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Freelance Associate Digital Line Producer


San Francisco, CA, US, 94111

San Francisco
Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)

CBSN Bay Area is looking for a Freelance Associate Digital Line Producer to work on CBSN Bay Area’s local live streaming network. The ADLP will work with the Executive Producer generating, managing and optimizing live and on demand video content for mobile, desktop and OTT platforms. The ADLP will assist with maximizing SEO and shareability and working with social media team to edit and publish out video.

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing interviews and creating content to be featured on the stream
  • Helping to code/stack rundown content with regard to video, graphics, scripts and other elements.
  • Anticipating the needs of the stream with regard to video, graphics, scripts and other elements.
  • Helping to coordinate with the Executive Producer during live news events.
  • Working with the web team to publish stories and other content to the website



  • Recent college grad with 1+ years of experience preferred in helping to create and build show rundowns in cable, broadcast or digital environment.
  • Ability to work under extremely tight deadlines to write headlines and edit video for live digital broadcast.
  • Thorough knowledge of social media and the competitive digital news environment.
  • Familiarity with non-linear editing systems and iNews preferred.
  • Available for early mornings, nights, overnights, weekends, holidays; this is a 24-hour streaming service.
  • Experience with Crispin and iNews is a huge plus.
  • Understanding of SEO.


Physical Demands: Must be able to sit at desk for long periods of time and operate a keyboard.

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: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland