CBS Corporation Broadcast Associate in New York, New York

Broadcast Associate

REF#: 31565

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

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:

The Broadcast Associate will be responsible for coordinating graphics on all studio and live game broadcasts. The Broadcast Associate will also be involved with obtaining, organizing and logging video tapes for use in all shows.

  • Research ideas and statistics that would make for interesting, storytelling graphics on live game telecasts.

  • Oversee building of graphics from start to finish, including editorial content, layout and accuracy.

  • Coordinating the live use of graphics on a variety of sporting events and studio shows.

  • Help organize and log videotape for use in broadcasts.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent working knowledge of sports specially NFL and college football, college basketball and golf.

  • Ability to work well with others and thrive in a group working environment is required.

  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills, multi-tasking skills and a keen attention to detail.

  • Prior experience in Sports Broadcast Television is a plus.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled