Newswriter/Newscast Producer, KABC-TV


Glendale, CA, California

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Date Posted November 06, 2023
Industry Digital Media
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Salary Not Specified


ABC7 Los Angeles is looking to hire a staff Newswriter/Newscast Producer to join Southern California's news leader.  Do you have the ability to write stories and produce newscasts with emotional and visual impact in a collaborative and innovative newsroom?    Candidates must be great writers and storytellers who also understand the role that digital, streaming and social media play in reaching viewers and creating high-impact content. ABC7 is focused on owning big story coverage and serving a diverse audience in the second largest market in the country, and we are looking for people to help us make that happen every day.


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
  • Linear editing ofvideo and booth newscasts
  • Work with reporters, editors, directors, and others to shape stories and newscasts


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience.
  • Must be a self-starter, have great news judgement, thrive on breaking news and deadline pressure. 
  • Efficient and excellent writer.
  • Organized, collaborative and good at managing people and resources. 
  • Must have an eye for impact, relevance and moments that connect with viewers.
  • Effectively use social media to gather and distribute news.
  • Must be willing to work overnight.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Dalet, non-linear editing, and Ross XPression.

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree.

Additional Info:

This position is covered under the NABET-CWA – ABC Master Agreement. The pay rate for this role in Glendale, California is $22.42 to $39.29 per hour.  The base pay actually offered may vary depending on the candidate’s geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience, among other factors. Select benefits may be provided as part of the compensation package, such as medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered. To learn more about our benefits visit:

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