Digital Production Assistant, Flash (NYC or REMOTE)

Job Number: R50014223

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Editorial, News, Production, Digital

Location: New York, New York; Home Office, New York

Job Posting Date: June 15, 2021

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the recently announced AVOD platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 19 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a motivated Digital Production Assistant, Flash to be a part of a groundbreaking online news-team for FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com. As a Digital Production Assistant, Flash, you can handle a fast-paced environment and are creative, flexible and have a ''can-do'' attitude. You are willing to learn, enjoy collaborating with a team and are eager to advance within the company.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Cut video from Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network shows for use in articles or the homepages of FoxNews.com and FoxBusiness.com
  • Monitor Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network programming for compelling newsmakers/segments that can be featured on FoxNews.com and FoxBusiness.com
  • Multitask on tight deadlines in high pressure environment
  • Prioritize assignments and meeting deadlines
  • Other duties as assigned


WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Minimum 1-2 years online news experience either writing or producing
  • Strong leadership, communication and organizational skills
  • Experience multi-tasking several projects
  • Excellent editorial judgment and knowledge of current events
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced 24-hour news environment
  • Ability to work some holidays and adhere to shift changes
  • A team player willing to jump in when needed in breaking news situations
  • Proven capability to be creative and think ‘outside the box’

NICE TO HAVE

  • A Bachelors degree
  • Knowledge of CMS, Photoshop  & video editing systems

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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