our library with limited oversight

  • Ability to objectively analyze ratings information that instruct and inform top management

  • Ability to write powerful press points that support our shows

  • Knowledge of the television business, evolving trends and their impact on our day to day business functions

  • Strong communication skills with an ability to interface effectively with direct reports, and company management

  • Good organizational and time management skills

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3+ years of experience in ratings research at a syndicator, station, broadcast network or cable network

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled