Job Number: R50014372
Brand: Fox News Media
Job Type: News, Production, Digital
Location Type: Remote
Experience Level: Experienced Hires
Location: • USA Remote **
Job Posting Date: November 16, 2022
**Remote: Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available within the United States to qualified individuals who live in some areas of the United States. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas
Fox News and Fox Business Network are looking for a Homepage and Social Media Editor. Fox News is #1 in engagement on social media among our competition. In this role you are responsible for programming FoxNews.com, the Fox News app, FoxBusiness.com, and the Fox Business app, as well as Fox News and Fox Business’ social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn. As a Homepage and Social Media Editor, you will be engaged in newsgathering and creation of new, unique elements to illustrate stories. You will also select and choose story placements, and write compelling headlines. You’re a self-starter with strong news judgment who thrives under pressure and keeps a laser-sharp focus on metrics. Flexibility in your schedule is vital to this role as you are required to work some holidays and shift your schedule as news breaks.
You will be offered one of the following shifts:
TUESDAYS thru SATURDAYS (6 AM-2 PM)
SUNDAYS thru THURSDAYS (6 AM-2 PM)
TUESDAYS thru SATURDAYS (2 PM-10 PM)
SUNDAYS thru THURSDAYS (2 PM-10 PM)
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Write engaging headlines for both the FoxNews.com homepage and FoxBusiness.com homepage and social media platforms
Use a mix of news judgment and metrics to determine story placement
Use homepage manager and social media content manager tools
Headline, image test all placements on both homepages
Coordinate, collaborate, and produce photo illustrations and montages
Must have a firm grasp of current events and a desire to be precise, quick, and accurate in presenting the news to the vast FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com audience
Write breaking news banners and continually update breaking news headlines
Must be willing to work closely with editors and fellow reporters
Participate in broader strategic discussions
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience
4+ years of newsroom experience
Strong news judgment and knowledge of current events
Experience writing on deadline for a major news website
The capability of being a skilled, fast writer and self-editor
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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