Job Opening: Digital Live Desk Reporter (AFTRA)

Posted: 8/8/19
SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- DEPARTMENT: NEWS

KGO-TV/ABC7, the Disney Owned Television Station in San Francisco, is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated, technically-savvy multi-platform journalist to join our morning daypart team. Candidates should have experience working and multitasking in a high-pressure environment.

Applicant must possess:

  • Strong writing and copy-editing skills;


  • Proficiency with AP Style;


  • Solid knowledge of basic HTML and strong grasp of social media.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Timely posting of breaking news on digital platforms;


  • Working with morning news producers to coordinate on-air news coverage and strong live presentation skills;


  • This person will be a digital producer/reporter first, on-air reporter second;


  • Make your mark on abc7news.com and social media by being a digital superstar!


  • If you are comfortable handling live breaking news on-air and online, please apply;


  • Knowledge of the San Francisco Bay Area is a bonus;


  • College degree preferred;


  • This is an AFTRA position.


TO APPLY: Please log onto www.disneycareers.com and search for Requisition ID# 696706BR (Digital Live Desk Reporter), create a candidate profile, and upload your resume and cover letter.

NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Open until filled.

The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

ABC7 is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
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