Politics Reporter (DC/NY)

Job Number: R50009309

Brand: Fox News Channel

Job Type: Editorial, News

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: July 12, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Channel

FOX News Channel is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. FOX News finished 2018 as the most-watched basic cable network for the third consecutive year in both primetime and total day among total viewers, and has held its number one national cable news channel status for 68 consecutive quarters. FNC is available in nearly 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for an experienced Politics Reporter to join Foxnews.com. You are a polished writer, a political junkie and skilled at identifying compelling stories – spanning everything from the presidential campaign trail to Capitol Hill to the White House to trend pieces at the local and national level. You quickly turn breaking News articles on deadline, while also pursuing bigger-picture stories and exclusives that drive the news cycle.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Report and write political news stories
  • Pitch story ideas on a daily basis
  • Develop sources on the beat
  • Produce stories within the FoxNews.com CMS
  • Regularly work with other members of the Fox News team, including channel reporters and producers, to reflect their reporting on the website

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Must be a self-starter with strong news judgment for digital audience
  • 5+ years experience as a news reporter
  • Strong writing ability
  • Strong communication skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree

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.

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