6abc Job Listings

May 9, 2014 11:47:18 AM PDT
What does your dream job look like?A place where you can work alongside the best, chart your own career course, and help create the next generation of media and entertainment? As one of today's premier media/entertainment companies, the Walt Disney ABC Television Group is looking for talented people who are passionate about what they do. We work across multiple platforms and on multiple continents. We're changing the face of media - and you could be part of the next evolution. Visit: www.disneycareers.com to get started on your career!

Below is a list of current job opportunities available at 6abc.

UPDATED: May 9, 2014

Anchor/Reporter
WPVI-TV is looking for a highly motivated, experienced General Assignment Anchor/Reporter. Candidate must have excellent and proven live television news experience as well as the ability and willingness to operate new field technology. Please apply on line at www.disneycareers.com AND send resume and DVD of recent work to;

Anne Giblin
News Business Manager
WPVI-TV
4100 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Central Ingest and Copy Manager, ABC OTVS Centralized Traffic Operations
This position will report to the VP of Traffic Operations, will act in the capacity of the Central Ingest and Copy, and will be accountable for the general success of the ABC OTVS traffic team. As part of this function, the Central Ingest and Copy Manager must have a well-rounded traffic background, or be prepared to embrace training in other traffic functions. The Copy Manager must also be willing to cross-train within other station departments, including sales, operations, station programming, copy, and promotions. The primary responsibilities will be oversight of the central ingest and copy process for the team's stations, as well as overall accountability of displaced spots across the team. The Copy Manager will work with the ABC OCTO Managers as a steering committee for the overall goals and direction of the department, as well as work with all specialists to mentor/train when necessary. The Copy Manager will also be expected to work closely with the other teams' specialists, in order to share inventory information, improve standardization, and share best practices. For more details about this position and to apply, please go online to www.disneycareers.com. EEO

Inventory and Analytics Manager, ABC OTVS Centralized Traffic Operations (2 openings)
This position will report to the VP of Traffic Operations, will act in the capacity of the Inventory and Analytics Manager, and will be accountable for the general success of the ABC OTVS traffic team. As part of this function, the Inventory and Analytics Manager must have a well-rounded traffic background, or be prepared to embrace training in other traffic functions. The Inventory Manager must also be willing to cross-train within other station departments, including sales, operations, station programming, copy, and promotions. The primary responsibilities will be oversight of the inventory for the team's stations, reporting and analytics, as well as management of displaced spots across the team. The Inventory Manager will work with the ABC OCTO Managers as a steering committee for the overall goals and direction of the department, as well as work with all specialists to mentor/train when necessary. The Inventory Manager will also be expected to work closely with the other teams' specialists, in order to share inventory information, improve standardization, and share best practices. For more details about this position and to apply, please go online to www.disneycareers.com. EEO

Director
WPVI-TV 6abc is seeking a director to direct live fast-paced newscasts and other station programs. Experience on the Grass Valley Ignite system and other automated production systems a plus. Must be news oriented and familiar with all phases of control room/studio operations. Seeking someone with a minimum of 4 years experience directing news. Excellent people skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure are a must. Apply on line at www.disneycareers.com. This position is located in Philadelphia, PA. (No calls or faxes) EEO/M/F/D/V

IT Technician
WPVI-TV is seeking a Management Information Systems professional; an individual with a solid technical background in the installation, maintenance, and support of numerous types of systems, Including: Windows file/print/email, servers, workstations and basic infrastructure system.

The ideal candidate will have several years' experience providing IT and Engineering support in a broadcast environment with preferred experience with hands-on understanding of News and Master Control/On-Air support at a medium to large market television station.

Candidate must have a proven ability in diagnosing complex systems and be able to identify, troubleshoot and remedy critical on and off-air issues. Excellent communication skills are essential to understand users' requirements and provide training on new systems. Project management experience is desired. A preferred understanding of newsroom computer systems (ENPS), server-based digital video and audio, non-linear editing (Grass Valley), automation, graphics, and their associated software and hardware infrastructure, helpful. ITIL Certification preferred. Must be willing to work a schedule that will include nights and weekends throughout the year. Apply online at www.disneycareers.com and mail resume to:

WPVI-TV
4100 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Attn: John Chybinski
No phone calls please.

News Producer
Opportunity knocks! Top-rated station in Top-5 market seeking aggressive, creative producer to join the news team. We're looking for a go-getter who can assemble highly visual, fast-paced broadcasts with emphasis on live, breaking news. Excellent writing skills required. Working knowledge of ENPS operating system & non-linear editing a plus. Minimum 3 years line producing experience required. Please apply on line at www.disneycareers.com, and send a resume and DVD or video link (no calls, no faxes, no e-mails) to

Anne Giblin
News Business Manager
WPVI-TV
4100 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Part -Time Director
WPVI-TV 6abc is seeking a part time director to direct live fast-paced newscasts and other station programs. Experience on the Grass Valley Ignite system and other automated production systems a plus. Must be news oriented and familiar with all phases of control room/studio operations. Excellent people skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure are a must. Apply on line at www.disneycareers.com AND send a resume and cover letter to:

Terry Belford
Director of Production
4100 City Ave.,
Philadelphia, PA 19131 (No calls or faxes)

Programming Manager, ABC OTVS Centralized Traffic Operations
This position will report to the VP of Traffic Operations, will act in the capacity of the Programming Manager, and will be accountable for the general success of the ABC OTVS traffic team. As part of this function, the Programming Manager must have a well-rounded traffic background, or be prepared to embrace training in other traffic functions. The Programming Manager must also be willing to cross-train within other station departments, including sales, operations, station programming, copy, and promotions. The primary responsibilities will be oversight of the programming and formatting for the team's stations, reporting and analytics, as well as maintaining knowledge of displaced spots trends across the team. The Programming Manager will work with the ABC OCTO Managers as a steering committee for the overall goals and direction of the department, as well as work with all specialists to mentor/train when necessary. The Programming Manager will also be expected to work closely with the other teams' specialists, in order to share programming information, improve standardization, and share best practices. For more details about this position and to apply, please go online to www.disneycareers.com. EEO

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