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Coordinator, Programming


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York

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).





The Nickelodeon Programming department is seeking a highly enthusiastic Coordinator to assist with the planning and scheduling of Nickelodeon, Nick At Nite, TeenNick, and the Nick PlutoTV Channel (AVOD)! If you have a passion for content and are extremely meticulous and organized, this role may be for you!




  • Build episodic schedules for Nickelodeon Networks (Linear), and AVOD (PlutoTV) that improve ratings potential.
  • Use schedule optimization tools to increase ratings half-hour-by half-hour across all networks.
  • Screen episodes to find themes for stunting across Linear and AVOD
  • Build new series and episodes in PTS
  • Maintain all metadata in the scheduling system
  • Accountable for reviewing ingested episodes in the digital library to ensure accuracy
  • Work with Broadcast Operations and Media Services to make sure content is delivered on time.
  • Update program ratings trackers and monitor performance data
  • Monitor the competition, create reports and identify possible competitive risks.
  • Assist Programming department with special projects


Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 1+ years of experience working in television (strong internship experience considered)


Additional Qualifications:


  • Proficient in Excel and Word
  • Working knowledge of television programming and scheduling
  • Passion for children’s television, teen/tween programming and movies
  • Highly organized with a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to independently work
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Knowledge of pop culture is a plus


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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ViacomCBS 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, ViacomCBS requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to what is outlined in their applicable collective bargaining agreement.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City