Full Time Job

Executive Producer

Fox News

Washington, DC 04-28-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox News Channel's Fox News @ Night is looking for an Executive Producer. As the Executive Producer, you will be responsible for overseeing content for a one-hour cable television news program. You will work hand in hand with the host, the show team, and management to facilitate a successful production and create an exciting work environment for the entire team.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Serve as the editorial point person throughout the build of the show up and into the Control Room until the conclusion of the program
• Set impeccable editorial standards and build a show with original content, the best sound, and elements for each segment top to bottom
• Copy edit scripts throughout the entire broadcast and continuously adapt to breaking news as warranted
• Work directly with the host on show content
• Help coordinate special projects
• Guide and mentor the team of Producers, Segment Producers, Bookers, and Production Assistants
• Deliver clear direction and feedback every day
• Conduct annual reviews
• Oversee staff calendar/backup roles
• Communicate with management about rundown/guest issues/staff issues

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 8+ years show producing at a local station or news network
• 2+ years as a senior producer in a professional live news environment
• Ability to execute live segments and breaking news
• Ability to work all hours and days as breaking news requires
• Ability to travel with host to road shows when required
• Possess technical skills, strategic thinking/decision making, and be a team player
• Ability to copy edit scripts for air

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
• Able to deal with daily script deadline pressure
• Able to react to breaking news with instant programming ideas
• Exceptional editorial skills: able to recognize stories with high potential for provocative, compelling television
• Knowledge of current events, politics, and pop culture

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gkkvz0-3-238-173-209-42 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.