CBS Studios

REF#: 38016

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Studios

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Studio City, CA

About Us

CBS Studios is one of the industry’s leading suppliers of programming with more than 70 series currently in production across broadcast and cable networks, streaming services, and other emerging platforms. The Studio’s expansive portfolio spans a diverse slate of commercially successful and critically acclaimed scripted programming, genre-defining franchises, including the ever-growing “Star Trek” universe, award-winning late night and daytime talk shows, and an extensive library of iconic intellectual property.

Description

    • Work with producers, casting directors and programming executives to find talent across CBS Studios, Paramount+ and other networks and streaming services
    • Support efforts for these shows to maximize program exposure and ratings with high profile talent bookings
    • Liaison between producers, writers, directors, network and studio executives and casting directors
    • Identify up-and-coming talent
    • Track availability of multiple actors
    • Encyclopedic knowledge of actors and talent working in television, film and theater
    • Deep understanding and experience with casting and deal making processes
    • Demonstrated relationships with industry agents and managers
    • Responsible for oversight of every speaking role in every project the casting executive covers

 

Qualifications

    • Established track record identifying and attracting diverse talent
    • At least 5 years’ of progressive experience in the casting field or equivalent related industry experience, with a focus on television
    • Strong background interacting with show producers and talent
    • In-depth knowledge of the dynamics of entertainment, studio talk and game formats
    • Strong relationships with top casting directors, agents and managers
    • Creative and collaborative mindset for identifying opportunities and solving problems
    • Demonstrated track record with negotiating skills with the ability to juggle multiple company priorities simultaneously

 

FUNCTION: Programming

EEO Statement

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

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