General Assignment Reporter, KABC-TVApply NowApply Later Job ID 773548BR Location Glendale, California, United States Business Direct-to-Consumer and International Date posted Feb. 09, 2021
Basic Qualifications:Must understand how to create unique and shareable stories for television, digital, social and streaming. Qualified candidates must be great storytellers and content creators, know how to present active and engaging live shots, and be endlessly creative when it comes to adding innovative ideas for their stories on all platforms. Ability to shoot, edit and publish is essential. Successful candidate is expected to shoot their own material. If you work well under deadline pressure, are a strong journalist and story-teller, collaborative on content and new ideas, and are comfortable handling live breaking news at the anchor desk and in the field, please apply.
Preferred Qualifications:Experience with Adobe Premiere and/or Dalet One-Cut is a plus. Previous local news anchoring or fill-in anchoring experience is preferred.
Additional Information:Please include the link to your recent reel when submitting your application.
About Direct-to-Consumer and International:
Comprised of Disney’s international media businesses and the Company’s various streaming services, the Direct-to-Consumer and International segment aligns technology, content and distribution platforms to expand the Company’s global footprint and deliver world-class, personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world. This segment is responsible for The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer businesses globally, including the ESPN+ sports streaming service, programmed in partnership with ESPN; Disney+, the dedicated streaming home for entertainment from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic; and the Company’s ownership stake in Hulu. As part of the Direct-to-Consumer and International segment, Disney Streaming Services, developer of the ESPN+ and Disney +, oversees all consumer-facing digital technology and products across the Company.
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 ABC Holding Company, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Direct-to-Consumer and International.
ABC Holding Company, 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, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. 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.