Podcast Producer (Freelance)


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York
Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)




Overview & Responsibilities:

CBSSports.com is looking for a talented multimedia producer to elevate our college football podcast, Cover 3 to the next level! This role involves producing and expanding the podcast's viewership, listenership, and social media presence to our programming.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop seasonal programming strategies for the college football podcast on YouTube and audio platforms.
  • Create and carry out social media plans across Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, Shorts, and other prioritized platforms.
  • Collaborate with CBS Sports Digital teams for podcast distribution.
  • Provide regular reports on key performance indicators (KPIs) for the podcasts you produce
  • Stay updated on industry trends and report them to senior management.
  • Coordinate sales campaigns with the integrated marketing team and sales partners.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience producing audio and video content.
  • Proven track record of creating engaging social visual content, including memes and short-form videos.
  • Minimum 2-3 years of media experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of college football, including betting and roster management. (NIL, Portal, Recruiting).
  • Strong analytical skills to translate insights into actionable strategies.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills for working with talent and production members.
  • Ability to lead a collaborative production team and shape the show's editorial direction.
  • Experience managing tight production schedules and prioritizing responsibilities.
  • Strong communication and feedback-giving skills!
  • Willingness to work evenings and weekends.

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 CBSSports.com 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.




Hiring Salary Range: $65,000.00 - 70,000.00. 


The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York City, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education.  




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