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Walt Disney Television Multimedia Producer: On Location (ABC News) in New York, New York

ABC News is looking for a creative multimedia producer ready to innovate and experiment with new forms of video storytelling. The multimedia producer will be tasked with creating original video content for a digital newscast with ABC News correspondents and producers around the globe. This role will include weekend hours that may shift as we continually work to optimize the show's performance. The ideal candidate should have a natural news instinct and ability to cover a breaking news story with accuracy and speed.

Responsibilities :

  • Pitch and produce stories with a focus on pushing the bounds of vertical video

  • Script daily segments after reviewing research on the segment

  • Assist in gathering elements for news stories

  • Edit segments of the show

  • Coordinate field production with correspondents and fellow producers

  • Shoot and produce original stories in the field, then script and post produce these segments for future episodes

  • Work with graphics with daily requests and requests for upcoming projects

Basic Qualifications :

  • 3-5 years of producing news video content

  • Strong sense of mobile-friendly video

  • Willingness to embrace and innovate around new audience tastes and trends

  • Ability to edit with either AVID or non-linear video editing is a must

  • Thorough knowledge of digital production and post-production workflows

  • Knowledge of Avid Media Composer and Adobe Premiere

  • Ability to work on a tight deadline and balance multiple priorities, projects and tasks

  • Brings energy and positivity to the team

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Original writing, editing and reporting skills

  • Comfortable covering stories on a wide range of topics

  • Basic understanding of Adobe After Effects is preferred

  • Well-organized

  • Capable of rolling with change

Required Education :

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

Job ID: 667525BR

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.