Fox News Channel New York , NY 10007
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Channel
Fox News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for more than 14 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.
We are looking for a dedicated block/package Producer to join our Fox News Edge team. The News Edge producer is responsible for creating and overseeing the production of news content for distribution to 170+ News Edge customers. You are someone who is comfortable working in a fast- paced news environment.
Schedule: Overnight 9pm-6am or Sunday-Thursday 1pm-10pm
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Package produce pitch stories, write and produce compelling packages and news items
Oversee production of news content for affiliate newscasts, digital and social properties
Copy edit scripts and screen video content prior to distribution
Pitch, find and produce news items for daily blocks/rundowns
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Solid news judgment
Excellent writing skills
Ability to work with others under strict deadlines
Writing and producing experience at a legitimate news organization
Strong knowledge of current events
Willingness to work flexible hours e.g. overnight, late night & weekends
Local news affiliate experience
Customer service experience
Bachelor's degree (preferably in related field)
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.