Investigative Reporter, TV
Full Time Job
ABC7 Eyewitness News, the #1 local news station in Los Angeles, has an immediate opening for an Investigative Reporter who will be expected to enterprise original and impactful short term and long-term content for all platforms.
The ideal candidate will have a proven reputation as a trusted journalist and creative storyteller. The Investigative Reporter will be called upon to dig into important and complex community issues by developing sources and using the latest investigative tools, including data journalism, to expose problems and find solutions. The IR will also be expected to develop investigative story lines for daily coverage and during big breaking news stories.
Experience using computer assisted reporting techniques to uncover stories is essential. Candidates must also have the ability, using the latest technology and production techniques, to shoot, write, edit and publish content under deadline.
Previous on-camera experience as an investigative reporter at a major local news organization is preferred.
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 ABC Holding Company, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.
ABC Holding Company, 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.