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Creative Producer (Digital Topical)

11062

Chicago, IL, US, 60602

Other
Chicago
Full-Time

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and cbsnews.com, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,  CBSNews.com, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations’ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News’ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as CBSNews.com and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.  

 

PURPOSE OF POSITION:
To champion the story of CBS 2 every day on all media by creating promos, social media content, and marketing collateral that drives audiences to CBS 2 Chicago’s on-air, social and digital platforms.

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Must have strong social media, digital and brand management skills.
Should understand visual and creative storytelling, the latest trends in new media, and can work fluidly back and forth between traditional and new media.
Is responsible for the strategic conceptualization, compelling writing, and solid editing of a variety of on-air and digital station and news promotion with an emphasis on social media.

CORE COMPETENCIES
Must be a strong and gifted writer with a wealth of experience in digital and social platforms and the ability to communicate clear messages in new and creative ways.
Must be able to conceptualize and execute distinct marketing and branding strategies as well as promotion for news topicals, franchises, image campaigns and station projects.
Experience crafting effective, creative and innovative content for social media and digital platforms. Hands-on non-linear video editor, preferably Adobe Premiere and Adobe Creative Suite.
Applied knowledge and demonstrated command of social media and digital platforms.

PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of five years experience in television promotion, marketing, or other related creative fields. Proficiency in Adobe Premiere CC and Adobe Creative Suite.
Topical or daily news promo writing
A working knowledge of graphics and visual effects.
Interested clients must submit a resume and reel.

 

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 

 

At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 

 

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Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago