Reporter, Lifestyle

Job Number: R50019794

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Editorial, News, Digital

Location Type: Remote

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location:   •   USA Remote **

Job Posting Date: August 4, 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

The Fox News Lifestyle team is seeking an online Lifestyle Reporter to produce a high volume of content for FoxNews.com, including those sourced from, but not limited to, social media platforms and online forums. This person would be tasked with closely following — and mining potential story pitches from — platforms including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter, as well as other news sources. The Lifestyle Reporter would be responsible for turning around both short-form and long-form articles for Lifestyle, including but not limited to Faith, Family, Americana, Travel, Food & Drink, Culture, and Real Estate. This position is a remote position; also, it is not an on-air position.


A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Report and write about the latest breaking or trending news items of interest to Fox News Lifestyle readers, as well as deeper-dive stories

  • Produce several pieces of content, per day, based on social media posts and other news sources

  • Work efficiently to identify, report, write, edit and publish daily articles under strict deadlines

  • Work with partner sites and affiliates to identify and syndicate partner content that would be of interest to the Lifestyle audience

  • Monitor site traffic and analytics to maximize page views, unique users, and media initiatives

  • Research, write, and contribute articles to ongoing features series

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 3 - 5 years of experience reporting and writing, preferably with Lifestyle verticals

  • Close familiarity with social media platforms and forums including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Reddit, etc.

  • Ability to identify trending news or viral trends impacting, or being of interest to, readers of the Fox News Lifestyle verticals

  • Relevant writing experience for online publications, preferably in a newsroom setting

  • Familiarity with Photoshop or photo-editing software

  • Thorough knowledge of Associated Press style guide

  • Ability to work independently and efficiently during the weekend shifts

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Must be able to work tentatively Tuesday thru Saturday

  • Multimedia interests 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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