Disney ABC Television Group News Editor (Project Hire) in New York, New York
ABC News is seeking a full-time News Editor to join our growing digital team.
News editors are responsible for working with reporters and producers to create and publish clean, accurate and fast copy. The editors will also focus on creating snappy, shareable headlines, and will play a large role in visual story packaging. Editors should be familiar and comfortable with AP style, and thrive in a fast-paced, 24/7 news environment. The role is based in New York City.
This is a project position and is anticipated to last one year.
Work with the newsgathering desk to determine what is reportable
Collaborate with reporters, producers, editors, bookers and correspondents
When necessary, file breaking news stories
Make editorial judgments on a minute-to-minute basis
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum 3 years’ experience editing for a digital news outlet
Ability to write on deadline with speed and accuracy
Proven experience handling breaking news
Willingness and desire to collaborate across different teams
Ability to balance priorities, multiple projects and tasks
Required Education :
BA or BS from a 4-year accredited college or university or equivalent experience
Job ID: 571817BR
Location: New York,New York
Job Posting Company: Media Networks