Jobs at ABC11 WTVD Eyewitness News

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Part time Production Assistant (Posted - 1-12-18)

WTVD - ABC 11 Eyewitness News (411 Liberty St, Durham)
Part time (approx.. 25 hrs week)

Responsibilities include: setting up studio, teleprompter and robotic camera operator during live newscasts. Will train!

Weekday & weekend evenings (starting at 2:30P)
Pay - $11.00 hour

*MUST be willing to work holidays

Company Overview:
This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (WTVD-TV)
Please apply online at www.disneycareers.com and search for REQ ID 519181BR.

Equal Opportunity Employer--Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Investigative Managing Editor/Reporter (Posted - 1-12-18)

The ABC Owned and Operated station in Raleigh-Durham (25) is looking for an experienced journalist to join our investigative team. This person will enterprise hard hitting investigations of the highest caliber.

Requirements:
Extensive computer assisted reporting skills required. Must have a proven track record of success. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to: gathering and presenting content on multiple platforms, providing long range as well as timely topical investigative stories that compliment daily news coverage. Reports will be consistently watchable, compelling, and lead to change. Must have the ability to work with digital team on added value investigative content. At least 5 years of experience in investigative reporting required.

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in related field
- Minimum of 5 years experience in investigative newsgathering and production.
- Must have experience partnering with the legal team and working knowledge of federal, state, and local laws impacting operations as they relate to the investigation, undercover content, and hidden cameras.
- Extensive experience using social media platforms for sharing news content and interacting with viewers.

Desired Characteristics:
- The reporter/managing editor will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of investigative content, and work closely with management, editorial staff, and producer.
- The reporter/managing editor will take ownership of the overall coverage of investigative content on all of ABC 11 platforms, including but not limited to broadcast, digital and web.
- Basic understanding and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
- Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and related computer skills
- Strong computer research skills, and working knowledge of analyzing data
- Strong understanding of using open records laws to obtain government documents and databases
- Knowledge of undercover investigation techniques
- Significant experience in the news environment and strong journalistic skills
- Ability to write, edit and produce under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
- Creatively deliver news as it develops on all current and future platforms

Company Overview:
This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (WTVD-TV)
Please apply online at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/durham/investigative-managing-editor/391/6609991.

REQ ID 515530BR

Equal Opportunity Employer--Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Investigative Producer (Posted - 1-12-18)

The ABC Owned and Operated Television station in Raleigh-Durham, , is looking for an Investigative Producer.

- The producer will be responsible for researching, writing, editing, producing and gathering investigative content, and will work closely with management, editorial staff, and reporter.
- The producer will take ownership of the overall coverage of investigative content on all of ABC 11 platforms, including but not limited to broadcast, digital and web.

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in related field
- Minimum of 5 years experience in investigative newsgathering and production.
- Must have experience partnering with the legal team and working knowledge of federal, state, and local laws impacting operations as they relate to the investigation, undercover content, and hidden cameras.
- Extensive experience using social media platforms for sharing news content and interacting with viewers.

Desired Characteristics:
- Basic understanding and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
- Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and related computer skills
- Strong computer research skills, and working knowledge of analyzing data
- Strong understanding of using open records laws to obtain government documents and databases
- Knowledge of undercover investigation techniques
- Significant experience in the news environment and strong journalistic skills
- Ability to write, edit and produce under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
- Creatively deliver news as it develops on all current and future platforms

Company Overview:
This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (WTVD-TV)

Please apply online at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/durham/investigative-producer/391/6609992 .

REQ ID 515531BR

Equal Opportunity Employer--Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Part Time Graphic Designer (Posted - 1-12-18)

JOB OVERVIEW:
ATTENTION GRAPHIC DESIGNERS. Ask yourself the following questions.

1. Can you run faster than a speeding train... or make it look as though you can with After Effects?
2. Can you lose your mind without losing your cool?
3. Can you develop a logo, while creating a print ad, while assisting a co-worker, while brainstorming for a promo, and still be able to tell a good joke?

If you answered "yes" to all of the previous questions then keep reading.

ABC11 Eyewitness News (WTVD), a Disney/ABC owned television station in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, has a need for a talented designer like yourself to join our team. However, talent alone only gets you so far. Along with having a dynamic portfolio, you must have drive, an eye for detail, and most importantly the ability to adapt. This part-time position will challenge you to find new ways to visually communicate various ideas and themes, all in the effort of promoting the ABC11 brand. Your ability to communicate effectively through use of typography, video, and composition is essential; along with your ability to thrive under pressure and meet daily deadlines.

The ideal candidate will have a flexible schedule, including nights and some weekends, and will work well in the collaborative, fast-paced news environment. This position will support ABC11 Eyewitness News for daily graphics on all platforms.

Technical requirements for this position are: expertise with Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, & Illustrator. Any experience with Flash and/or web development is a definite plus. Someone able to hit the ground running (three or more years of relative design experience) is ideal and will be heavily weighted. Your compensation will be based on experience.

If you think you've got what we're looking for, then apply online at www.disneycareers.com and upload your resume, design reel, and any references. Search for ReqID: 518708BR

No phone calls please.

Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Part Time IT Assistant (Posted 12-13-17)

This position will be responsible for supporting various Windows and Linux desktop and server platforms. The ideal candidate would have experience in a broadcast/cable environment with knowledge of automation systems and Windows based computer systems. Knowledge of automation and file based server technology is a plus.

A successful candidate will be required and actively encouraged to learn new desktop, server, and cloud technologies, and have the ability to work independently on a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays. Applicant must be open to new ideas, new technology, and new production methods and have a solid work ethic and a positive approach to a rapidly changing industry.

Company Overview:
This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (WTVD-TV)

REQ ID 510457BR

Please apply online at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/durham/part-time-it-assistant/391/6445230.

Equal Opportunity Employer

WEB PRODUCER (Posted 12-5-17)

ABC11-WTVD TV in Raleigh-Durham North Carolina is looking for a Web Producer to join our team of online journalists. Strong writing and editorial skills and the ability to multitask in a high pressure environment are a must.

Thorough knowledge and prior experience using major social media platforms to report news are also required. The Web Producer is responsible for publishing daily news and breaking news content to the station's digital platforms, as well as producing and editing video content.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Two plus (2+) years experience working in an online news organization.
Strong writing skills and knowledge of AP style. All applicants will be given timed writing tests.
Must have excellent computer skills and experience with all of the following: digital publishing content management systems; image software such as Photoshop; nonlinear editing such as Final Cut Pro, and basic HTML tags.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred.
Candidates must clear a background check.

NOTE: This position requires working night, weekend and holiday shifts. Please do not apply if you're not able or willing to fulfill this requirement. Candidates must apply online at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/durham/web-producer/391/6387627.

Company Overview
This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (WTVD-TV)

REQ ID 510455BR

Equal Opportunity Employer

PART TIME WEB PRODUCER (Posted 12-5-17)

ABC11-WTVD TV in Raleigh-Durham North Carolina is looking for a Web Producer to join our team of online journalists. Strong writing and editorial skills and the ability to multitask in a high pressure environment are a must.

Thorough knowledge and prior experience using major social media platforms to report news are also required. The Web Producer is responsible for publishing daily news and breaking news content to the station's digital platforms, as well as producing and editing video content.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Two plus (2+) years experience working in an online news organization.
Strong writing skills and knowledge of AP style. All applicants will be given timed writing tests.
Must have excellent computer skills and experience with all of the following: digital publishing content management systems; image software such as Photoshop; nonlinear editing such as Final Cut Pro, and basic HTML tags.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred.
Candidates must clear a background check.
NOTE: This position requires working night, weekend and holiday shifts. Please do not apply if you're not able or willing to fulfill this requirement. Candidates must apply online at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/durham/part-time-web-producer/391/6387625.

Company Overview
This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (WTVD-TV)

REQ ID 510456BR

Equal Opportunity Employer

ART DIRECTOR: (Posted 12-5-17)

A rare opportunity to have your creativity everywhere in one of the best places to live, work, and play in America.

ABC11 (WTVD), the ABC/Disney owned station in Raleigh-Durham, NC, is seeking a highly motivated, creative individual with superb communication and organizational skills to join the Brand Strategy and Audience Development team as Art Director. The Art Director will lead a team of graphic designers in daily strategy and visual design concepts for a top local news brand.

Job responsibilities include:

Creative direction for the brand experience on all screens.
Leadership and cultivation of a talented creative team.
Strategic, research based, and data driven design to attract and retain audiences.
Graphic support for station initiatives and sales projects.
Studio set and graphic package design and management.
Multi-platform content and marketing for all audiences that ABC11 serves.

Applicant must have a passion for news and be service minded. Must be able to work in a quick action environment, meet tight deadlines, and foster a creative work atmosphere. Previous broadcast experience a must. With all the tools at your fingertips, if you can dream it, it can (probably) happen. Experience with Vertigo or Ross and 2D/3D animation preferred. Management experience is also desired.

Candidates must apply online at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/durham/art-director/391/6388380.

Company Overview
This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (WTVD-TV)

REQ ID 510477BR

Equal Opportunity Employer

TRAFFIC REPORTER/REPORTER (Posted 11-13-17)

ABC-11. WTVD-TV an ABC owned station in Raleigh-Durham (25), is looking for a full-time traffic reporter to join our morning show.
Traffic information is a critical part of all our morning coverage, and this position will focus primarily on traffic during our morning newscasts. The candidate will then report after the morning show for the noon show.

The successful candidate must have a working knowledge of WSI traffic systems. Knowledge of the market is a plus. If you have weather experience or a meteorology degree is also a plus.
Company Overview
This position is with ABC Holding Company Inc. (WTVD-TV)

Click here to apply: https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/durham/traffic-reporter-reporter/391/6232625

REQ ID 502094BR

Equal Opportunity Employer -Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
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