Associate Producer, #MediaBuzz

Job Number: R50014664

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: News, Production

Location: Washington, District of Columbia

Job Posting Date: December 1, 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

Fox News Media is looking for an exceptional Associate Producer to join their Washington, D.C. #MediaBuzz weekend team. As the Associate Producer for #MediaBuzz, you will be expected to utilize keen editorial skills, including a strong interest in analyzing how the media cover the news. You will be an avid consumer of news media – from network, cable, and radio broadcasts to print and online media – and will be responsible for finding short, compelling soundbites and written quotes that will help illustrate and enlighten viewers about how the media are covering the news.  As the Associate Producer for #MediaBuzz, you will be proactive, passionate and self-motivated, and will have the ability to work successfully with diverse editorial staff, guests, and technical teams.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Research and select video clips and news quotes to help craft informative guest segments

  • Pitch guest segment ideas with a clear media focus

  • Build graphics and lower thirds that help emphasize and enlighten the viewer

  • Spearhead social media for #MediaBuzz, including our webpage and Twitter feed

  • Edit VOs and Soundbites for air, package producing taped interviews, and field pieces

WHAT YOU NEED

  • 2 years of television news experience

  • Strong interest in how the media covers the news

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multitask, and prioritize daily, especially in breaking news situations

  • Strong communication and writing skills

  • Experience with iNews and Viz systems

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEALBREAKER

  • Bachelor’s degree

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.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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