Disney ABC Television Group Digital News Associate in New York, New York

ABC News is looking for a Digital News Associate.

Responsibilities :

  • Administrative and organizational responsibilities in support of WN Senior Producers and production staff.

  • Excellent research and editorial skills required. Ability to work under deadline pressure and prioritize duties critical.

  • Prior journalism and/or production experience preferred. Social media experience and a keen interest in writing/reporting also preferred.

  • Flexible schedule, including weekends.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum 1 year working in a newsroom or similar environment

  • Demonstrated ability to do rough cut editing

  • Strong editorial skills necessary.

  • Must be available to work flexible hours and perform duties under deadline.

  • Non-Technical Skills: Strong organizational skills, able to meet deadlines, attention to detail, work well under pressure

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 2 or more years working in a newsroom or similar environment

  • Strong interest in the editorial process highly desirable, as is the ability to generate original story ideas.

  • Ability to edit packages on Avid

Required Education :

  • BA or BS from a 4 year accredited college or university or equivalent experience

Job ID: 604589BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks

ABC, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.