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Sr Producer

9330

New York, NY, US, 10019

Production
New York
Full-Time

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, CBSN, CBSN 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, CBSN, 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 NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations also produces the award-winning 60 MINUTES+ for Paramount+. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,  CBSNews.com, CBSN, CBS News Radio and podcasts, CBS Mobile, Paramount + and other digital platforms. 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 network.  

 

SENIOR PRODUCER, CBS Mornings 

The Senior Producer will work closely with the news leadership team to develop and shape the 8am hour of CBS Mornings.

The Senior Producer must be a top-tier journalist and creative thinker with previous experience in live television news. They should also have experience crafting feature pieces and live segments and an understanding of the building and timing of a rundown. Management experience is required. This person should have an interest in developing recurring series for the show on topics like family, mental health and pocketbook issues. The 8AM senior producer will work closely with the features senior on crafting the overall feel of the 8am hour of the show.

JOB DESCRIPTION: 

• Manage day-to-day production and editorial for multiple producing teams. 
• Assign stories to staff, manage workflow, review and edit content including pitches, pre-production, scripts, question documents, and screenings. 
• Coordinate with bookers for competitive future bookings ranging from politics to entertainment.
• Work closely with broadcast producers and management regarding upcoming stories, ongoing projects, and weekly lineups. 
• Monitor and evaluate a range of performance metrics and devise creative, innovative strategies to improve engagement and build our presence on current and emerging platforms. 
• Collaborate with social and digital teams as well as marketing, public revelations and other CBS entities for network-wide coverage and specials
   
QUALIFICATIONS: 
• Strong editorial judgment. 
• 8+ years of journalism experience at a broadcast network, cable, or digital news company. 
• Strong background in writing, copy editing, field production and video production. 
• Proven track record of team management with a positive culture. 


PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
• Some experience shooting and editing

REQUIRED EDUCATION: 
• Bachelor’s degree 

 

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