Freelance Newswriters, KABC-TV


Glendale, CA, California

Date Posted August 10, 2023
Industry Digital Media
Job Status Not Specified
Salary Not Specified


ABC7 Los Angeles is seeking experienced television Newswriters for freelance employment. This is a great opportunity to join one of the top stations in the country. The ideal candidate will be able to write scripts, edit video, and produce newscasts when necessary.


This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis. 




·           Write and produce for newscasts as assigned

·           Edit video and booth newscasts

·           Work with reporters, editors, directors, and others to shape stories and    newscasts


Basic Qualifications:

·        Minimum of two years broadcast news experience.

·        Ability to work quickly and under continuous deadlines required.

·         Scheduling flexibility and willingness to work weekends, overnights, and holidays a must.

Preferred Qualifications:

·        Knowledge of Dalet, line producing, non-linear editing, Ross Expression, and touch-screen technology all pluses.


Required Education:

·         Bachelor’s degree

Additional Info:

  • The pay rate for this NABET Union role in Glendale, California is $22.00 to $33.50 per hour.  The role also receives a daily payment in-lieu of benefits and may have potential for additional compensation for overtime, producing, and early morning or overnight shifts.


Please apply online at or send resume to:  ABC7 Los Angeles, Attn: HR, Dept. FLW/jjob 500 Circle Seven Drive, Glendale, CA 91201.  Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.