Disney ABC Television Group Freelance Online News Producer in Glendale California United States

Freelance Online News Producer Job Description ABC7 Los Angeles is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated, technically-savvy news junkie to join our growing web team. Candidates should have experience working and multitasking in a high-pressure news environment. Strong editorial skills and sharp news judgment is a must. You must have strong basic computer skills (PC and Mac), including common keyboard shortcuts. Knowledge of social networks like Facebook or Twitter a plus. Candidates must be available to work flexible hours, including overnights and weekends. Applicant must possess: strong writing and copy-editing skills; strong computer skills; solid knowledge of basic HTML; familiarity with Adobe Photoshop. Knowledge of Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, Flash, and Podcasts a plus. Key responsibilities include: timely posting of breaking local and national news; working with the news producers and assignment desk to coordinate on-air and online news coverage; coordinating special projects with various station departments; site troubleshooting and overall maintenance of the high editorial standards of ABC7 and abc7.com. Responsibilities Key responsibilities include: timely posting of breaking local and national news; working with the news producers and assignment desk to coordinate on-air and online news coverage; coordinating special projects with various station departments; site troubleshooting and overall maintenance of the high editorial standards of ABC7 and abc7.com. Basic Qualifications Candidates should have experience working and multitasking in a high-pressure news environment. Strong editorial skills and sharp news judgment is a must. You must have strong basic computer skills (PC and Mac), including common keyboard shortcuts. Knowledge of social networks like Facebook or Twitter a plus. Candidates must be available to work flexible hours, including overnights and weekends. Applicant must possess: strong writing and copy-editing skills; strong computer skills; solid knowledge of basic HTML; familiarity with Adobe Photoshop. Knowledge of Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, Flash, and Podcasts a plus. Job Posting Industries Digital / Interactive Additional Information This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (KABCTV) Primary Location-City Glendale Primary Location-State CA Primary Location-Country US Auto req ID 134253BR