Full Time Job

Digital Production Assistant

Fox News

New York, NY 09-09-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox News Digital is looking for a Production Assistant to join the team! You will have the opportunity to be part of a team that oversees the look, feel, and content of our FoxNews.com and FoxBusiness.com homepages and social media. You will need to have a good visual eye, be able to write headlines, and utilize real-time analytics platforms for content placement on FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com.

You may be assigned one of the following shifts: Tues-Sat, Sun-Thurs OR Wed-Sunday 6am-2pm (ET) or 2pm-10pm (ET)

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Story research
• Assist editors by pitching stories and pulling in wire
• Write headlines for FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com homepages and social media for all content verticals
• Utilize real-time analytics tools to determine desired content placements
• Monitor live streams and press conferences for use on the FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com homepages and social media platforms
• Coordinate the presentation of still photos as well as montages/collages/photo illustrations and slideshows
• Have a creative and sharp eye to produce compelling photo montages and illustrations that can be used on dotcom and social media platforms
• Seek out and identify compelling images from a large selection of wire service, news network and content partner content
• Create slideshows to capture important and compelling events
• Produce Instagram/Facebook stories daily

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• At least one year working in a daily breaking news environment
• Ability to work under deadline pressures with editors and reporters
• Willingness and ability to work nights, weekends, and some holidays
• Proven creative mind with a great eye for detail

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
• A college degree in journalism, graphic arts or other related disciplines
• Photoshop, Illustrator and prior experience working in a CMS
• Experience producing/posting for social media platforms

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gxn8j4-3-238-132-225-42 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.