Associate Producer, Kennedy

Job Number: R50011699

Brand: Fox Business Network

Job Type: News, Production

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: March 17, 2020

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Business Network

FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York—the business capital of the world—FBN launched in October 2007 and is the leading business network on television, topping CNBC in Business Day viewers for the second consecutive year. The network is available in more than 80 million homes in all markets across the United States. Owned by FOX, FBN has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and London.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for an exceptional Associate Producer to join the Kennedy team on Fox Business Network. As an Associate Producer, your duties will include writing, producing segments and putting together guest packets. You will also help extensively in the control room. You are a proactive, passionate and self-motivated individual who can multitask in high pressure situations. As the Associate Producer, you are a team player that works well with diverse editorial staffs, guests, and technical teams.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Research and produce segments on various topics on a daily basis
  • Compile in-depth research packets for Kennedy’s nightly monologue
  • Write dynamic, catchy scripts
  • Pitch guest segment and story ideas
  • Build graphics and lower thirds that help emphasize and enlighten the viewer
  • Edit VO’s and soundbites for air

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of television news experience
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, multitask, and prioritize on a daily basis - especially in breaking news situations
  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • Experience with iNews and Viz systems
  • A passion for current events and politics

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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