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KABC General Assignment Reporter

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10026267 Location Glendale, California, United States Business ABC Owned TV Stations Date posted Oct. 06, 2022 Flex Type On-Site

- This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.

Job Summary:

ABC7 Los Angeles is seeking a dynamic and motivated general assignment reporter to join our morning team. We are looking for someone who will play an integral role in covering the biggest stories of the morning and help take us to the next level on all platforms in one of the most competitive markets in the country. From breaking news, to wild weather, to the stories that make L.A. unique – this is an amazing opportunity to join Southern California’s news leader.

This position is a Monday-Friday morning shift. This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.


  • Create unique and shareable stories for television, digital, social and streaming.
  • Collaborate on content and new ideas, handle live and breaking news in the field across platforms.
  • Active use of social media for promotion and news gathering.
  • Participate in community and station public events

Basic Qualifications:

  • Multiple market experience.
  • Must be a strong journalist and storyteller.
  • Know how to present active and engaging live shots.
  • Must be comfortable handling live breaking news in the field and studio.
  • Must work well under deadline pressure.
  • Must have schedule flexibility and ability to work holidays.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Adobe Premiere and/or Dalet One-Cut.
  • Previous local news anchoring or fill-in anchoring experience.
  • Previous local news weather forecasting and anchoring experience a plus.
  • Ability to shoot, edit and publish.
  • Bilingual preferred

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree

Additional Info:

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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