CBS Corporation Publicity Assistant in Studio City, California

Publicity Assistant

REF#: 28697

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Studio City, CA, US

ABOUT US:

CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.

DESCRIPTION:

Perform general assistant functions for Senior Vice President Media Relations department including:

*Filing

*Answering phones,

*Coordinating schedules and travel plans

*Setting meetings

*Performing special projects and research as requested

*Assisting at special events

*Completing expense reports

*Coordinating press copy

*Program information and show storylines for approval and distribution

QUALIFICATIONS:

*Must be extremely organized and detail oriented

*Must have extensive knowledge of computer word processing (at a minimum Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Internet and social media.

*Must be able to navigate the Internet for research and interactive applications and possess intuition and instincts to use new and emerging media platforms with a high level of proficiency.

Excellent Communication and Organizational Skills

2+ years Entertainment/Agency experience

College Degree

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled