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Freelance General Assignment Reporter, KABC-TV

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 951045BR Location Glendale, California, United States Business ABC Owned TV Stations Date posted Mar. 29, 2022

Job Summary:

ABC7 Los Angeles is seeking a flexible multi-skilled freelance general assignment reporter who will play an integral role in covering the biggest stories of the day and how those stories impact our local communities.


-Create unique and shareable stories for television, digital, social and streaming.
-Collaborate on content and handle live breaking news in the field.

Basic Qualifications:

Multiple market experience.
-Must be a strong journalist, storyteller, and content creator for all platforms.
-Know how to present active and engaging live shots.
-Must be collaborative on content and new ideas and comfortable handling live breaking news in the field.
-Ability to work a flexible schedule that can include early morning, late night, and weekend shifts.
-Must work well under deadline pressure.

Preferred Qualifications:

-Experience with Adobe Premiere.
-Previous local news anchoring or fill-in anchoring experience.

-Previous local news weather forecasting and anchoring experience a plus.
-Bilingual preferred.

Required Education

Bachelor's degree

Additional Information:

Please include the link to your recent reel when submitting your application online.

About ABC Owned TV Stations:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

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 KABC Television, LLC, which is part of a business we call ABC Owned TV Stations.

KABC Television, LLC 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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