Managing Editor - Live at DISNEY Skip Navigation
japen-menu Back English 简体中文 繁體中文 日本語 Français Deutsch Español Português
Choose a Language

Be Part of the Story

Managing Editor - Live

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 518750BR Location New York, New York, United States Business Media Networks Brand Disney ABC Television Group Date posted Jan. 24, 2018

Job Summary:

ABC News Digital is hiring a Managing Editor - Live


ABC News Digital is seeking a Managing Editor - Live. This journalist will oversee the 24/7 live experience across all digital platforms.

This role will help determine how to catapult our video offerings forward into mobile-first, monetizable, shareable environments that showcase the power of ABC News journalism from around the world.

The candidate will be an exceptionally creative and effective producer — with experience producing special events and live breaking news stories viewed as livestreams or video-on-demand on broadcast and digital channels.

Collaboration and exceptional leadership skills are required. Control room experience is mandatory, as is a strong understanding and enthusiasm for the 24/7 rhythm of news.

The Managing Editor - Live must have the ability to meet and adapt to changing industry demands, be flexible and be able to balance multiple projects/priorities. Strong management and interpersonal skills are critical.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years of results-oriented work experience in a video production role, with a strong focus on live coverage
  • Proven ability to build, manage and lead a team

Required Education

  • BA or BS from a four year accredited college or university or equivalent experience

Additional Information:

About Disney ABC Television Group:

Disney/ABC Television Group (DATG) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, DATG offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world. A key unit of The Walt Disney Company, one of the world's most admired vertically integrated media enterprises, DATG includes global live action and animation entertainment, news, owned television stations, and radio. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals we want to hear your story.

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 Disney ABC Television Group.

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.

Apply Now Apply Later

Watch Our Jobs

Sign up to receive new job alerts and company information based on your preferences.

Specify LocationsSearch for a category and select one from the list of suggestions. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

  • Disney ABC Television Group, New York, New York, United StatesRemove
  • Production and Programming, New York, New York, United StatesRemove
  • Media Networks, New York, New York, United StatesRemove