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WABC-TV (ABC7) Creative Services Promo Internship (Remote)–Spring 2022

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 874009BR Location New York, New York, United States Business ABC Owned TV Stations Date posted Oct. 11, 2021

Job Summary:

WABC-TV, the flagship Disney/ABC – owned television station in New York, is the most-watched television station in the New York Television market and the United States. WABC also leads the market in station websites and has the highest social media engagement.
Channel 7’s Creative Services Department functions as an in-house advertising agency promoting all programming on WABC-TV, including the highly-rated Eyewitness News, and the abc7NY digital brands. The Creative Services internship program is very hands-on. You will gain knowledge and real-world experience in production, post-production, promotion writing, and digital media marketing.

Responsibilities:

A day in the life…
You will assist producers in preparing spots for air and will be responsible for shepherding various projects through to completion. You will gain exposure to multiple departments at the station, including News, Digital, Programming, Production, and Sales/Marketing. Video editing experience is essential.

Basic Qualifications:

What you bring to the role…
  • Video editing experience in Adobe Premiere
  • Familiarity with WABC-TV and abc7NY properties
  • Attention to detail, exacting standards, and superior organization skills
  • Major or previous coursework in Broadcast Journalism, Communications, Video Production, or related major
As well as…
  • All students must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • All students must be at least 18 years old
  • At the time of application, must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program – OR – must have graduated from a college/university within the last six (6) months, OR currently participating in a Disney Professional Internship
  • This is a remote internship. The internship requires a working, reliable internet connection, as well as a quiet dedicated workspace and the ability to work independently.
  • All students must provide a consistent, reliable work schedule during the session

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Junior or Senior-level standing

Additional Information:

  • All candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.
Program Dates
  • All candidates must be available from January 2022 through May/June 2022
  • All candidates must be available to work a minimum of 16-24 hours per week during a Monday through Sunday schedule (hours and days to be determined by your supervisor, and could include nights, weekends and holidays)
  • All students must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship
  • All students must provide a consistent, reliable work schedule during the session
Required Materials
  • Résumé (outlining all of your required qualifications)
  • College transcripts (official or unofficial)
  • A Cover Letter outlining your interest in this position, and relative experience in work, school, and extracurricular activities


About ABC Owned TV Stations:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

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 ABC Owned TV Stations.

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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