Full Time Job

Booker

Fox News

New York, NY 04-23-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a talented Booker to join the # 1 National Cable Morning Show, Fox & Friends. As the Booker, you understand the importance of the ''first phone call''. You have the ability to reel in the big get before anyone else is even awake! You know what it takes to get the exclusive. You have the right attitude and understand that Fox and Friends requires a high level of commitment and dedication.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Pitch unique and interesting stories
• Conduct research and compile well-rounded pre-interviews
• Manage daily deadline turnarounds of a live-show
• Strategize with your colleagues on best booking approaches

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 3 years of experience in television
• Previous booking experience
• Strong editorial judgment
• A passion for current events
• You have an extensive rolodex and can book everyone from high-profile guests, celebrities and people at the center of major news stories
• Ability to work weekends
• Willing and able to work under tight deadline pressures while juggling long-term bookings
• Must be willing to work overnight and weekends

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
• A Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
• Experience researching using Lexis Nexus, Accurint, iNews
• Ability to find people via Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Reddit

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gq8nmm-3-238-130-97-42 in your application.

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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.