Job Number: R50016092
Brand: Fox Business Network
Job Type: News, Production
Location Type: Onsite
Location: New York, New York
Job Posting Date: December 23, 2021
The Kennedy team is looking for a dynamic, creative, ambitious self-starter to join us as a Producer. As a Producer, you are well-organized, curious, and have strong editorial skills, as well as the ability to work under the pressure of tight deadlines. Your duties include daily story-pitching, scriptwriting, segment producing, MOS package planning, shooting, and editing. Field producing and/or control room experience is a plus.
You will be offered the following shifts: MONDAYS - THURSDAYS (12:00 PM -9:00 PM), FRIDAYS (10:00 AM-6:00 PM)
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Identify News, select video, sound bites, and graphics, oversee editing, conduct interviews, and write stories for television
Pitch stories daily
Write scripts, produce guest segments, live shots, and packages, with occasional field producing
Conduct pre-interviews and in-depth research on a wide range of topics
Occasionally field produce with the ability to shoot, write and edit packages for air
Work with other departments throughout Fox such as legal, finance, graphics, and field production
Think creatively and develop new and interesting approaches to storytelling
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
3+ years of experience in News, TV, or web
Excellent writing skills
Strong editorial judgment and a commitment to accuracy and integrity in news coverage
Ability to multi-task and prioritize
Extensive knowledge of news and current events, politics, entertainment, business, economics
Ability to work under pressure in a breaking news environment
Social media savvy
Experience with live television production
A self-starter attitude paired with the ability to work independently, as well as a team player
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multitask, and prioritize on a daily basis, especially in breaking news situations
Familiarity with iNews, Outlook, and VIZ systems is a plus
Strong communications skills
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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