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Coordinating Producer, ABC News Live

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 765874BR Location New York, New York, United States Business ABC News Date posted Sep. 18, 2020

Job Summary:

ABC News Live Prime has an open position for Coordinating Producer. We are looking for someone who is experienced planning/coordinating logistics for shoots, and helping manage the ample feeds and visual elements to help ensure ABC News Live is putting the best material on the air. As a leader on the ABC News Live team, they will help shape the way in which we cover news, take advantage of the ABC News content, and help ensure ABC News Live is ready to react to news of the day.

Responsibilities:

The Coordinating Producer will manage the scheduling of pieces among producer teams, coordinate elements between platforms, assist with shoot logistics when necessary, help manage the show grid, in breaking news scenarios help our senior producers select the best images to air, and occasionally senior produce and produce pieces. They will report to the Executive Producer of ABC News Live Prime.

Basic Qualifications:

  • All candidates should have extensive production experience and excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to edit, and process video content and turn it around for broadcast under daily deadline pressures
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience
  • Communication skills (written and verbal) – ability to effectively communicate and interact with people at various levels and in various disciplines of business and production

Required Education

Bachelor’s degree (TV/Film/Journalism or related field) or equivalent work experience


About ABC News:

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 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. 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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