Full Time Job

Associate Producer

Fox News

New York, NY 07-14-2022
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox News Media is looking for a motivated and creative Associate Producer. As an Associate Producer, you will work closely with the head of FNM's News Writing and Style department. You have exceptional writing, spelling, syntax, and grammatical skills. The Associate Producer is a team player who can also work independently, exercise sound judgment, and take initiative. Confidentiality is critical to your responsibilities.

Hours may vary slightly depending on project deadlines, but you will primarily work Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM ET.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Monitor platforms (FNC, FBN, Radio, Digital, Weather, etc.) at the direction of the VP of News Writing & Style and identify and track recurring issues
• Work with other teams to research upcoming stories, and provide recommendations aimed at ensuring consistency/accuracy
• Assist with the production of projects and events
• Assist in development of webinars/seminars for teaching and training purposes
• Update/optimize Fox News Media's internal Style Guide and Slack channel
• Keep up to date with show team contacts for communication and collaboration

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Bachelor's degree in English, Linguistics/Etymology, Mass Communications, or Broadcast Media or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience
• At least 2 years of writing experience
• Superior grasp of writing, spelling, grammar, and syntax
• Basic concept of TV news writing techniques
• Comprehensive understanding of active voice
• Working knowledge of iNews and PowerPoint along with basic knowledge of desktop video editing preferred
• Flexibility to occasionally work earlier or later shifts if needed
• Excellent understanding of the geopolitical climate and current events
• Strong organizational skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize assignments

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.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r1zb5x-3-236-225-157-42 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 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.