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Executive Editor, News Practices(Project Hire) - ABC News

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 794528BR Location New York, New York, United States Business General Entertainment Content, ABC News Date posted May 18, 2021

Job Summary:

ABC News is looking for an Executive Editor, News Practices, to cover a weekend shift. Planned schedule is Thursday through Monday.

Responsibilities:

Executive Editor, News Practices, is responsible for standards and practices across all ABC News platforms. As part of the news practices group, you will be expected to be able to cover a wide range of ABC News content including ABC News Digital, World News Tonight, Good Morning America, Nightline, 20/20, Newsone, Early Morning News, Lincoln Square Productions, ABC News Audio, ABC News Live and special programming. Applicants should have a proven track record of superior editorial news judgment over a period of years in a fast-paced digital and broadcast news environment. This position will require working weekends and at night.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 8 years’ experience
  • A candidate must be able to multi-task, work well under pressure, exercise diplomacy, maintain confidential information, and have the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the News Division.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior broadcast, radio, long form and digital experience

Required Education

BA or BS from a 4 year accredited college or university or equivalent experience


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.

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, 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.

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