Administrative Assistant

Job Number: R50017193

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Administrative, News, Operations

Location Type: Onsite

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: January 14, 2022

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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

Fox News is looking for a smart, proactive, and organized individual to be an Administrative Assistant to the Senior Vice President, Development & Production. We will rely on the Administrative Assistant to be a team player who can work independently, exercise sound judgment, and take initiative. Sensitivity to confidential matters is critical to this Administrative Assistant role. This is a great opportunity for someone who has a desire to work and learn about the news business.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with research for on-air appearances including shows, guest appearances, and podcast

  • Manage an active calendar of appointments and coordinate travel arrangements

  • Research, prioritize, and follow up on incoming issues and concerns

  • Prioritize conflicting needs and handle matters expeditiously and proactively

  • Perform special projects as assigned

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • A strong interest in News

  • Highly-organized and detail-oriented, able to work under pressure and meet deadlines

  • Desire to pursue excellence in a fast-paced high-pressure environment

  • Overall professionalism including a business-like attitude, attire, cheerful disposition, and strong work ethic

  • Ability to handle confidential information and interact with high-level executives

  • Skilled at critical thinking and self-motivating

  • Ability to travel

  • A positive “Can Do” attitude

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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