Job Number: R50016259
Brand: Fox News Media
Job Type: Editorial, News, Production
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Job Posting Date: December 1, 2021
We are looking for an experienced full-time reporter to join our Washington DC team. You will cover a wide range of political, government, and Congressional stories for Fox News Audio (Fox News Headlines 24/7 and Fox News Terrestrial Radio). You possess strong journalism skills and thrive in a fast pace, deadline driven environment. Most importantly, you have great editorial judgement and the ability to break important news stories.
Please be sure to include a link or MP3 file of your demo reel/ air check to be considered for this role.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Write taped and/or live reports for on air news products
Cultivate unique sound and interviews for audio platforms
Conduct multiple daily interviews/2ways with affiliate stations
Take part in long-form special coverage of breaking news stories
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
5+ years national or major market reporting experience
Substantial experience covering government, politics and Congressional news
Breaking news experience in a radio newsroom and/or television control room
Strong digital journalism skills
Working knowledge of audio editing software (Adobe Audition, Cool-Edit, etc.)
Solid news judgement & a passion for accuracy
Excellent writing, producing and communication skills
Ability to work shifts in a 24/7 environment
Collaborate closely with editors and fellow reporters
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
Knowledge of iNews, Dalet
Prior experience as a News Anchor
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