Sports Video Production Intern – NewsOne Sports Video Production Intern – NewsOne


Location New York, NY
Start Date 9/1/2015
End Date 12/1/15
Application Deadline 7/3/15
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Pay Rate
Contact Information 47 West 66th Street, New York, NY 10023


The Walt Disney Company is world-class entertainment and techNological leader. Walt’s passion was to continuously envision new ways to move audiences around the world—a passion that remains our touchstone in an enterprise that stretches from theme parks, resorts and a cruise line to sports, news, movies and a variety of other businesses. Uniting each endeavor is a commitment to creating and delivering unforgettable experiences — and we’re constantly looking for new ways to enhance these exciting experiences. Bring your individual talents here and discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you’ve been looking for. The Disney ABC Television Group (DATG) is home to all of The Walt Disney Company's worldwide entertainment and news television properties. The Group includes the ABC Television Network (including ABC Entertainment Group and ABC News divisions); the Disney Channels Worldwide global kids’ TV business and ABC Family; as well as television distribution divisions Disney ABC Domestic Television and Disney ABC ESPN Television. The Disney ABC Television Group also manages the Radio Disney Network, as well the Company’s equity interest in A&E Television Networks. More people get their news from ABC News than from any other source. ABC News is responsible for all of the ABC Television Network's news programming on a variety of platforms: television, radio and digital. NewsOne is the affiliate news service of ABC News. NewsOne provides complete, round-the-clock coverage of news and sports to ABC affiliated stations, domestic programs and news organizations, foreign news agencies, as well as ABC News programs. NewsOne works very closely with ESPN to cover all the major sports stories and feed sports highlights and video to our stations and the network and help ESPN get sports coverage around the country.


Basic Qualifications: •All candidates must be eligible to work in the US •All candidates must be at least 18 years old •All candidates 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 College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship •All candidates must be available from September through early December for the 12-15 week program •All candidates must be willing to work 30 hours/week with possible weekend shifts as news dictates •All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship •All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session •All candidates must have strong proficiency in Microsoft Office •Proficiency in digital video editing (AVID, Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere) •Previous coursework in television production & editing or equivalent experience •Strong kNowledge of all sports news/media including online, social media and sports news programming Preferred Qualifications: •Undergraduate students in their Junior or Senior year •Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher •Demonstrated interest (academic or internship) in sports & sports journalism/production •Familiarity with DV Camera operations


Responsibilities: Interns play a key role in helping the news gathering efforts of the sports department of ABC NewsOne. Responsibilities include helping to distribute and share video of interesting sports stories on a local, regional and national level and share this video throughout ABC News, our affiliates and ESPN. Since we are a very small department, we rely on interns to do a lot of the basic production work, including clipping video and soundbites, archiving material and searching for file requests. Additional Responsibilities: • Logging and editing sports events, file video and excerpts of sporting event press conferences • Maintaining our digital sports archive, the only immediate, instant access to sports file for ABC News • Cutting weekly Great and Blooper Plays of the week segments we send to station