Community Journalist, KABC-TV

  • Disney
  • Glendale, CA, USA
  • Apr 25, 2021
Full time Journalist Media Television

Job Description

ABC7 Los Angeles is looking for an innovative multi-platform journalist who is ready to start or advance their career by becoming part of our effort to shape the future of video storytelling and make a positive difference in the communities we serve by creating great local content.

Basic Qualifications:

We want self-sufficient story tellers who can create memorable content for our digital, social media and broadcast platforms. You must be able to take a story from concept to completion every day. Successful candidate will join a corps of community journalists who will report hyper-local stories from neighborhoods where they live. We regard this as an entry-level position and we will mentor you to prepare for future career opportunities. You should be as comfortable in front of the camera as you are behind it and truly love the art of telling a good story. You will be expected to produce various styles for various platforms. You must be able to research, set-up, shoot, edit, and write content on a daily basis. You must be willing to be assigned to live in the north-east San Fernando Valley in order to cultivate contacts and root-out great, exclusive, unique local stories. We want a respected, knowledgeable, and ethical station representative. You must be willing to work any day, any shift. Candidates should submit work showing cool, creative & innovative uses of video, images, graphics, writing, shooting and editing.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ability to speak Spanish and experience with Adobe Premiere and/or Dalet One-Cut is a plus.

Additional Information:

Please include the link to your recent reel when submitting your application.