Early Morning News Production Internship, ABC News Fall 2021

Website ABC News

Job Summary:
The ABC News Early Morning team produces 2 hours of overnight news programming on the ABC network (World News Now and America This Morning) with 1.5 million combined viewers on average per day, while also servicing Good Morning America’s production needs.
Responsibilities:
A day in the life…

•Assist producers with all aspects of news gathering and production, including on-air segments
•Build story proposal lists and elements
•Assist with delivery of show production elements/rundowns, etc.
•Running scripts and lineups
•Travel on story shoots
•Opportunities for story writing/editing available and encouraged
•Opportunities for pitching and producing segments for airBasic Qualifications:
What you bring to the role…Strong news judgment
Strong writing skills
Preferred Qualifications:
•Recent graduate OR current graduate journalism student
•Major or previous coursework in journalism
•Previous experience (academic or internship) in television, news & new media production
•Previous experience (academic or internship) writing news stories for publication
•Strong proficiency in non-linear video editing software (AVID)
•Previous internship experience in professional newsroomAdditional Information:
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Must be at least 18 years old
At the time of application, 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 eighteen (18) months – OR – be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program
Must be willing to relocate to the New York City area and provide your own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship
Must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session
Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
Program DatesMust be available from September to December
Must be willing to work 40 hours/week- OVERNIGHT SHIFTS in person

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.

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