|Date Posted||November 06, 2023|
|Job Status||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
- 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.
- Knowledge of Dalet, non-linear editing, and Ross XPression.
- Bachelor’s degree.
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: https://jobs.disneycareers.com/benefits.
Please apply online at www.abc7.com/jobs 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.