CBS Corporation Social Media Producer in Santa Monica, California

Social Media Producer

REF#: 32784

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Studios

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff


JOB LOCATION: Santa Monica, CA


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.


Division Overview:

The Global Franchise Management group is responsible for establishing and maintaining a cohesive Star Trek franchise presence cross-company.

Role Details:

The Global Franchise Management team is seeking a social content producer who will be responsible for developing and growing the social media presence for the Star Trek franchise. The ideal candidate for this position is obsessed with social content creation and fan engagement, while also having extensive experience creating content and writing for social audiences across various social platforms, both old and new.

Your Day-to-Day:

Develop and execute social content and strategies that enhance Star Trek’s presence in the digital space, including:

  • Responsible for writing and positioning daily social posts across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other channels

  • Ideate, coordinate, and oversee production of social content plans for show launches and ongoing sustainment

  • Collaborate with designers and video editors to execute original editorial, graphic design and video assets.

  • Keep a well-documented publishing schedule and calendar

  • Track performance and results of campaigns and initiatives to ensure social performance and business objectives are being met

  • Assist with community management across social channels - actively engage and respond to followers and brainstorm ways to encourage social conversation



  • 3+ years experience producing custom social content and managing brand social accounts, preferably in entertainment

  • Experience developing and creating visuals and video optimized for sharing

  • Deep understanding of publishing on various social platforms and nuances of the end-user experience on each

  • Keen eye for visual storytelling through photo and video with ability to use photo and video editing tools to self-serve on content for distribution

  • Passionate and knowledgeable about television and pop culture

  • Ability to work against tight deadlines and flexibility to pivot on strategy and execution when necessary

  • Willingness to work nights and/or weekends if necessary


Possess intermediate knowledge of and a passion for the Star Trek franchise

Prior experience managing social accounts for a network or major studio


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