Walt Disney Television Multi-Platform Content Producer, OTVS in New York, New York
The ABC Owned Television Station group is looking for a dynamic multi-platform content producer to join our Central Content Group.
The Central Content Group supports our eight stations around the U.S. with coverage for high-impact events, including daily topical stories, corporate synergy, breaking news and tentpole events including elections and the Oscars. The Content Producer will be responsible for presenting OTV content to audiences across all platforms, including our websites, mobile apps, OTT and social (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.).
We are seeking a seasoned candidate with extensive editorial experience. Candidates must be comfortable creating and optimizing news content across a wide variety of platforms as well as cultivating relationships and partnering remotely with content creators around the country. The candidate must feel comfortable working in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment, while demonstrating impeccable editorial judgment.
Discover, pitch and report potential news stories for OTV platforms using editorial experience and news discovery tools
Use a mix of editorial judgment and metrics to determine content priority
Coordinate and communicate coverage and production with multi-platform producers across station group
Create engaging content, including video, for all OTV platforms
Version content in multiple formats to optimize for specific platforms
Optimize content for search
Partner with data analytics teams to establish and track KPIs, provide actionable insights and develop best practices
Assist in conceptualizing series, evergreen content, and franchise ideas
Work as a team, and take direction as needed to fulfill project needs
Ability to conceive of and produce videos quickly and be interested in reviewing and analyzing the results of the work
Contribute new ideas and concepts to the team on a regular basis and identify new opportunities for growth
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum 3 years relevant experience in a digital news operation
Prior experience programming digital platforms and managing social media accounts
Strong writing and editing skills
Experience with video editing using Adobe Premiere
Knowledge of the digital media landscape, including mobile and social and interest in emerging platforms
Familiarity with web analytics products
Adherence to the highest standards of journalism
Knowledge of AP Style and SEO best practices
Must be available to work on short notice, including evenings, weekends and holidays during major news events
Expertise with the Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere, Photoshop, After Effects.)
Awareness of digital formats and trends in video as a unique style of video outside of television style production
Ability to use Canon C100, Canon 5D or similar DSLR cameras
Preferred Education :
BA/BS from a four-year accredited college or university
Additional Information :
Include 3 work samples with application via links. Please specify role in production (writing, reporting, editing, etc.)
This position is based in New York.
Job ID: 696006BR
Location: New York,New York
Job Posting Company: Media Networks
ABC Cable Networks Group is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.