CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is searching for a Co-Executive Producer. This Co-EP, aka Executive in Charge of Ambition, will bring big, innovative ideas for talent bookings, special events/programming and performances. Thinking outside-of-the-box a must. This person will work closely with the show runner and department heads, specifically in Talent and Segment/Field Producing.
Co-EP must be extremely plugged-in to pop culture/current events and use that passion to imagine, shape and oversee special shows and programming. Management experience and experience with a variety show, be it morning, daytime or late night is preferred.
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