Full Time Job

Public Relations Coordinator


New York, NY 03-31-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

ViacomCBS Streaming (formerly CBS Interactive) is a division of ViacomCBS that encompasses both free, paid, and premium streaming services including Pluto TV, CBS All Access, CBS Sports Digital, and CBS News Digital.

Brand Overview:

Paramount+, the streaming service from ViacomCBS, has an exciting opportunity for a PR coordinator to join the Communications team. The role, based in New York, will support the growing Paramount + team and be involved with a wide variety of PR projects and responsibilities across the communications function.

Reporting to the Director of PR, this role will support the Paramount + publicity team across a wide range of responsibilities including: media strategy, coverage tracking, booking talent travel and logistics, managing press screeners and supporting the VP of Communications on travel and expenses. He/she will also work closely with the team to assist in the development and implementation of series press strategies/campaigns and work closely with internal teams across all Paramount+ departments as well as ViacomCBS brand groups.

Your day-to-day:
• Assist in preparing all necessary research for building strategies/campaigns for upcoming and current series
• Help create and distribute press releases, programming notes and media alerts
• Manage press screener delivery and press account subscriptions
• Monitor and compile press reports
• Book talent travel, including air, ground and lodging (when in person events resume)
• Update and maintain media lists and press contact information
• Help as needed at events such as press junkets and press screenings (when in person events resume)
• Ensure vendor invoices and department finances are paid in a timely matter
• Support the VP, Communications as needed with travel and expenses
• Be able to multi-task and pivot at a moment's notice; good problem solver
• Must be very organized with great attention to detail; able to work within tight deadlines
• Team player with a get it done attitude


What you bring to the team:

You have -
• 2+ years related experience in Public Relations or Marketing required
• Bachelor's Degree
• Proficiency with Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• Must have good oral and written communication skills

FUNCTION: Communications
Company Profile

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of ViacomCBS as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry.