• WABC-TV Here and Now Production Internship (REMOTE) - Spring 2022

    The Walt Disney Company New York, NY 10176

    Job #1837981492

  • Job Summary:

    WABC-TV, the flagship Disney/ABC - owned television station in New York, is the most-watched television station in the New York Television market and the United States. WABC also leads the market in station websites and has the highest social media engagement.

    Here & Now is a weekly one hour program airing on Channel 7, dedicated to covering the issues and interests of the African-American community in the New York tristate area. Hosted by Sandra Bookman, this program focuses on the latest news stories that are impacting the African-American community. The show offers a new platform for leaders and experts to voice their opinions, concerns and plans. Here & Now takes an in-depth look at both national and local stories of interest. This show also celebrates the lifestyles of African-Americans living in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut! Here & Now offers features on celebrities, performing arts, restaurants and the latest fashion trends.

    Responsibilities:

    A day in the life...

    • Assist Executive Producer

    • Research story ideas

    • Assist with script coordination

    • Transcribing interviews

    • Booking guests

    • Observe control room on production days

    • Must be available on Wednesdays (production day) and one office day between Monday-Thursday

    • May have the opportunity to go out on the field (if local).

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Experience with MS Office

    • Strong interest in the Television industry

    • A self-starter and willingness to take initiative

    • Passion to make the most out of the experience for your future

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Junior or Senior-level standing

    Additional Information:

    Internship Eligibility:

    •All students must possess unrestricted work authorization

    •All students must be at least 18 years old

    •You 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 six (6) months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship.

    •All candidates must be available from January 2022 through May/June 2022

    •All candidates must be willing to work 16-24 hours a week

    Job ID: 876076BR

    Location: New York,New York

    Job Posting Company: Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution

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