Production Assistant - Fox Weather
New York, NY
Digital Production Assistant, News/Politics (NY or REMOTE)
FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com are looking for motivat ed Digital Production Assistant, News/Politics to join our team. As a Digital Production Assistant, News/Politics, you can handle a fast - paced environment and a re creative, flexible and have a ''can - do'' attitude. You are willing to learn, enjoy collaborating with a team and eager to advance within the company.
You may be assigned the following shift: Sun - Thurs or Tues - Sat: 6 am - 2 pm ET or 2pm - 10 pm ET
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Pitch and write stories to be published on FoxNews. com and FoxBusi ness.com in the news and politics sections
• Work closely with the graphics production team in finding and creating custom elements for stories
• Cut video from Fox News Channel & Fox Business Network shows for use in articles on FoxNews.com
• Monitor programmi ng for compelling newsmakers/segments that can be featured on
• Scour national and international media for stories that will resonate with our audience, aggregating with complete and proper attribution
• Multitask on tight deadlines in high pressur e environment
• Prioritize assignments and meeting deadlines
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Minimum 1 - 2 years online news experience either writing or producing
• Strong leadership, communication and organizational skills
• Experienced with multi - tasking several projects
• Excellent editorial judgment and knowledge of current events
• Ability to work well under pressur e and meet tight deadlines in a fast - paced 24 - hour news environment
• Flexibility to adjust to scheduling changes
• Be a team player willing to jump in when needed in breaking news situations
• Proven capability to be creative and think 'outside the box'
NICE TO HAVES
• A Bachelors or equivalent degree
of CMS, Photoshop and video editing systems is a plus
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rb7o1e-3-236-122-9-42 in your application.
FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOX News podcasts and the direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service FOX Nation. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 18 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks as the number one business channel on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.