With over 20 years of experience, CBS Interactive Advanced Media is the category leader in the delivery of integrated multimedia and digital solutions for clients primarily focused on sports and entertainment. CBSi Advanced Media specializes in the production, management and hosting of official athletic websites, streaming products, mobile services and e-commerce solutions for colleges and universities across the United States. CBSi Advanced Media currently produces a network of more than 60 official athletic sites for schools including the University of Notre Dame (und.com), The Ohio State University (ohiostatebuckeyes.com), the University of South Carolina (gamecocksonline.com) and Villanova University (villanova.com).
The Lead Content Producer works alongside a Senior Manager, a Manager and two Associate Content Producers to form an efficient team supporting our partner institutions, is responsible for leading by example - particularly during off hours - and is charged with organizing and directing additional projects, as well as training other members of the staff. The Lead Content Producer also fills in for the Senior Manager or Manager in times of absence, working directly with clients.
Constructing web pages with proprietary software, HTML and CSS
Coding and posting information provided by partner institutions to their official websites
Building promotional graphics
Using wire copy and photos to provide event coverage on official sites
Monitoring live event statistics
This position does not involve writing original content.
Consult with partner institutions on latest best practices and trends in the digital space
Refine processes in custom content management system to better serve the needs of emerging digital trends
Build custom microsites for special events and initiatives of partner institutions
Develop custom video content platforms for new and emerging sports
Experience / Skills
What you bring to the team:
You have --
Bachelor’s Degree, potentially in digital media or a related field
Avid interest in college athletics
Willingness to work some nights, holidays and weekends
Excellent partner-facing communication skills, both oral and written
Very high-level of accuracy, keen attention to detail and problem solving capabilities
Superior professionalism, discretion, and judgment
You might also have --
Experience in a college athletics department, particularly in media relations or digital media
Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS
Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop
All candidates must successfully complete a background check prior to starting employment at CBS Interactive. CBS Interactive is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran. CBS Interactive complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
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About CBS Interactive
CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.