Executive Producer, Emerging Platforms
Disney ABC Television GroupNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Executive Producer, Emerging Platforms (ABC News)
ABC News is seeking an Executive Producer, Emerging Platforms, reporting to the Vice President of ABC News Digital.
The candidate will oversee the production of original programming for emerging video platforms, and develop new custom story formats. The Executive Producer will lead a team of creative producers and video editors to build new video franchises that target specific platforms and syndication partners. The candidate will manage a budget and production schedule, and will work closely with the ABC News distribution team to identify new programming opportunities and pitch original concepts.
The Executive Producer is an expert storyteller, familiar with producing creative content across all screens – especially mobile and OTT.
Collaboration and exceptional leadership skills are required. This senior executive will work extensively with the Business Development and Sales teams, as well as with Product and Audience Development.
The EP must have the ability to meet and adapt to changing industry demands; be flexible and able to balance multiple projects/priorities. This is a dynamic person who is passionate and excited about the future of news and media and wants to take a major role in leading and shaping it.
• 10 years of results-oriented work experience in a video production role
• Previous digital media leadership position
• Proven ability to build, manage, and lead a team
• BA or BS from a 4 year accredited college or university or equivalent experience
Equal Opportunity Employer – Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity