We are looking for a talented Booker to join Fox News Channel's new weekend show with Trey Gowdy. 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! You know what it takes to get the exclusive and can find people via Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Reddit, among others. You can research breaking news stories and lock in last-minute bookings, and you have the right attitude and understand that landing the best and right guest can make or break a show.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Book high-profile politicians, executives, and other big-name guests for segments
• Pitch unique and interesting stories that our viewers will relate to
• 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
• 2 years of experience in television
• Previous booking experience
• Strong writing skills and editorial judgment
• A passion for current events
• Possess an extensive rolodex and can book everyone from high-profile politicians, executives, and other people at the center of major news stories
• Willing and able to work under tight deadline pressures while juggling long-term bookings
• Must be willing to work weekends and late nights
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rnk58k-3-233-219-62-42 in your application.