, New York

CBS Sports, a year-round leader in television sports, broadcasts a portfolio of events on the CBS Television Network, including "NFL ON CBS;" college football, including the "SEC ON CBS;" college basketball, including the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship; golf, including The Masters®, PGA Championship and PGA TOUR; and "CBS SPORTS SPECTACULAR."

 

In addition, the division includes CBS SPORTS NETWORK, the 24-hour home of CBS Sports, and produces “INSIDE THE NFL” for SHOWTIME. CBS Sports Digital’s multi-platform offerings include CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports apps for mobile and connected TV devices; streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ; 247Sports; MaxPreps; CBS Sports fantasy games; and SportsLine.

The Researcher will be responsible for a variety of production responsibilities to support our game and studio coverage.  Responsibilities include creating and fact-checking graphics on live game broadcasts and studio shows, as well as sport specific research, mainly on UEFA Champions & Europa League, Serie A and Concacaf. The Researcher will also be involved with curating the top soccer news stories, stats and info on various teams and players both domestically and internationally. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Finding daily news stories for our live games and studio shows across our various soccer properties - mainly Serie A. 
  • Creating easily digestible research packets for entire production team ahead of matchdays, including being able to answer any questions/clarifications as needed
  • Collaborating on high-end graphic and visual ideas for talent and production group
  • Remote position with some travel as needed
  • Support graphics, storylines and breaking news for Serie A coverage

 

Qualifications:

  • Hands on experience being involved with a variety of sporting events
  • High knowledge of soccer, both internationally and domestically (mainly Serie A)
  • Must be aware of entire soccer landscape and be accurate in providing information
  • Able to work under tight deadlines and handle high-pressure environment
  • Excellent communication, writing and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skill and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and within a teamwork environment

 

Education/Experience:

  • Must have 2+ years of experience in sports industry
  • College degree or equivalent experience

, New York

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