Reporter, Sports

Job Number: R50018949

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Editorial, News, Digital

Location Type: Remote

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location:   •   USA Remote **

Job Posting Date: August 3, 2022

**Remote: Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available within the United States to qualified individuals who live in some areas of the United States. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas

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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 newly announced platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 20 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 a Sports Reporter to join the FoxNews.com team! As the Sports Reporter, you will report and aggregate stories from a wide range of sources, covering breaking, and trending news. The Sports Reporter role is critical to helping FoxNews.com continue to be a must-click destination for sports content.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Report on breaking news and sports events. Write quickly and precisely to help solidify Fox News as the go-to site for developing stories

  • Produce high volume story count.

  • Maintain SEO excellence for every story.

  • Scour national and international media for stories that resonate with FoxNews.com’s audience, aggregating with complete and proper attribution.

  • Maintaining proper style and knowing the Fox News audience and ‘voice’

  • Present all stories, original, breaking, and aggregated, in an accessible, consistent, and compelling style.

  • On Occasion, conceptualize and execute original reporting, including long-term projects when possible, conducting interviews (mostly by phone or email)

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • At least 3 years' experience covering news, sports news a plus/

  • Passion for sports reporting

  • Knowledge of AP style is vital, as is a clear and crisp writing style

  • Must have a firm grasp of current events and a desire to be precise, quick, and accurate in presenting the news to the vast FoxNews.com audience

  • Ability to work under deadlines/pressure in a fast-paced newsroom environment is crucial

  • Must be willing to work closely with editors and fellow reporters, including frequent coloration on stories

  • Flexibility and willingness to potentially work any shift, including nights, weekends, and holidays.

  • Bachelor's degree preferred

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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