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Associate Weather Producer / Forecaster - Fox Weather

Fox News

New York, NY 07-09-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX Weather is looking for an Associate Weather Producer/Forecaster to join our team!

FOX Weather is an ad-supported digital weather service that will provide critical information through cutting-edge digital products, engaging on-the-go audiences who seek trusted weather news and voices. A cross-divisional initiative built upon FOX's expansive resources and trusted meteorologists, FOX Weather will provide audiences with engaging, enriched, customized weather content and information on all platforms.

As an Associate Weather Producer/Forecaster, you will play a role in driving accurate, informative, and compelling weather coverage across platforms. Supporting the linear stream production team and digital content team, you will provide meteorological guidance, assist with content creation across platforms, and help ensure the FOX Weather audience is provided the most accurate, informative, and impactful weather content.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Work with linear stream production team by pitching weather content ideas, producing weather segments, and providing meteorological guidance
• Assist weather producers in updating daily weather graphics using IBM Max and Baron Lynx
• Monitor and analyze weather data to provide forecast guidance across all platforms
• Play crucial role during severe weather coverage, providing support to Weather Presentation Team
• Work closely with Weather Producers/Meteorologists to ensure consistent look, feel, and process
• Assist with troubleshooting issues with graphics platforms

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 2+ years experience in a broadcast television environment with IBM MAX and Baron Lynx applications
• Passion for understanding weather communication
• Excellent organizational skills, as well as the ability to create a collaborative environment that fosters team work
• Enthusiasm for new products and platforms, and the creative energy to ignite great ideas
• Excellent communication skills, a collaborative spirit, and the ability to work under intense deadline pressure
• Able to work a flexible schedule based on the needs of a live production environment

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d912y7-3-235-227-117-42 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.