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The CBS Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS, creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. It includes some of the industry’s most successful and popular brands and businesses: CBS Television Network, CBS News and Stations, CBS Sports, CBS Studios, CBS Media Ventures and CBS digital properties.

 

Overview & Responsibilities:

CBS Television Network is looking for a Director, Publicity to join the Media Relations team.

  • Initiate and execute innovative publicity campaigns using all traditional and emerging forms of media to support CBS Late Night. Create and disseminate information and unique, visually appealing content across all national and local media with a strong emphasis on social media and other digital platforms.

  • Develop professional relationships, trust and credibility with media writers/editors across all news, sports, political and pop culture/entertainment genres, talent bookers, content creators and influencers to build program awareness.

  • Liaison with producers, talent, and management to facilitate ongoing publicity support for series.

  • Plan, develop and executes talent publicity trips, press junkets and on-set media visits in support of series.

  • Write press releases, storylines, speeches, itineraries, and social media copy for assigned series.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 8+ years experience in media relations.

  • Bachelor’s degree.

 

Additional Qualifications:

  • Excellent creative writing skills and computer proficiency.

  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to effectively manage goals and priorities.

  • Proficient understanding of all social platforms - including emerging media

 

 

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. 

 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.viacomcbs.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to viacomaccommodations@viacom.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 

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