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Multi-Platform Programming ProducerApply Now Apply Later Job ID 574246BR Location Chicago, Illinois, United States Business Disney ABC Television Group Date posted Jul. 05, 2018
Job Summary:Chicago’s #1 TV station is looking for a multi-skilled producer and modern visual storyteller to create original video content for all of our platforms – TV, digital and social media. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and a “natural” at crafting compelling stories. The ideal candidate will also possess the following skills:
- Adept at researching and finding positive community stories, feature stories and “shareable” content
- Must be a strong, creative and versatile writer who can really bring stories to life
- Must be a master organizer, planner and be able to handle the logistics of live broadcasts and events, multiple on-going projects and crews
Responsibilities:Producing both short-form and long-form video content, half-hour programs, live programming specials and social video content as needed. Must be an idea generator, problem-solver and be willing to collaborate and work with a large creative team.
Basic Qualifications:Minimum of 5 years producing, writing, editing and shooting original video content for a TV station or similar professional environment.
Preferred Qualifications:A strong knowledge of digital platforms, social media and experience with Adobe Premiere is preferred.
Additional Information:No phone calls, please.
About Disney ABC Television Group:
Disney/ABC Television Group (DATG) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, DATG offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world. A key unit of The Walt Disney Company, one of the world's most admired vertically integrated media enterprises, DATG includes global live action and animation entertainment, news, owned television stations, and radio. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals we want to hear your story.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with WLS Television, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Disney ABC Television Group.
WLS Television, Inc. 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.