Full Time Job

Booker, Gutfeld

Fox News

New York, NY 6 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

We're looking for a passionate Booker to join an exciting new weekday primetime program. As the Booker, you are a proactive individual familiar with programming across all the major networks, and are knowledgeable about pop culture. Your responsibilities will include managing and growing a diverse list of guests from politics, media, entertainment, and publishing. You will also interact with the daily live audience. Familiarity with the current show is critical. As the Booker, you are a team player that can hit the ground running while working with a diverse editorial staff and technical team.

• Strategize with team on best booking approaches
• Pitch story ideas for both day of and future story ideas
• Assist in bulking up future bookings
• Assist audience coordinator with daily live audience as needed
• Effectively communicate to host and control room staff during live shows/segments

• 3 years booking in a show producing at a local station or network
• Access to unique and news making contacts; strong rolodex
• Strong writing skills and editorial judgment a must
• Demonstrate out of the box thinking to have the competitive edge
• Ability to deal with daily script deadline pressure
• Experience interacting with high profile talent
• Experience booking in the Field
• Able to react to breaking news with instant programming ideas

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gp1po9-3-226-72-118-42 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.