Web Production Assistant

Posted On: March 7, 2013

Media-Related Job

Media Organization: "Katie, " Nationally Syndicated Talk Show

Company Description

Katie is timely and topical – blending entertainment, information and the stories of each day in a way that is engaging and compelling. On the show, Katie tackles a wide range of issues – some of them important, some of them just plain fun. She loves interacting with her audience, shedding some light on the things that matter most to them, and hopefully provide useful advice and solutions. All while having some fun along the way.

Katie broadcasts live in front of a studio audience every day from ABC’s TV1 Studio in New York City. It is an interactive format, engaging guests before, during, and after the show. Katie is syndicated and distributed by Disney/ABC Domestic Television.

Job Description

The Web Production Assistant is responsible for assisting the Web Producer in
the creation of daily content for KatieCouric.com as a companion to the
nationally syndicated talk show, Katie.

This includes writing and editing copy, cropping and resizing images, and basic
editing of video. Daily content creation could include, but is not limited to: photo
galleries, blog posts, contributor articles, polls and quizzes, sweepstakes, user
generated content, show clips, etc. The Web PA must follow all editorial and
creative guidelines while utilizing best practices and mainstream web production

The ideal candidate has a passion for web production, social media and the
intersection of television and digital media. An enthusiasm to do creative and
oftentimes highly technical work is key. Candidates should be able to thrive
under tight deadlines and a heavy workload while adapting to changing topics
and a rigorous schedule.

To Apply

Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to WebPAjob@gmail.com.

Candidates will be required to display proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, WordPress and Basic HTML editing.