Job Number: R50018523
Brand: Fox News Media
Job Type: Editorial, News, Operations, Production
Location Type: Onsite
Experience Level: Experienced Hires
Location: New York, New York
Job Posting Date: June 17, 2022
Fox News is looking for a highly motivated, proactive, and thorough Editor to join our Foreign Desk. As the Foreign Desk Editor, you work with overseas staff, set up transmissions, and remain proactive, especially during breaking news. The Foreign Desk Editor will deliver a quality product in a fast-paced 24-hour news environment.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Arrange live video and correspondent live shots/phoners
Book live shots and support field crews covering international stories
Work with overseas staff to coordinate major breaking news events
Prepare the daily Foreign Rundown Editorial Meeting
Oversee the editing of news packages
Find, research, and pitch breaking news and sidebar stories
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Flexibility and availability to work any shift, including weekends and overnights
2+ years experience working on a network or major market Assignment Desk
Strong interest in Foreign News
Solid news judgment
Ability to multitask and pay attention to detail
Ability to react quickly to breaking news on an international scale
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
Foreign language skills
Working knowledge of satellite and online transmission
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