Spring Intern - Long Form Production, Studios

ABC News

New York, NY 10-28-2021
  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
ABC News Studios is a group within the award winning ABC News team that produces longform, narrative non-fiction and news specials for Hulu, the ABC Network, Disney+ and National Geographic.

ABC News Studios interns will be exposed to the inner-workings of the longform group and get exposure to the development process, creative production, and production management activities.


A day in the life…
• Participate in development, production, production management, and business affairs meetings
• Support the production team on a specific program
• Assist with daily logging elements
• Go on shoots
• Assist with administrative duties within the office
• Exposure to all aspects of story development and production
• Participating in editorial meetings

Basic Qualifications:

What you bring to the role…
• Interest in editorial content development
• Ability to work efficiently in a team/group setting
• Ability to work well under pressure
• Knowledge and interest in current events

Preferred Qualifications:
• Undergraduate students in their Junior or Senior year
• Proficiency in non-linear, digital video editing (AVID, Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere)
• Previous internship experience in a professional newsroom setting
• Familiarity with ABC News Programming

Additional Information:

Internship Eligibility
• Must possess unrestricted work authorization
• Must be at least 18 years old
• Must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last 6 months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program
• Must be able to work in the New York City office and provide your own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship
• Must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session

Program Dates
• Must be available from January to May 2022
• Must be willing to work 20-40 hours/week (M-F, normal business hours). Interns will work a couple days in the office and other days remote

About ABC News:

This position is with American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call ABC News.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gpx594-52-23-219-12-42 in your application.