Production/Administrative Assistant

Job Number: R50016079

Brand: Fox Business Network

Job Type: Administrative, News, Production

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: September 28, 2021

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Business Network

FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York — the business capital of the world — FBN launched in October 2007 and currently ranks among the top business channels on television. The network is available in nearly 80 million homes in all markets across the United States. Owned by FOX Corporation, FBN is a unit of FOX News Media and has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a passionate, highly motivated, proactive, and energetic Production/Administrative Assistant to support On-Air Talent. As the Production/Administrative Assistant, you will assist with production tasks and provide administrative support to the Host of the show. Your day will consist of pitching story ideas and assembling segment packets while providing high-level administrative and editorial support. You are a team player with a positive attitude and a willingness to learn. Your communication skills are top-notch and allow you to work seamlessly in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment. This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about news, business, and economics.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage complex schedules, show activities, and travel

  • Research and compile pre-interview/research packets

  • Pitch story ideas and assemble segment packets

  • Facilitate graphic and video elements for the show

  • Collaborate with other show teams

  • Assist show with social media presence

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Basic knowledge of newsroom functions

  • Familiarity with digital editing platforms, such as Premiere, Dalet, and iNews

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Strong social media skills

  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to multitask

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelors degree

#EarlyCareer #EntryLevel

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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