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Walt Disney Television "World News Tonight" Production Internship, ABC News – Spring 2020 in New York, New York

"World News Tonight with David Muir" is the news division's flagship broadcast. With unparalleled reporting, "World News Tonight" provides the latest information and analysis of major events from around the country and the world. Anchored by David Muir, the broadcast draws upon an award-winning team of correspondents, producers and off-air reporters.

Responsibilities :

A day in the life…

•Supporting all aspects of productions

•Conducting video and editorial research

•Logging tape and sourcing and clearing video

•Pitching stories and booking interviews

•Assisting with the administrative duties of the office

Basic Qualifications :

What you bring to the role…

•Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

•Initiative and strong multi-tasking skills

•Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines when necessary

•Strong editorial skills

•Writing, editing and shooting experience

•Ability to work a flexible work schedule including weekends and evenings

Preferred Qualifications:

•Undergraduate students in their junior year, senior year or recent grads

•Previous internship experience in a local or national newsroom

•Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Preferred Education :

Journalism or related studies

Additional Information :

Internship Eligibility

  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization

  • Must be at least 18 years old

  • Must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program

  • Must be willing to relocate to the New York City area and provide your own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship

  • Must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session

  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program

Program Dates

  • Must be available from January to May

  • Must be willing to work 32 hours/week (4 days). The two shifts are Sunday-Wednesday (11-7pm) and Wednesday-Saturday (11-7pm)

Job ID: 701791BR

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.

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