CBS NewsNew York, NY
Full Time Job
CBS This Morning is looking for an experienced Production Manager to join the Operations team. The ideal candidate has production management experience and strong communication and project management skills. This role will collaborate across pre-production, production, post-production, and editorial to track projects through their lifecycle.
• Act as a liaison between operations, logistics, and editorial.
• Help forecast, build, and maintain production timelines for stories, series, and special projects.
• Source locations for shoots and manage logistics when required.
• Oversee remote field production planning, implementation, project, and budgets.
• Anticipate and proactively manage production challenges.
• Minimum of 4 years of television production/operations experience.
• Extensive background in live studio and field television production as well as familiarity with the latest television broadcast technologies
• Ability to meet strict deadlines and multi-task
• Must have strong organizational skills
• Must be a self-starter who is comfortable working in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.
• Must be willing to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends, holidays, and long days as needed.
• Must become familiar with the details of our several collective bargaining agreements.
• Strong computer skills including Microsoft Excel