Job Number: R50022454
Brand: Fox Business Network
Job Type: Editorial, News, Production, Digital
Location Type: Remote
Experience Level: Experienced Hires
Location: • USA Remote **
Job Posting Date: October 24, 2023
**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 an Editor to be a part of a groundbreaking online news team for FoxBusiness.com! You will copy-edit articles written by reporters, responding quickly and precisely to help Fox News Digital break news and cover developing events. You work to ensure the digital news desk produces content that is accurate, fresh, and compelling.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Edit stories with speed and precision, conforming to AP style
Assist senior editors to ensure that breaking news alerts are sent out quickly and developing stories are updated continuously and accurately
Monitor wires, social media, and internal emails for breaking news and updates to developing stories
Multitask on tight deadlines in high-pressure environment
Prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
Other duties as assigned
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
5+ years of Newsroom experience, preferably in a digital breaking news environment
Experience with metrics platforms like Chartbeat and Omniture
Prior CMS experience
Excellent knowledge of SEO
Ability to write and edit quickly on deadline
Ability to work in both breaking news and long-term planning deadlines is a must, some holidays required
Ability/flexibility to work mornings as required
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
A positive and collaborative attitude
Must be a self-starter with a strong news judgment and be a team player willing to jump in when needed in breaking news situations
Proven capability to be creative and think ‘outside the box’
A Bachelor's degree in journalism or a related field of study preferred, or equivalent experience
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