Job Number: R50012830
Brand: Fox TV Stations
Job Type: News
Location: Los Angeles, California
Job Posting Date: November 12, 2020
Create, develop and produce daily television newscast. Select content and assign stories to writers and editors and copy edit that content. Write stories and teases for newscasts. Collaborate with Executive Producers and news management production staff to ensure newscast is consistent with overall station mission. Collaborate with Promotion Producers on pre-newscast teases. Conceptualize graphics, video wall/monitor displays and other visual newscast elements. Incorporate digital and social media content into newscasts. React and respond immediately to breaking news. Monitor show timing to ensure newscast breaks and off-times are executed correctly.
3-5 years of experience line producing for local TV, cable or network newscast. Solid news judgment with emphasis on winning breaking news. Excellent writing, organizational and communication skills with an ability to multitask. Excellent people skills, with professional demeanor in a high-pressure environment. Knowledge of newsroom computer systems, particularly iNews and BitCentral. Understanding of visual news tools like video walls and graphics to enhance overall newscast production. Knowledge of social media, web based workflows for producing, posting and uploading video and graphics. Major market experience preferred. College degree preferred.
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.