Freelance Online News Producer
ABC7 Los Angeles is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated, technically-savvy news junkie to join our growing web team. Candidates should have experience working and multitasking in a high-pressure news environment. Strong editorial skills and sharp news judgment is a must. You must have strong basic computer skills (PC and Mac), including common keyboard shortcuts. Knowledge of social networks like Facebook or Twitter a plus. Candidates must be available to work flexible hours, including overnights and weekends. Applicant must possess: strong writing and copy-editing skills; strong computer skills; solid knowledge of basic HTML; familiarity with Adobe Photoshop. Knowledge of Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, Flash, and Podcasts a plus. Key responsibilities include: timely posting of breaking local and national news; working with the news producers and assignment desk to coordinate on-air and online news coverage; coordinating special projects with various station departments; site troubleshooting and overall maintenance of the high editorial standards of ABC7 and abc7.com. Please apply online at ABC7jobs.com or send resume to ABC7 Los Angeles, Attn: Human Resources, Dept. WEB/mb, 500 Circle Seven Drive, Glendale, CA 91201. Equal Opportunity Employer.Please include department WEB/mb on your cover letter.