Social Media Associate Producer - The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - NY, NY

Job Title: Social Media Associate Producer
Company: Paramount
Location: NY NY

THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT - Social Media Associate Producer
New York, NY, US, 10019
New York
Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)
THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT - Social Media Associate Producer

The Late Show is hiring a nightside Social Media Associate Producer. This role is responsible for helping grow the show’s platforms by identifying the best parts of the broadcast and turning them into social-first content. This person will also help brainstorm and pitch new ideas to the social team, assisting with behind-the-scenes content as needed. This is a full-time position with The Late Show.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Edit video from the broadcast and turn it into digestible social content
  • Write strong and engaging social copy
  • Schedule content and engage with our audience while The Late Show is airing at 11:35 p.m.
  • Identify and create GIFs from the broadcast
  • Write copy for promotional social posts (Ex: Upcoming guests, Podcast, Newsletter, etc.)
  • Pitch, concept, and create original TikToks & Instagram Reels
  • Curate Instagram Story from live studio taping

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with The Late Show’s podcast team on deliverables/assets
  • Write and curate The Late Show’s weekly newsletter
  • Brainstorm social pitches & ideas for upcoming guests and events
  • Identify trends across social platforms that reflect both the show and Stephen’s tone and may appeal to our audience


  • Able to work from 3pm-12:30a ET when the show is in production
  • 2+ years of social media/digital producing experience – working for a TV show is a plus
  • Have a great sense of humor
  • Proven experience writing copy for social media
  • Familiar with AP style and copy editing
  • Proficiency in editing vertical video in Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Experience creating original TikToks & Instagram Reels
  • Experience filming vertical content on an iPhone
  • Some experience using Adobe Photoshop
  • Broad understanding of and interest in current events, pop culture, and comedy
  • Prior experience on a comedy show is a plus
  • Ability to work well under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work weeknights and available to work mornings and/or weekends as needed

Salary Range $70,000 - $80,000

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.

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

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