Digital Line Producer, CBS San Francisco (KPIX)


San Francisco, CA, US, 94111

San Francisco


CBS News Bay Area is looking for a Digital Line Producer to work on CBS News Bay Area’s local live streaming network. The DLP will work with the Executive Producer generating, managing, and optimizing live and on demand video content for mobile, desktop and OTT platforms.
Responsibilities Include:
The right DLP will be able to write, edit and produce live and pre-recorded news content.
•    Timing out live productions in a control room environment.
•    Managing and executing live news events.
•    Managing interviews and crafting content to be featured on the stream.
•    Helping to code/stack rundown content during live and non-live events.
•    Producing, writing and editing for broadcast shows as needed.
•    Working with the web team to publish stories and other content to the website.
Basic Qualifications:
•    Recent college grad with 1+ years of experience preferred in helping to create and build show rundowns in cable, broadcast, or digital environment.
•    Ability to work under extremely tight deadlines to write headlines and edit video for live digital broadcast.
•    Detailed knowledge of social media and the competitive digital news environment.
•    Familiarity with non-linear editing systems and iNews preferred.
•    Available for early mornings, nights, overnights, weekends, holidays; this is a 24-hour streaming service.
•    Experience with Crispin and iNews is a huge plus.
•    Understanding of SEO
Physical Demands:
•    Must be able to sit at desk for long periods of time and operate a keyboard.

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations’ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News’ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.  


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Hiring Salary Range: $85,000.00 - 91,500.00. 


The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York, 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.  The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable,  as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.


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Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland