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 SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Santa Monica, CA

ABOUT US:

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 programming includes the phenomenally successful NCIS franchise; the critically acclaimed STAR TREK: DISCOVERY; MADAM SECRETARY; JANE THE VIRGIN; CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND; the hit dramas SEAL TEAM, FBI, BLUE BLOODS, HAWAII FIVE-0, MACGYVER, MAGNUM P.I., THE CODE, BULL, INSTINCT AND ELEMENTARY; the popular comedy series THE NEIGHBORHOOD, MAN WITH A PLAN as well as the upcoming series FAM; CHARMED, DYNASTY and IN THE DARK for The CW; and the action-adventure drama BLOOD & TREASURE, which will make its debut in summer 2019.

The Studio also produces the Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show THE TALK, as well as the Emmy Award-nominated late night series THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT and THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN. For CBS All Access, the Studio produces THE GOOD FIGHT; STRANGE ANGEL; the streaming service’s first comedy series, NO ACTIVITY; WHY WOMEN KILL; INTERROGATION as well as the upcoming highly anticipated revival of THE TWILIGHT ZONE. Additionally, as part of the expansion of the Star Trek universe, the Studio produces the Untitled Star Trek series featuring Sir Patrick Stewart reprising the role of Captain Jean-Luc Picard, Star Trek: Short Treks as well as the recently announced Star Trek: Lower Decks, which marks CBS All Access’s foray into the animation landscape. The Studio’s programming also includes series based on popular, viral segments from THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN, "Carpool Karaoke" for Apple Music and "Drop the Mic" for TBS, as well as "Insatiable," "Unbelievable" and "Dead to Me" for Netflix. Additionally, the Studio produces the comedy anthology series "The Guest Book" for TBS; OUR CARTOON PRESIDENT and YOUR HONOR for SHOWTIME as well as "A Higher Loyalty," a miniseries based on former FBI Director James Comey’s memoir.

DESCRIPTION:

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

QUALIFICATIONS:

Requirements:

  • 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

Preferred:

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

Prior experience managing social accounts for a network or major studio

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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