The Walt Disney Company Newswriter/Producer - WGA in New York, New York

The Newswriter/Producer works with a team of news content creators. S/he is responsible for writing broadcast news and related content.

Responsibilities : The Newswriter is expected to write broadcast news for ABC News TV and radio, including several newscasts each hour for ABC News Radio. This is a deadline-driven assignment requiring the ability to write exceptionally hour after hour with accuracy and speed. The Newswriter will work closely with anchors/reporters and newsroom managers to ensure the highest journalism standards are met consistently.

Basic Qualifications :

Candidates should have a familiarity and/or comfort level with basic newsroom computer systems. S/he needs to have a level of competency with radio audio equipment for playback, ingest and editing. Must be highly competent at broadcast news writing and available to work all shifts in a 24/7 newsroom.

Preferred Qualifications :

Prior experience working in a dynamic broadcast or digital company preferred. Experience with broadcast radio. Short form broadcast writing experience.

Required Education :

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience.

Additional Information :

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

Job ID: 518019BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks