Production Associate, ABC News (Project Hire)

Disney New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 weeks ago

Job Description:

ABC News is looking for a Production Associate Project Hire. This is a project position and is anticipated to last one year.

Job Type

Full Time

Segment

Media Networks

Category

Production and Programming

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year in newsroom environment or similar

  • Demonstrated ability to do rough cut editing

  • Strong editorial skills necessary.

  • Must be available to work flexible hours and perform duties under deadline.

  • Non-Technical Skills:
    Strong organizational skills, able to meet deadlines, attention to detail, work well under pressure

Business

Disney ABC Television Group

Required Education

  • BA or BS from a 4 year accredited college or university or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 or more years in newsroom environment or similar

  • Strong interest in the editorial process highly desirable, as is the ability to generate original story ideas.

  • Ability to edit packages on Avid

Postal Code
10023

Responsibilities

  • Edit video clips, packages, and correspondent debriefs.

  • Produce and edit the daily "Digital Daily" digital-only package.

  • Coordinate and produce live shots. Occasionally shoot video in the field.

  • Research and gather video for correspondents, producers, and editors as needed.

  • Encode and distribute video clips to stations and clients.

  • Handle affiliate news beat calls and video gathering on weekends.

Job Description

ABC News is looking for a Production Associate Project Hire. This is a project position and is anticipated to last one year.

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year in newsroom environment or similar

  • Demonstrated ability to do rough cut editing

  • Strong editorial skills necessary.

  • Must be available to work flexible hours and perform duties under deadline.

  • Non-Technical Skills:
    Strong organizational skills, able to meet deadlines, attention to detail, work well under pressure

Required Education

  • BA or BS from a 4 year accredited college or university or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 or more years in newsroom environment or similar

  • Strong interest in the editorial process highly desirable, as is the ability to generate original story ideas.

  • Ability to edit packages on Avid

Responsibilities

  • Edit video clips, packages, and correspondent debriefs.

  • Produce and edit the daily "Digital Daily" digital-only package.

  • Coordinate and produce live shots. Occasionally shoot video in the field.

  • Research and gather video for correspondents, producers, and editors as needed.

  • Encode and distribute video clips to stations and clients.

  • Handle affiliate news beat calls and video gathering on weekends.

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