Writer, Fox & Friends/Fox & Friends First

Job Number: R50023410

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Editorial, News, Production

Location Type: Onsite

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: September 18, 2023

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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.


We are looking for talented Writers to join the #1 national cable news luring program, Fox & Friends and Fox & Friends First. You are a storyteller. You use creative, compelling, and conversational copy to pull viewers in. You know the difference between an attention-grabbing headline and burying the lead. You like to dig into details and find the most interesting part of a story. You are also quick to jump on breaking news and a great communicator. The writer position will entail working directly with reporters and correspondents.


  • Write VO's, VO/SOT's and reporter stories under tight deadline pressure 

  • Create graphics and edit video via your desktop 

  • Communicate critical story information with producers and managers

  • Operate as a team player 

  • Pitch story ideas

  • Think outside the box to tell a story

  • Understand the importance of utilizing and writing to visuals


  • 2+ years of major market experience

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

  • Flexibility to work both weekend and weekday overnight hours 

  • Ability to write creatively for morning television 

  • Thorough knowledge of current events, US politics, geopolitics, foreign policy and history

  • Ability to manage breaking news 


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.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands. 

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: $65,500.00-75,000.00 annually for New York City and Westchester County, NY. 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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