Reporter, Radio

Job Number: R50016259

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Editorial, 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

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

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.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands. 

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