Researcher/Booker, Making Money with Charles Payne

Job Number: R50016570

Brand: Fox Business Network

Job Type: News, Operations, Production

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: November 5, 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

“Making Money with Charles Payne” is looking for a talented and highly motivated Booker / Researcher. As the Booker / Researcher, you recognize the importance of the "first phone call" and who has an extensive rolodex of financial and business guests.  You will help producers research the show and daily guests, assist in booking guests and related satellites and transportation.

You will also have the opportunity to produce segments and teases.

You will be assigned the following shift: Monday – Friday, 8am - 4pm EDT

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • React to news that breaks by booking relevant guests

  • Strategize with the team to determine best booking approach

  • Pitch story ideas for both day of and future story ideas

  • Assist in bulking up future bookings

  • Help team members gather elements

  • Assist in booking satellite studios and transportation

  • Learn how to contribute in the control room, from checking in guests to monitoring feeds and from writing breaking banners to turning around video/sound

  • Learn how to produce high-quality segments, including writing anchor intros and teases

  • Comfortable working with and communicating with top-tier talent and guests

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • A bachelor’s degree and or 2+ years relevant work experience

  • Thorough knowledge of the stock market, investing trends, and business news

  • Strong editorial judgment

  • Ability to create compelling graphics for air

  • Fast and accurate writing

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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