Associate Producer/Writer, America Reports

Job Number: R50025146

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Editorial, News, Production

Location Type: Onsite

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: July 18, 2024

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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

America Reports is looking for a talented, organized, and motivated Associate Producer/Writer who has a natural curiosity for news and politics. The Associate Producer/Writer will write anchor scripts, including readers, VOSOTs, as well as guest and reporter hit intros. Snappy lower thirds and teases are a must. The Associate Producer/Writer will be able to work well under deadline pressure, have stellar communication skills, and have the drive to win.  

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Write copy for anchors, including readers, teases, and intros 

  • Pitch and develop unique and compelling stories that meet all required editorial standards 

  • Watch events and log material to identify news highlights and flag news developments 

  • Stay on top of the latest editorial information and communicate changes to anchors and managers in a fast-paced atmosphere 

  • Perform research, find, cut, and produce elements, and write scripts as needed 

  • Coordinate daily story development and report to the senior and executive producers in New York 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED 

  • 3+ years of experience in television production 

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

  • Strong logistical and editorial skills with knowledge of national and international politics 

  • Self-starter who can work independently as well as in a team 

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment, multitask, and prioritize daily and especially in a breaking news environment 

  • Familiarity with iNews, Dalet, and VIZ preferred 

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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: $61,000.00-74,250.00 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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