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CBS Corporation Supervising Producer - CBS This Morning in New York, New York

Supervising Producer - CBS This Morning

REF#: 34620

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS News

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 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.

DESCRIPTION:

As Supervising Producer for CBS This Morning, you will work closely with the Executive Producer, Sr. Broadcast Producer, and overnight producers to develop and shape the morning broadcast. Utilizing your strong editorial/ news judgment, and considerable managerial experience, you will help to guide all aspects of production overnight.

As our ideal candidate you will have managed a news team & on-air correspondents, will have sharp editorial judgement, and have a demonstrated ability to synergize a traditional news broadcast with a great digital platform.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Executive Producer, Talent, & Sr. Broadcast Producer to ensure a clear, focused & forward-looking editorial vision

  • Manage all aspects of production including editorial, booking, live and remote broadcasting, digital and graphics.

  • Oversee segments, including the approval of packages & live segments.

  • Propose new program concepts across all platforms driving compelling and engaging storytelling which furthers the CBS This Morning brand

  • Handle rundown stacking and launching of breaking news stories in the late hours of the evening/overnight

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 10+ years of experience as a Senior Television News Producer at a major broadcast network, cable or digital news company

  • Demonstrated ability to make editorial decisions under time pressure and oversee all aspects of production

  • Ability to recognize stories with a high potential of producing compelling television; deep knowledge of politics and current events

  • Exceptional understanding of broadcast and video production; experience with interactive/podcasts/digital projects is preferred.

  • Exceptional writing, organizational, time-management, and planning skills

  • Must be able to work an extended schedule as the news cycle and deadlines require; Must be willing to work during overnight hours

  • In-depth understanding of social media and digital content strategy.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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