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Assistant to National Sales and Sydney Sales Directors


Pyrmont, NSW, AU, 2009


Who is 10 ViacomCBS? 


10 ViacomCBS Australia & New Zealand is a division of ViacomCBS International Networks – which in turn is a division of ViacomCBS.  ViacomCBS is a global media and entertainment organisation with some of the best known and loved brands in the world, employing 1,500+ employees in A/NZ and 15,000+ globally. We deliver content that is premium and differentiated to the young and young at heart in the way they want it via an enhanced viewing ecosystem.  

We create content that gets people talking. What’s more, you’ll find all those great shows (and more) on our free-to-air channels (10, 10 Peach, 10 Shake and 10 Bold), subscription channels (MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr. and Comedy Central), our digital platform 10 Play and subscription video on demand service Paramount+. 


Here’s just a few reasons why 92% of our employees will recommend 10 ViacomCBS to a friend: 


•    Broadcast Media is one of the most sought-after industries, even more so in the current economic climate 
•    Parental Leave (14 weeks paid leave to parents who have been with the business for 12 months)  
•    Learning & Development (including study support, our Propel Program and LinkedIn Learning access)  
•    Career Opportunities (mentoring programs and robust internal promotion policies 
•    Reward & Recognition Programs 
•    Subscriptions to Paramount+, MTV Play & Noggin
•    Discounts from the likes of Apple, LG, Microsoft, JB-HIFI, BMW, Audi and Mazda
•    Tickets including Australia’s A League, or maybe you’d enjoy being in the audience to watch your favourite shows?
•    Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Action Plan and RAP (Reconciliation Action Plan) Australian leader in D,E&I across the commercial media industry 
•    Top 100 Global Workplaces with The Best D&I Initiatives (Mogul, 2021) 
•    Health (corporate rates with gyms, health clubs, aquatic centres, HCF & Weight Watchers)  
•    Mental Health (EAP, also including Thrive and Headspace apps)  
•    Remote/Flexible working arrangements   
•    Social Events 



The Assistant to the National Sales Director and Sydney Sales Director supports these Executive leaders in their day-to-day activities and will have a high level of interaction with stakeholders both across Sales and the wider business. It is critical that you have and appetite to learn and grow in an amazing business.  This role will suit an experienced person who is looking for somewhere to build a long-term career within a dynamic global media business. 


More specifically you’ll be doing things like this:


•    Diary management and organising meetings/travel etc
•    Managing and reconciling Expenses, Invoicing, and liaising with accounts team
•    Team admin including meetings, training, assisting new team members, tech setup, RSVP follow-ups, event organization
•    Collating data for meetings, sales meeting agendas, minute taking
•    Ongoing interaction with both local and interstate sales teams
•    Preparation of presentations (PowerPoint) often to short deadlines
•    Event organization, client hospitality, hosting
•    Liaising with other departments including IT, Publicity, Corporate Communications, Finance

What are we looking for? What’s essential? 


•    Excellent organisation skills and time management 
•    Great attention to detail
•    Proactive and self-confident
•    Excellent communication skills, not afraid of building relationships across the team and wider business
•    Demonstrated understanding of office etiquette
•    Proficiency in all Microsoft Office suite including strong PowerPoint and Excel
•    Willingness to listen, learn, and take direction easily
•    Helpful and positive in attacking any task or challenge


Extra points for background in the following (not essential): 

•    Media or advertising industry experience 


Our company values inform our thoughts, words, and actions: 


•    Optimism & Determination 
•    Inclusivity & Collaboration 
•    Agility & Adaptability 


At 10 ViacomCBS, there is no such thing as the 'perfect candidate’  


Seeing responsibilities and competencies laid out on paper can be confronting. At this stage of the recruitment process, sometimes imposter syndrome can creep in and mess with our confidence.  


Please know that we list these items to give you an opportunity to show us your potential and how you can grow and transform with us. Your ability to demonstrate that you have the real potential to develop the required capabilities, knowledge, and experience to perform in this role is what we would like to hear from you. Where possible, you should support your claims with specific examples of what you have done, and how you did it. 


10 ViacomCBS recognises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as Australia’s First Peoples, and the Traditional Custodians of the land where we live and work. We pay our respects to Elders, past, present and emerging, and we are proud to live in a country which is home to the world’s oldest living cultures.


However you identify, and whatever your background may be, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day!

We embrace difference and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds regardless of factors such as race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property or birth. These grounds also include age, nationality, marital status, disability, place of residence and sexual orientation. 

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. Union employees are subject to what is outlined in their applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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As ViacomCBS begins the process of returning to the office in the US, there are a few key dates to keep in mind

  • The first dose of the Moderna vaccine should be no later than November 29.
  • The first dose of the Pfizer vaccine should be no later than December 6.
  • The J&J vaccine should be administered no later than December 27.