Disney ABC Television Group Social Media Producer (Project Hire) in New York, New York

ABC News is hiring a Social Media Producer. This person will be a key member of the ABC News Social Team, responsible for crafting social content, including branded content, for ABC News audiences across all social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.).

This individual will be focused on producing all types of video content, working closely with across editorial and social teams. S/he should be comfortable working in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment, demonstrating impeccable news judgment and social acumen.

This is a project position and is anticipated to last one year.

Responsibilities :

  • Produce innovative and engaging video content for key social platforms, including experimentation with new formats

  • Oversee and develop look for ABC News social content

  • Manage ABC News social accounts as required

  • Assist in development and implementation of a social media strategy to drive followers, engagement, and conversation across all social arms for the news division’s flagship accounts.

  • Establish and share best practices across the organization on how to optimize video content across platforms

Basic Qualifications :

  • 3+ years of experience, preferably at a major news organization, producing video and managing social media accounts

  • Proficient in Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere and Adobe Photoshop

  • Proven track record at growing digital consumption

  • Keen understanding of the social space and how audiences interact with content

  • Clear and effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels of internal and external personnel

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Adherence to the highest standards of journalism

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Crowdtangle and other social analytics platforms

Job ID: 571806BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks