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Script Coordinator, GMA

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10035155 Location New York, New York, United States Business ABC News Date posted Nov. 23, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

ABC News is hiring a Script Coordinator for GMA.


The Script Coordinator will work across 3 of our shows (GMA, GMA3 and Weekend GMA.)  The person in this role will have many responsibilities, including, but not limited to working through the overnight prepping scripts for the up-coming show to be distributed to the news anchors, correspondents, control room staff and on through the live production of the show, running up to the minute changes and updates. The candidate will compile and distribute informational packets for the technical and editorial staff. Any and all printing needs, from briefing notes, interview cards to relevant studies, will be trafficked to the person in this role.  

Absolutely must have flexibility with 7-day work week/holidays.

Basic Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate will be eager to learn and grow, be an enthusiastic team player, and very detail oriented. They should have at least 1 year of television, media or agency experience, be proficient in Microsoft Office, have a sharp eye for detail, and have experience working in a highly demanding, deadline-driven environment.
  • Experience with iNews is a plus, but not required. 

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.

The hiring range for this position in New York is $51,100 – $70,300 per year. The base pay actually offered will take into account internal equity and also may vary depending on the candidate’s geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors.  A bonus and/or long-term incentive units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to the full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered.


About ABC News:

The Disney 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 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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