Job Number: R50009589
Brand: Fox News Channel
Job Type: Editorial, News
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Job Posting Date: August 2, 2019
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox News ChannelFOX 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.
Fox News is looking for an organized, motivated, curious individual with strong logistical and editorial skills to join our assignment desk team in the Washington D.C Bureau. As the Freelance Assignment Editor, you work with a team of people to coordinate daily News coverage, which includes moving crews, adjusting to cover breaking News and responding to cover a consistent flow of events at the Capitol, White House, Pentagon, State Department and other venues in DC. As the Freelance Assignment Editor, you also prioritize incoming editorial & logistical information and ensure it is clearly communicated to those who need it. Aggressively seeking out additional information and pitching stories is critical to success in this position. You must have a natural curiosity of News!
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