CBS Corporation Temporary Coordinator Promotion, Planning and Scheduling (Smithsonian Channel) in New York, New York

Temporary Coordinator Promotion, Planning and Scheduling (Smithsonian Channel)

REF#: 31621

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Smithsonian Networks

JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

Smithsonian Channel™, owned by Smithsonian Networks™, a joint venture between Showtime Networks Inc. and the Smithsonian Institution, is where curiosity lives, inspiration strikes and wonders never cease. This is the place for awe-inspiring stories, powerful documentaries and amazing entertainment across multiple platforms. Smithsonian Channel combines the storytelling prowess of SHOWTIME® with the unmatched resources and rich traditions of the Smithsonian, to create award-winning programming that shines new light on popular genres such as air and space, history, science, nature, and pop culture. Among the network’s offerings are series including Aerial America, America in Color, First Ladies Revealed, Polar Bear Town, The Lost Tapes, Amazing Monkeys, America’s Secret Space Heroes, Mighty Ships, Mighty Planes and Air Disasters, as well as critically-acclaimed specials that include Titanic’s Fatal Fire, The Obama Years: The Power of Words, Nightmare on Everest, Diana and the Paparazzi, Diana: The Day We Said Goodbye and Flying High with Phil Keoghan. Smithsonian Networks also operates Smithsonian Earth™, through SN Digital LLC., a new subscription video streaming service delivering spectacular original nature and wildlife content. To learn more, go to www.smithsonianchannel.com, or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

DESCRIPTION:

The Coordinator of Promotion Planning and Scheduling will be involved in promotional scheduling for Smithsonian Network’s international channels and helping to schedule secondary events for Smithsonian Network’s domestic channel.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Schedule promos on international channels and time out logs for air (50%)

  • Schedule secondary events on domestic channel (30%)

  • Setup promo assets for air in scheduling system (10%)

  • Participate in promotional planning meetings (10%)

The Coordinator of Promotion Planning and Scheduling will be responsible each day for accurately scheduling and timing out international channel schedule logs for delivery for air. He or she will also be responsible for helping to accurately schedule secondary events for the domestic channel.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • Bachelors degree

  • 1-2 years of network scheduling experience

  • Detail oriented

  • Strong ability to multi-task

  • Self-motivated team player

  • Strong organization skills

  • Excellent communication

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled