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Sr Manager, Celebrity Talent


Hollywood, CA, US, 90028


Nickelodeon, now in its 42nd year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in everything it does. The brand includes television programming and production in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, digital, location based experiences, publishing and feature films. For more information or artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com. Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks of ViacomCBS Inc. (Nasdaq: VIACA, VIAC).



Overview and Responsibilities

Are you passionate about implementing development strategies and long term plans for talent on Nickelodeon's linear and digital platforms? Then this opportunity to work directly with the Vice President and Senior Director, Celebrity Talent and Events and Unscripted is for you!

  • Help secure, brainstorm, and manage celebrity participation across Nickelodeon Networks, Pro-social, Unscripted, Marketing, and Special Events
  • Manage all talent logistics for appearances and events, including maintaining talent calendars, booking travel, cars, and ensuring that all contractual obligations are met and adhered to
  • Maintain current and develop new relationships with entertainment community including Talent Publicists, Agents, Managers, Studios, record labels etc
  • Book and Manage the day-to-day celebrity appearances for specific shows and platforms across Nickelodeon
  • Manage talent logistics for all appearances including drafting talent budgets, creating itineraries, booking travel (air, hotel, cars), per diem, visas, work permits, and glam
  • Manage contract administration, send deal requests, facilitate all payment processing for talent and cost tracking celebrity talent deals


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Experience working with social/influencer/creator talent, required
  • 5+ years’ experience in Talent, Events, PR, or similar work environment
  • Proficient to advanced used of Microsoft Office applications (PowerPoint, Word, Excel)


Additional Qualifications

  • Comfortable auditioning talent on camera
  • Should have strong producing skills in order to cast proper talent
  • Immersed in the world of comedy (should have finger on the pulse of young, fresh, strong comedians)
  • Must be a self-starter
  • Should have excellent written and verbal communication skills


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


At ViacomCBS, 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. ViacomCBS 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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Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles