The Walt Disney Company Production Associate in New York, New York

ABC News is hiring a Production Associate.

Responsibilities : The PA will drive investigative searches and be responsible for supporting Senior Producers and staff in all aspects of production including: research editorial information, build timelines, pre-screen interviewees and experts, submit background and highlights to Correspondents, source video and photos, log and coordinate feeds.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum 2 years in newsroom environment or similar

  • Must have proven Investigative skills

  • Must have editorial skills and experience pulling together research books, chronologies and bios all under tight deadline

  • Must be familiar with various media formats as well as library systems

  • Must be available to work flexible hours and work well under pressure

  • Must have strong organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail and be able to meet deadlines

Preferred Qualifications :

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

  • Ability to shoot and edit packages on Avid

Required Education :

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

Additional Information :

Equal Opportunity Employer--Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Job ID: 493967BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks