Associate Producer (Freelance)


Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, 33309

Fort Lauderdale
Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)



Overview & Responsibilities:

CBS Sports is looking for an Associate Producer (AP) to work with the Ft Lauderdale control room/production team to produce podcasts for air on CBS Sports Network!

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Act as Graphics/Font Coordinator on studio shows
  • Research newsworthy events
  • Collaborate on high-end graphic and visual ideas for talent and studio coverage
  • Create graphics, storylines and breaking news elements
  • Responsible for editing content on Adobe Premiere with strong knowledge of After Effects
  • Knowledge of Inception and ability to create, format and produce segments from control rooms through a rundown

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years work experience in broadcast/digital/podcast, producing segments
  • Experience in control room
  • Knowledge about social media and the competitive digital news environment
  • Strong communication skills to work optimally with different departments
  • Time management skills
  • Basic video editing skills - Adobe Premiere
  • Able to work flexible hours and on weekends

Additional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • The ability to work in fast-paced environment, deal with intense deadline pressure and continually react to breaking news with smart programming and creative storytelling
  • Strong understanding of Photoshop
  • Familiarity with Inception/ENPS/iNews
  • Experience with podcast production
  • Hands on experience with a variety of sports productions (control room experience)
  • Knowledge of the sports landscape and able to think creatively visually!


CBS Sports, a year-round leader in cross-platform sports coverage, broadcasts a portfolio of events on the CBS Television Network, including THE 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; soccer, including the UEFA Champions League and NWSL; and CBS SPORTS SPECTACULAR. 

In addition, the division includes CBS SPORTS NETWORK, the 24-hour cable home of CBS Sports which televises live sports programming throughout the year, including college football and basketball games, UEFA Champions League and Europa League action, Italy's Serie A matches, Concacaf national team competitions, as well as a full slate of original programming and studio coverage. 

CBS Sports also delivers an extensive lineup of global soccer coverage on Paramount+, including every UEFA club competition match, all Serie A matches as well as Concacaf national team competitions, and produces INSIDE THE NFL for Paramount+. CBS Sports Digital's multi-platform offerings include and the CBS Sports apps for mobile and connected TV devices; the 24/7 streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ; 247Sports; MaxPreps; CBS Sports fantasy games; and SportsLine.


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


At Paramount, 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. Paramount 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. 


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami