Full Time Job

Senior Digital News Editor

Fox News

New York, NY 10-19-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Fox News Digital is looking for a Senior Editor to join the team to cover the full range of breaking news. You will have the opportunity to head a small team of reporters and editors to create compelling content and report major events as they happen. We're looking for a team player who enjoys collaborating with others to bring stories to life to one of the world's most-read news websites.

You will be offered one of the following shifts: Sun-Thurs or Tues-Sat: 6 am-2 pm, 2 pm-10 pm or 10 pm-6am ​EST

• Lead a team of general assignment and politics reporters
• Coordinate with the Home Page team to deliver a compelling presentation of major events/news as they happen
• Collaborate with Fox News Channel personnel, web video producers, Opinion editors, and the Photo Desk to bring life and urgency to FoxNews.com

• The position will be remote at least to begin
• Ability to be flexible with your schedule/hours and will include working on some holidays
• Must have ''on-call'' mentality and be prepared to work under emergency or breaking news conditions
• At least five years proven experience in a daily breaking news environment, preferably for a news outlet covering a wide range of local, national, international & Political stories
• Must be adept at managing large team, keeping editors and reporters engaged and productive on tight deadlines
• Proven organizational ability to ensure editorial standards are upheld, demands from across company platforms are addressed, and a smooth handover is made to next shift
• Familiarity with AP style, strong knowledge of current events and politics
• Experience using content management systems and social media tools

Company Profile
Fox News

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.