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Production Associate, 20/20 (Project Hire)

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 764031BR Location New York, New York, United States Business Walt Disney Television Date posted Jul. 30, 2020

Job Summary:

The Production Associate for the 20/20 team will support all aspects of production- including extensive media management, logging & transcribing, and shoot prep and support.

This is a Project position and employment will continue on this Project (at the company’s sole discretion), and in no event shall extend past the completion of the Project.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with breaking news crashes for 20/20
  • Fundamental production support- such as ordering in media, scanning photos and websites, research and organizational support
  • THIS JOB ALSO functions as an Assistant Story Editor- responsible for coming in at 7am to provide a summary of the stories of the day.
  • Work week includes ONE weekend day.
  • Post Covid, requires travel to cover trials and stories in person

Basic Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of ABC technical media search and management systems
  • Must be conscientious, self-motivated and proactive
  • Must have strong editorial sense to find, pitch and develop long form stories.

Required Education

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.


About Walt Disney Television:

Walt Disney Television (WDT) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, WDT 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, WDT 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 Walt Disney Television.

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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