Digital Video Producer
WLS TelevisionChicago, IL
Full Time Job
WLS-TV, the ABC owned station located in Chicago, Illinois is seeking a Multi-Platform Producer/Writer/Editor for the digital department.
We are looking for a creative genius who can write, shoot, produce and edit news videos for our digital audience, as well as create original content that keeps audiences engaged in our local news products.
The ideal candidate will be a team player with a strong understanding of local news branding, journalism with at least 3 years of experience working in a newsroom. In-depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and Photoshop as well as basic After Effects skills are necessary. Extensive experience working alongside a large news staff to turn daily news stories into compelling content is necessary, as is the ability to work independently in a fast-paced, creative environment.
A bachelor's degree in journalism
Our digital department is staffed 24/7, so all applicants must be willing to work any day or shift, as needed.
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 WLS Television, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.
WLS Television, 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.