Full Time Job

Reporter, Politics

Fox News

Washington, DC 08-30-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION & are looking for an experienced Reporter to join our team. You have years of experience in journalism with an eye for breaking and compelling news to serve our audience. You ''live and breathe'' news, consuming content from a wide variety of sources. You are able to write and produce several stories efficiently on a daily basis, covering news of the day along with original and exclusive news.

• Cover some breaking news events, writing quickly and precisely to help solidify Fox News as the go-to site for developing stories
• Source international media for stories that resonate with's audience, aggregating with complete and proper attribution
• Pursue original and exclusive stories with headlines and angles in mind, working closely with contacts and sources
• Present all stories, original, breaking, and aggregated, in an accessible, consistent, and compelling style
• Collaborate closely with editors and fellow reporters
• Fill in as needed to program the homepage
• Help to produce stories from our network of international stringers.
• Ability to travel and report from the field on short notice
• Arriving to work prepared, with story ideas, pitches and headlines in mind

• Bachelor's degree in journalism or a related field is study is preferred, or equivalent experience
• 4+ years of experience covering the news and newsroom experience
• Author page with easily accessible bylines
• Strong knowledge of AP style
• A clear and crisp writing style
• A strong network of sources in Washington, DC
• A firm grasp of current events and a desire to be precise, quick, and accurate in presenting the news to the vast & audience
• Ability to work in a deadline-driven environment and work under pressure in a fast-paced newsroom environment
• Ability to be flexible and can work on some holidays as needed; possess an ''on-call'' mentality and be prepared to work under emergency or breaking news conditions
• Experience working with journalists at the international level
• Knowledge of developing SEO-focused content
• PhotoShop and knowledge of video (iPhone) editing skills is a plus


At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company's success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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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 newly announced platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 20 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.