VOD Content Editor Project Hire
ABCNew York, NY
Full Time Job
VOD Content Editor (ABC News Digital) – Project Hire
ABC News Digital is hiring a VOD Content Editor – Project Hire
The role of a video content editor includes clipping and distribution of ABC News video for digital platforms and clients. Content editors pivot from Avid editing to web tools for publishing. Must be able to work independently, pay attention to detail, and stay calm under high pressure scenarios. This is an early morning position, primarily focused on the distribution of Good Morning America video content. Candidate should also have flexible availability for potential weekend, morning, or overnight shift support. Experience editing with Avid Media Composer is required; knowledge of After Effects is a plus.
• Basic editing of news video on Avid
• Use of web tools to publish and distribute video content
• Organization of show rundowns and clearance information
• Metadata management
• SEO implementation
• Breaking news support
• Quality assurance of video content across digital platforms
• Minimum 2 years of experience in digital video creation or distribution
• Avid Media Composer proficiency
• Experience working in a newsroom, or interest in journalism and current events
• Experience with CMS publishing
• Must be able to work independently and think critically in a high-stress environment
• Strong communication skills
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.
About Walt Disney Television:
Walt Disney Television (WDT) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, WDT offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world. A key unit of The Walt Disney Company, one of the world's most admired vertically integrated media enterprises, WDT includes global live action and animation entertainment, news, owned television stations, and radio. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals we want to hear your story.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.
American Broadcasting Companies, 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.