Job Number: R50014434
Brand: Fox News Media
Job Type: News, Operations, Production
Location: Los Angeles, California
Job Posting Date: June 10, 2021
Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals. Joining the number one cable news network in America is a singular opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information.
Fox News is looking for a Field Producer to work in the Los Angeles Bureau. As a Field Producer, you will cover major stories including breaking news, initiative stories, and special events.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Producing reporter liveshots and pkgs on location and in the LA Bureau
Traveling domestically and internationally to cover breaking news, often at the last minute for extended periods of time
Pitching and developing original story ideas
Newsgathering logistics, booking travel, assigning field crews.
Responsible for coordinating all aspects of production, including booking, writing, ordering graphics and producing both taped segments and live shots
Candidate needs to demonstrate, through past experience, strong communication skills to work with correspondent and photographers in the field
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
3 years’ experience as a reporter, writer, producer and/or editor at a news organization
Extensive field production experience
Strong writing skills
Extensive experience in edit room
Production experience in breaking news, and feature reporting
Ability to shoot video and operate LiveU
Willingness to travel and work long hours, including weekends with short notice
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Proficiency in Spanish 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.