Associate Producer - CBS News.com

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CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive

Job Type: Full-Time Staff

About Us:

CBS Interactive is a premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the industry. Our websites dive deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.

Description:

The CBSN team is seeking an Associate Producer!

We need a self-starter who anticipates the needs of the show with regard to video, graphics, scripts and other elements while also taking direction from producer and senior producers for a 24-hour digital news channel. Must be able write, book guests and help produce other associated elements for the program. Must be able to multi-task, ability to edit video and is active in social media.

Qualifications:

Must have minimum of 3-5 years work experience in Cable, Broadcast or Digitalproducing segments, reporter hits as well as research, booking.

Write copy, readers and taped packages. Produce and order graphics.

Must be able to work in fast-paced environment, deal with intense deadline pressure and continually react to breaking news with smart programming and creative storytelling.

Must have control room and line producing experience. Being familiar with ENPS is a plus.

Needs to be knowledgeable about social media and the competitive digital news environment.

Strong communication skills

Needs basic video editing skills —preferably AVID.

Must be able to work flexible hours and weekends.

Must successfully pass a background check.

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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