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
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
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