Reporter, Politics

Job Number: R50019361

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Editorial, News, Digital

Location Type: Remote

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location:   •   USA Remote **

Job Posting Date: November 1, 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

FoxNews.com is seeking a Politics Reporter to write and produce search-friendly politics content, and trending stories surrounding hot topics spanning the presidential campaign trail, Congress, the Biden administration, state/local politics, and more. As the Politics Reporter, you should be able to juggle numerous assignments and tasks, keeping pace with a frenetic news cycle. As the Politics Reporter, your focus will be writing explainer stories on political topics. This is an exciting opportunity to exemplify your passion for politics!

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Remain read-in on politics

  • Conduct interviews (mostly by phone or email)

  • Report on breaking news events that occur, writing quickly and precisely to help solidify Fox News as the go-to site for developing stories

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

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

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Passion for politics and current events

  • At least 2 years of reporting experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience

  • 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 on deadlines and under 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

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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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Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $73,000.00-92,000.00 annually for New York City and Westchester County, NY. $60,800.00-76,600.00 annually for Colorado. This role is also eligible for various benefits, including medical/dental/vision, insurance, a 401(k) plan, paid time off, and other benefits in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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