Freelance Production Assistant, Fox News @ Night

Job Number: R50020909

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: News, Production

Location Type: Onsite

Experience Level: Entry Level

Location: Washington, District of Columbia

Job Posting Date: November 23, 2022

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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 talented Freelance Production Assistant to join the Fox News @ Night team in Washington D.C. As a Freelance Production Assistant, you will play an important role in the gathering of editorial information, video & graphical material for the weeknight program, Fox News @ Night w/ Trace Gallagher. You are also someone who thrives in a fast- paced news environment.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Creatively conceive and select elements for show segments

  • Conduct independent research, analyze and interpret domestic, international, and political affairs

  • Develop and pitch story ideas to anchor and senior show staff

  • Create and drive content to the other Fox News @ Night platforms

  • Greet guests

WHAT YOU WILL NEED:

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

  • 1 year of broadcast experience

  • Knowledge of national politics and the DC area

  • Familiarity with iNews and VIZ

  • Motivated, self-starter who is able to work independently, as well as in a team environment

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced and intense atmosphere

#EntryLevel #EarlyCareer

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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