- Producer/Reporter, 2024 Presidential Campaign Embed

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Producer/Reporter, 2024 Presidential Campaign Embed


Producer/Reporter, 2024 Presidential Campaign Embed

• Intermediate Level


ABC News is seeking several Producer/Reporters to cover Presidential election races, providing reporting and research across ABC News platforms, including linear television, digital, radio and streaming television, including Hulu.  

Category Digital Media  Journalist/Reporter  Producers  Researcher  Social Media  Writers 
Location Washington D.C. Metro Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jan 17, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

This is role is open to internal and external candidates. It is primarily an off-air reporting and producing role, though applicants should also be comfortable performing some on-air responsibilities.

Candidates should be prepared for significant travel, including potential temporary relocation.  

  • Original writing and reporting, including developing and maintaining sources  
  • Generating enterprise story ideas, with an emphasis on exclusive reporting that funnels up to various ABC News platforms  
  • Producing stories that emphasize the connection between politics and impact on everyday Americans  
  • Reporting and publishing regular news stories for   
  • Conducting and coordinating research ahead of large-scale political events   
  • Communicating story developments to senior editorial staff and disseminating reporting notes across the network  
  • Working with the Political Unit on coverage of major political events  
Basic Qualifications:  
  • Minimum of three years journalism experience and covering political news  
  • Geographic flexibility, with the possibility that assignments will take you away from home for extended stretches of time  
  • Experience in original writing and reporting in a breaking-news setting  
  • Sound news judgment and ability to find primary sources to complete daily story assignments, breaking-news coverage and long-term futures reporting  
  • Must be able to balance priorities, multiple projects and tasks  
  • Must be an effective communicator  
  • Must be a self-starter, able to work independently and collaborate with other members of the team  
  • Must be well organized and capable of coping with changing priorities and work requirements   
Preferred Qualifications:    
  • Four years of experience covering politics for a national news outlet  
  • Established relationships and sources in national and state politics  
  • Familiarity with database management and data-based reporting in coverage of polls and campaign-finance information  

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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