Full Time Job

Associate Producer

Fox News

New York, NY 08-27-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a highly motivated, proactive and creative Associate Producer to join the team! As an Associate Producer you have keen editorial skills. You are an avid consumer of News media-from network, cable, and radio broadcasts, to print and online media. You are a pro-active, passionate and self-motivated individual. You are a team player that works well with diverse editorial staffs, guests, and technical teams.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Write conversational day-of scripts
• Pitch guest segment ideas with a clear media focus
• Identify news, select video and sound bites, oversee editing, conduct interviews and write stories for television and the internet
• Pitch stories daily
• Build graphics and lower thirds that help emphasize and enlighten the viewer
• Serve as backup line producer
• Handle guest segments by prepping talent, scripting lead-ins, writing questions and video

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Bachelor's degree
• At least 2 years of television news experience
• Strong interest in how the media covers the news
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment, multitask, and prioritize on a daily basis-especially in breaking news situations
• Strong communication and writing skills
• Familiarity with working in a fast-paced news environment

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gxn9v4-3-236-55-22-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Fox News

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 recently announced AVOD platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 19 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.