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ViacomCBS Tooning Out the News - Studio Manager in New York, New York

ViacomCBS is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, CBS All Access, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industrys most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.

Paramount+ daily animated variety series TOONING OUT THE NEWS seeks an experienced Studio Manager with a full working knowledge of live and pre-taped studio segments. The Studio Manager will work with Production and manage the Studio team to ensure everything is running smoothly on a daily show. Jobs include handling schedules, tracking and managing equipment requests, and coordinating a daily remote studio record.

The series is NYC-based, and while the season will be remote, a NY candidate is preferred.

TOONING OUT THE NEWS is a variety series featuring a cast of animated characters mocking real-world events the same day that they happen, and even interviewing real-world guests and newsmakers.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage the Studio team including their schedules and tasks

  • Track and manage all studio equipment and requests for needs

  • Coordinate daily studio record

  • Coordinate special records

  • Oversee any tech R&D for the show

  • Work with Producers on different asks for studio needs

Skills/Experience Required:

  • Strong production experience

  • Experience managing teams and schedules

  • Able to trouble shoot technical problems

  • Ability to communicate clearly with Producers and all other departments

  • Strong experience with Microsoft office and Zoom

  • Ability to multi-task and know how to prioritize

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines

  • Extremely detail oriented

  • Knowledgeable in latest production technology preferred

Educational Requirements

  • Undergraduate Degree or equivalent work experience

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.

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