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Assignment Editor - ABC News (NABET)

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 858680BR Location Los Angeles, California, United States Business General Entertainment Content Date posted Sep. 08, 2021

Job Summary:

The ABC News Los Angeles Bureau has an opening for an Assignment Editor. This Assignment Editor gathers editorial information and video from the LA coverage area, including contacting ABC affiliated stations.


This Assignment Editor will request, process, and distribute video and editorial information from stations and other news sources, and alert management in the case of breaking news.

Basic Qualifications:

The Assignment Editor is required to have video editing skills and familiarity with various video file programs, along with an interest in news and information. This person must be able to multi-task, prioritize, and work independently, and must be willing to work nights and weekends as needed.

Additional Information:

This position is covered by the NABET-CWA/ABC Master Agreement.

About General Entertainment Content:

The General Entertainment Content group creates original entertainment and news content for the Company’s streaming platforms and its cable and broadcast networks.

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 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call General Entertainment Content,ABC News.

American Broadcasting Companies, 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 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.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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