CBS Corporation Music Coordinator in Los Angeles, California

Music Coordinator

REF#: 30275

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Studios

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Television Studios is one of the industry’s leading suppliers of programming for broadcast, basic and premium cable and streaming platforms. The Studio’s primetime programming includes the phenomenally successful NCIS franchise; the critically acclaimed series Madam Secretary, Jane The Virgin, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Reign; the hit dramas Elementary, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, MACGYVER, BULL and Scorpion; the popular comedies The Great Indoors, Kevin Can Wait, SUPERIOR DONUTS and MAN WITH A PLAN; and the summer series ZOO and new suspense thriller SALVATION. The Studio also produces the Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show THE TALK, as well as the acclaimed THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT and the Emmy-nominated THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN. For CBS All Access, CBS Television Network’s subscription video on-demand and live-streaming service, the Studio produces the highly anticipated Star Trek: Discovery, as well as critically acclaimed THE GOOD FIGHT. The Studio also produces two new series based on popular, viral segments from THE LATE LATE SHOW, CARPOOL KARAOKE for Apple and DROP THE MIC for TBS; the scripted summer series AMERICAN VANDAL for Netflix; and the comedy anthology THE GUEST BOOK for TBS.


Paralegal Responsibilities:

  • Prepare option exercise notices

  • Track option dates

  • Ability to read and understand basic agreements

  • Coordinate approval of show budgets

  • Prepare show books

  • Check all show credits for accuracy against music agreements

  • Research as requested by EVP

  • Process Payment Requests

  • Prepare legal files

  • Other duties as assigned

Office Manager - (33 people in 3 offices):

  • Order office and kitchen supplies

  • Distribute mail, trades, coordinate payment of bills/invoices

  • Liaise with office of the building for facilities and maintenance needs

  • Handle parking validations/permits (purchase and distribution)

  • Help employees with various office needs (e.g., vacation requests, office/computer purchase/set-up, keys, etc.)

  • Plan and execute Office Events (e.g. Holiday, Recycle, Health Fair)

  • Other duties as assigned

Assist EVP, Business Affairs, CBS Music:

  • Heavy phones, scheduling (meetings, phone conferences), very heavy filing, expense reports

  • Follow up with agents, attorneys and musicians for executed agreements

  • Distribute agreements, option exercise notices, confidential information

  • Coordinate weekly staff meetings; collect and distribute status reports

  • Keep personnel payroll calendar

  • Other duties as assigned


'- BA Degree required; Paralegal or JD preferred. Music Industry experience a plus

  • Excellent computer skills, including Word, Excel

  • Excellent work ethic and good attitude

  • Excellent communication skills mandatory to interface with executive producers, studio and network executives (including creative and legal)

  • Ability to work independently, including follow-through on assignments and collaborate with EVP and Department

  • Attention to detail, highly-organized and ability to prioritize projects mandatory

  • Ability to work in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment

  • Ability to use judgment with highly confidential information


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled