Thursday, April 29, 2010

Entry-level news assistant @ ABC News

ABC News is hiring entry-level digital news associates for its Washington and New York newsrooms.

Duties involve a variety of tasks for TV and websites, such as: Researching video and editorial elements, editing voice over material for all platforms, writing and producing digital content, producing live shots, identifying and pitch stories, logging and feeding video, shooting on DV cameras in the field, pre-interviewing and booking guests in breaking news situations, managing guests who appear in live segments for platforms, coordinating travel for news stories, etc.

Must have a bachelors degree. Apply online.

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Digital reporter @ ABC News - D.C. bureau

ABC News seeks a digital reporter for its Washington, D.C. bureau.

The reporter "provides news coverage of the Obama Administration for all ABC News programs, focusing on major initiatives such as health care reform," the ad states. "There will be a special emphasis on coverage for digital media platforms and the production of digital media content."

Minimum of 3 years of related experience and bachelor's degree required.

To apply, visit www.disneycareers.com create a profile and upload your resume. Do a search for Requisition # 185132 and apply for the position online.

Location: Washington, DC

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Monday, February 23, 2009

ABC News seeks student freelancers

ABC News invites college journalists to submit video, pictures or stories about campus news to feature on its website and TV newscast.

Here are the details: "You must be a student attending an accredited college. Please keep in mind that all text stories must be between 800 -1100 words. Please make sure that your video is no longer than 3 minutes. If you're submitting a still photo, we require at least 531 x 411 pixels for horizontal images and at least 411 pixels in height for vertical images. Photos should be at least 72 dots per inch (DPI). All videos should include a specific sig out at the end: 'For ABC News On Campus, I'm [your name here.]'"

Upload your materials online. For more info, e-mail Pamela.S.Robinson.-ND@abc.com.

Location: United States

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Saturday, January 31, 2009

Reporter @ ABC News' website

ABC News has an opening for a producer/reporter for its website, ABCnews.com. Position is based in New York.

"Seeking an experienced journalist to write daily news and feature stories," the ad states. "In this role you will be responsible for reporting, writing, and editing breaking news stories that set the agenda. Must have the ability to cover a news beat independently, develop strong contacts, and generate a steady stream of compelling story ideas and produce stories under extremely tight deadlines. The job requires skills in reporting, writing, and editing plus website production skills. Network news, newspaper or other major news experience required, online experience preferred."

To apply, please visit www.disneycareers.com, create a profile and upload your resume. Do a search for Requisition # 184000 and apply for the position online.

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