Overnight Social Media Producer

Job Number: R50009438

Brand: Fox News Channel

Job Type: News, Production

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: July 18, 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

As a Overnight Social Media Producer, you are a crucial member of our team, helping to produce content for all of our social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. We are looking for a team player with a positive attitude. You are comfortable working under pressure in a fast-paced environment. Your passion for News is bar none!

You will be offered one of the following shifts: SUNDAYS THRU THURSDAYS or TUESDAYS THRU SATURDAYS (10:00 PM-6:00 AM)
 

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Produce content for our social media platforms, including Twitter (live-tweeting), Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, as well as Facebook and Instagram Stories, all in a fast-paced setting
  • Stream live events on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, while simultaneously cutting video segments and posting to the social platforms
  • Search for and pitch trending topics for social, dotcom and TV
  • Communicate with the Assignment Desk regarding permission for content
  • Evaluate social media analytics and track social conversation around topics and shows
  • Plan ahead for events and create exciting social media content to build and engage followers

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 3+ years of experience in news, TV or web
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Ability to self-proof
  • Strong editorial judgment and a commitment to accuracy and integrity in news coverage
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Extensive knowledge of news and current events, business, economics, entertainment, and politics
  • Experience covering markets and financial news
  • Ability to work under pressure and post content in breaking news environment
  • Willingness to work flexible hours
  • Social media savvy
  • Flexibility in schedule to be on call, work holidays, work weekends and shift your schedule as News breaks
  • Experience with live television production
  • Experience with Photoshop

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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