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Executive Assistant, Drama Development


Studio City, CA, US, 91604

Studio City

CBS Studios is one of the industry’s leading suppliers of programming with more than 70 series currently in production across broadcast and cable networks, streaming services and other emerging platforms.

The Studio’s expansive portfolio spans a diverse slate of commercially successful and critically acclaimed scripted programming, genre-defining franchises including the ever-growing “Star Trek” universe, award-winning late night and daytime talk shows, and an extensive library of iconic intellectual property.




The CBS Studios Drama Development team is actively seeking an assistant for this highly-creative and active department! We are looking for a quality individual who has show experience with various tasks including organization, scheduling, creative grid management, reading evaluation skills, and handling a heavy information flow volume between various divisions of the company. This candidate should be someone with a positive outlook, and an eagerness to learn more about television development! This assistant will assist two Vice Presidents of Drama Development with all administrative tasks.




  • Assist in coverage and development of prime-time shows:
  • Coordinate department schedules when needed for notes calls and meetings
  • Coordinate with co- Studios, Networks and Producers to schedule notes calls, etc
  • Coordinate with agencies to schedule writer / director meetings
  • Maintain calendars, airdate schedules, reports, databases, phone sheets, as well as other general office duties


Basic Qualifications:


  • 1 + year of experience (strong internship experience considered)
  • Experience as an assistant in an agency or production company, or show runner preferred


Additional Qualifications:


  • Interest and knowledge of CBS Studio shows preferred
  • Very organized and meticulous


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