Freelance Associate Producer, Fox Nation

Job Number: R50025567

Brand: Fox News Media

Sub Brand: Fox Nation

Job Type: Editorial, News, Production

Location Type: Onsite

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: May 16, 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

We are looking for a talented Freelance Associate Producer to join the Fox Nation long-form team. Fox Nation produces exclusive streaming documentaries, specials, and investigative, historic programming available only to subscribers. Fox Nation also includes access to exclusive live events and over 20 years of archival FNC programming unavailable elsewhere.  

You are familiar with working in a fast-paced environment that is constantly changing. You are highly organized and have great time management skills. You are proficient in storytelling and writing and are digitally savvy. You are looking for the next step in your career. You are a self-starter with a ''can-do'' attitude and enjoy working and collaborating with a team.  

The Freelance Associate Producer works on all aspects of production from concept to completion, working with a small team of producers and production assistants to complete multiple documentary-style projects simultaneously. You may also assist with other productions such as on-location town hall and live event programming and specials. You should be able to determine, plan, and manage their day-to-day activities as well as long-term priorities regarding all aspects of the production. You must be able to start with a concept pitch and see it through to a completed project.  

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES  

  • Researching stories, writing scripts, coordinating field shoots, finding archival video, managing rights and clearances  

  • Pitching story ideas and writing scripts  

  • Booking guests and conducting both on and off-camera interviews  

  • Working with field crews to shoot interviews and additional footage  

  • Working with editors to turn the raw footage into a completed, polished program  

WHAT YOU WILL NEED  

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

  • Experience working on long-form production

  • 2+ years of experience writing and producing experience at a legitimate news organization, production company, or documentary film company  

  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills  

  • Ability to work with others under strict pressure to meet imposed deadlines  

  • Ability to write, edit, and proof-read quality written content  

  • Ability to work as a part of a team  

  • Ability to think creatively and develop new and interesting approaches to storytelling  

  • Strong knowledge of current events and historical events 


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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.

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: $28.61-35.82 per hour. We provide Freelancers medical/dental/vision insurance 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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