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Part-Time IT Systems Professional
WABC-TV is seeking an IT Systems Professional. Responsibilities include supporting existing IT and Broadcast Computer systems, and helping with the planning and implementation of new technologies. Applicants must have strong knowledge and experience working with Active Directory, Apple and Microsoft desktop/server environments, basic Cisco network architecture/configuration, and Server Virtualization (VMWare) and SAN infrastructure. Candidates should be proficient with several scripting languages like VB/.BAT/PowerShell and also have experience with MS SQL database management. This is a part-time position and will require the applicant's full flexibility to work non-standard shifts and holidays. This is an exciting opportunity to be hands on with many different technologies supporting both IT and broadcast systems. To apply, please log on to www.disneycareers.com and search for requisition # 212049BR. No telephone calls, please. We are an equal opportunity employer - Female / Minority / Veteran / Disability.
WABC-TV, New York is looking for a Marketing Coordinator/Assistant who is organized, self-motivated, and able to handle multi-tasking within the fast-paced sales marketing/digital department. Responsibilities include handling daily office tasks, assisting the V.Ps of Marketing and Digital, as well as working with Account Executives. Additional duties include the creation of marketing campaigns and promotions. Must be efficient in Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel programs. Photoshop, Illustrator and Flash experience is a plus. To apply, please log on to www.disneycareers.com and search for requisition # 210162BR No telephone calls, please. We are an equal opportunity employer - Female / Minority / Veteran / Disability.
WABC-TV is an equal opportunity employer. Any organization providing employment information or referrals may ask to receive our job listings. For more information, please write to us at: WABC-TV Human Resources Department, 7 Lincoln Square, New York, NY 10023 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Studio Production Head Electrician
WABC-TV, New York. Busy television studio seeks Studio Head Electrician. Position includes the oversight and ongoing maintenance of all production lighting and electrical elements pertaining to studio operations. Must be able to supervise and direct a stage crew in a fast paced environment, during live broadcasts and have the ability to multi-task on the fly. Must also be willing to work long hours when projects dictate.
Working knowledge of computerized moving lights and ETC Sensor Rack dimmer systems is required. Programming experience with the ETC Gio lighting boards or equivalent is preferred. Position requires the close collaboration with Producers and Lighting Designers.
This is an IATSE Local 1 represented position. Experience in live TV studio operations preferred. Theatrical experience helpful.
To apply, log on to www.disneycareers.com and search for requisition #204683BR. No telephone calls, please. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female / Minority / Veteran / Disability.
WABC-TV is looking for a highly motivated writer/producer with a varied skill set for a highly competitive, high pressure environment. You must have outstanding news judgment, be able to pitch great story ideas and have a great production sense. Candidate should be active on social media and understand how to leverage those platforms for stories. You should also be able and willing to shoot and edit some of your own video. You must work well with reporters, assignment editors, and other writers and producers. Outstanding copy editing skills are necessary.
Experience writing for and producing a newscast in a major market is required. Applicants who have not produced a television newscast in a major market will not be considered.
To apply, log on to: www.disneycareers.com and search for Requisition #204665BR. Please include a letter, resume, references, and a link to a complete newscast. No telephone calls, please. We are an equal opportunity employer - Female / Minority / Veteran / Disability.
Freelance Graphic Designer / Artist
WABC-TV, New York's #1 station, seeks an energetic and talented Graphic Designer/Artist for our Eyewitness News shows. The right person needs to have exceptional layout, composting, image creation and concept development to work with our busy in-house team. Understanding animation and web design a plus.
1. Conceptualize and design graphics for daily Eyewitness News broadcasts.
2. Work alongside a team of artists making OTS's, info graphics, maps, franchise inserts and more.
3. Flexible with schedule and available for emergency coverage.
4. Work in a fast-paced, deadline driven, creative environment.
1. Must have 1+ years of experience in graphic design.
2. Qualified candidates must have in-depth knowledge of Photoshop and working on Macintosh computer.
3. Candidate must have a strong sense of typography and composition.
4. A team player with a professional, positive, outgoing personality who takes initiative to support news producers and create great looking graphics for our on-air product.
Please send cover letter and reel/portfolio (e -link) to email@example.com.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. WABC-TV, an owned station of ABC, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability
WABC-TV seeks a Multimedia Journalist who is responsible for shooting, writing editing for New York's top News organization. The ideal candidate must be able to work independently, generate story ideas, and produce content for all newscasts and digital platforms. Live reporting experience is required.
To apply, please log on to: www.disneycareers.com and search for Requisition ID#193100. No telephone calls, please. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female / Minority / Veteran / Disability.
Freelance Promotion Writer/Producer/Editor
WABC-TV, New York's #1 station, seeks a freelance promotion writer/producer/editor for its Creative Services Department. We need an imaginative preditor who has experience turning daily news topicals into top-notch creative.
1. Conceptualize, write and edit high-end promos for News and Programming.
2. Work alongside a team of producers to create audio/visual promotional content.
3. Work in a fast-paced, deadline driven, creative environment.
1. Must have experience in writing television news promotion.
2. Must have in-depth knowledge of Final Cut Pro.
3. Basic After Effects or Motion skills necessary.
4. Extensive experience working with news staff to take daily news stories and turn them into compelling promos.
5. Experience lighting and shooting is a plus.
6. Familiarity with translating on-air promos to social networking platforms including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Vine and Instagram.
7. A team player with a professional, positive, outgoing personality who takes initiative without supervision to improve on-air production.
Please send resume, cover letter, reel (e-link) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. WABC-TV, an owned station of ABC, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female / Minority / Veteran / Disability.
Freelance Digital Assistant
WABC-TV is looking for a Digital Producer. Candidate is a self-motivated, team player, who is able to generate ideas and exercise good judgment. He or she would be flexible, resourceful, and have strong organizational/time management skills with a strong desire to grow technically.
Responsibilities - Knowledge of web content management systems, and Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms. Help in creating campaigns with social networks, help verbalize status updates for local stations and provide pictures to help promote the show on other channels. Aid in creating contests, generate ideas and web designs for web contests for the show.
Basic Qualifications: At least 1 year of website/social media experience. Television production experience is helpful.
-Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
-Final Cut Pro knowledge helpful
-Social Networks (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google Plus)
-Clear and effective written and verbal communication skills
-Excellent organizational and time management skills and the ability to multi-task.
-Deep Passion for entertainment news and social media
-Adherence to the highest standards of journalism
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Broadcast Journalism and/or Public Relations
Please log on to:
www.disneycareers.com and search for Requisition ID#134783. Please also send a copy of your resume.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. WABC-TV, an owned station of ABC, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at email@example.com.
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