Freelance Associate Producer, Mornings with Maria

Job Number: R50020567

Brand: Fox Business Network

Job Type: News, Production

Location Type: Onsite

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: October 31, 2022

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Business Network

FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York — the business capital of the world — FBN launched in October 2007 and currently ranks among the top business channels on television. The network is available in nearly 80 million homes in all markets across the United States. Owned by FOX Corporation, FBN is a unit of FOX News Media and has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox Business Network is looking for a highly motivated, proactive, and creative Freelance Associate Producer to join the Mornings with Maria team. As the Freelance Associate Producer, you will produce segments and have a big focus on booking political newsmakers & business leaders for the show. You will deliver a quality product in a fast-paced 24-hour news environment.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify news, select video and sound bites, oversee editing, conduct interviews and write stories for linear and digital

  • Pitch stories daily

  • Conduct pre-interviews and in-depth research on a wide range of topics

  • Book high-profile guests and produce in-studio segments

  • Occasionally field produce with the ability to shoot, write and edit packages for air

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 3+ years of experience in television production

  • Producing news segments, live shots or packages or field-producing experience

  • Experience interacting with high-profile talent and guests

  • Strong writing skills and editorial judgment

  • A passion for current events

  • Familiarity with iNews

  • Understanding of tape-less workflow in a newsroom

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

  • Must be willing to work weekends and nights and other various shifts

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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: $28.61-35.82 per hour. We provide Freelancers with healthcare and 401k after they meet eligibility criteria and any State required time-off, 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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