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Reporting Internship- Investigative Unit, ABC News- Summer 2018Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 522232BR Location New York, New York, United States Business Media Networks Brand Disney ABC Television Group Date posted 02/01/2018
At Disney/ABC Television Group, you’ll help us tell stories that touch millions of people around the globe and new ways for us to connect with the world. Now is your opportunity to unleash your skills….
The Investigative Unit produces investigative pieces for all of ABC News’ programming, including Good Morning America, World News Tonight with David Muir, Nightline, 20/20, and ABC News Features on digital.
ResponsibilitiesYou will play a key role in supporting producers in every step of the production process.
A day in the life…
•Supporting producers and editors in the edit rooms for day-of-air pieces
•Providing tape research and transcription
•Assisting producers with research for investigative broadcast pieces
•Pitching, reporting and writing stories for ABCNews.com.
Basic QualificationsWhat you bring to the role…
•Strong research and writing is a must
•Demonstrated interest in investigative journalism
•Experience in a breaking new environment
•Good knowledge of Windows/Outlook/Filing Systems
•Ability to transcribe quickly and accurately
•Willingness to work long hours
•Especially interested in graduate students with a strong interest in investigative reporting
As well as…
•All candidates must possess unrestricted work authorization
•All candidates must be at least 18 years old
•All candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship
•All candidates must be available from May to August for the 12 week program
•All candidates must be willing to work 40 hours/week
•All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship
•All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session
Preferred Qualifications•Recent graduate or graduate level student
•Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
•Familiarity with AVID News Cutter or other editing programs
•Experience with photo editing programs
•Broadcast news experience or an understanding of how TV production comes together
•Secondary language skills
Company OverviewThe Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.
Additional InformationThis position is with: American Broadcast Companies, Inc
Compensation: Intern positions are paid employment opportunities
Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability