Full Time Job

Associate Social Media and Homepage Producer

Fox News

New York, NY 06-29-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox News and Fox Business Network are looking for an Associate Social Media and Homepage Producer. The Social Media and Homepage Team is responsible for programming FoxNews.com, the Fox News app, FoxBusiness.com and the Fox Business app, as well as Fox News and Fox Business' social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn. As an Associate Social Media and Homepage Producer, under the guidance of Social Media and Homepage Producers, you will be engaged in newsgathering and the creation of new, unique elements to illustrate stories. You will be monitoring live streaming events, posted on both the homepages and social media, as well as producing quote pics and clips for posting on social media. You must have a sense of the brand, write headlines and be aware of real-time analytics. Flexibility in your schedule is vital to this role as you are required to work some holidays and shift your schedule as news breaks.

You will be offered one of the following shifts: TUESDAYS thru SATURDAYS (6:30 AM-2:30 PM), SUNDAYS thru THURSDAYS (6:30 AM-2:30 PM), SUNDAYS thru THURSDAYS (2:30 PM-10:30 PM), or TUESDAYS thru SATURDAYS (2:30 PM-10:30 PM)

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Write engaging, SEO-friendly headlines for both the FoxNews.com homepage and FoxBusiness.com homepage and social media platforms
• Monitor live streams and press conferences for use on the FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com homepages
• Use homepage manager and social media content manager tools
• Headline and image test all placements on both homepages
• Collaborate and produce photo illustrations and montages
• Work closely with editors, producers and reporters
• Participate in broader strategic discussions

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 2+ years of newsroom experience
• Strong writing skills, ability to operate under pressure
• Strong news judgment and knowledge of current events
• A firm grasp of current events and a desire to be precise, quick and accurate in presenting the news to the vast FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com audience

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
• Photoshop and prior experience working in a CMS

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d875pq-3-236-84-188-42 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.