Job Number: R50010000
Brand: Fox News Channel
Job Type: Editorial, News
Location: New York, New York
Job Posting Date: September 6, 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.
We are seeking a Freelance Copy Editor to join Fox News Edge as a strong journalist who understands sourcing, fact checking, balancing and vetting editorial information. As a Freelance Editorial and Copy Editor, you are responsible for overseeing Fox News Edge’s packages from pitches through writing, copy editing and final approval. You work with package producers to ensure editorial policies set up by Fox News Edge are followed and that stories are accurate, clear and concise. You are well-read and fully informed of details of major News stories crossing all beats, from the White House and Congress, to breaking News and politics. In addition, you serve as quality control for spelling, grammar and style in Fox News Edge scripts.
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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.