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Digital News Associate, World News Tonight

ABC News

New York, NY 8 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
ABC News is looking for a Digital News Associate.

• Administrative and organizational responsibilities in support of WN Senior Producers and production staff.
• Excellent research and editorial skills required. Ability to work under deadline pressure and prioritize duties critical.
• Prior journalism and/or production experience preferred. Social media experience and a keen interest in writing/reporting also preferred.
• Flexible schedule, including weekends.

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum one year working in a newsroom or similar environment
• 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

Preferred Qualifications:
• Two or more years working in a newsroom or similar environment
• Strong interest in the editorial process highly desirable, as is the ability to generate original story ideas.
• Ability to edit packages on Avid

Required Education
• Bachelors degree from a 4 year accredited college or university or equivalent experience

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About General Entertainment Content:

The General Entertainment Content group creates original entertainment and news content for the Company's streaming platforms and its cable and broadcast networks.

This position is with American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., which is part of a business we call General Entertainment Content.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d5wvz1-44-192-114-32-42 in your application.