Digital News Producer, KABCTV
Disney ABC Television GroupGlendale, CA
Full Time Job
ABC7 Los Angeles is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated, technically-savvy news junkie to join our online news team at our Glendale studios.
Key responsibilities include: Timely posting of breaking local and national news on all digital platforms, including but not limited to websites, apps and social media; working with producers, assignment editors and talent to coordinate on-air and online news coverage; executing special projects for various station departments, including sales, audience development and community affairs; site troubleshooting and overall maintenance of the high editorial standards of ABC7 and abc7.com.
Candidates should have experience working and multitasking in a high-pressure television news environment. Strong editorial skills, video editing abilities and sharp news judgment is a must. You must have strong basic computer skills, including common keyboard shortcuts. Candidates must thrive in a team environment but also be able to work independently. Candidates must be available to work flexible hours, including overnights, weekends and holidays. Applicant must possess: Strong writing and copy-editing skills; solid newsgathering abilities; proficiency with AP Style; strong computer skills; solid knowledge of basic HTML; strong grasp of social media and basic Photoshop skills.
Ability to shoot and edit video a plus.
THIS POSITION IS WITH ABC HOLDING COMPANY INC. (KABC-TV)
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - FEMALE/MINORITY/VETERAN/DISABILITY/SEXUAL ORIENTATION/GENDER IDENTITY
REQ ID 520915