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Senior Recruiter, News Programming

Fox News

New York, NY 07-15-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Senior Recruiter, News Programming (Contract)


Fox News Media is looking for an experienced Recruiter to support our News Programming and Fox Weather recruiting initiatives. As the recruiter, you will manage candidates through the recruitment and selection process. We are looking for someone who is passionate about keeping abreast of innovative recruiting practices that enable us to be a best-in-class Talent Acquisition team

This is a contract role that is expected to last for up to one year, with the potential to convert to staff.

• Source, interview, and place Production, Programming, and digital professionals for Fox News media positions
• Partner with hiring teams to build and execute effective sourcing strategies and approaches with an ability to manage customer/partner expectations
• Recruit passive candidates at all levels and understand how to match technical requirements to candidates' skillset and competencies
• Build and maintain a pipeline of candidates through proactive market research and ongoing relationship management
• Conduct in-depth interviews of potential candidates, demonstrating the ability to anticipate hiring manager preferences by maintaining low interview-to-offer ratios
• Ensure a positive experience for all candidates under active consideration for assigned requisitions by providing timely, accurate, and relevant feedback
• Develop, foster, and maintain relationships with hiring managers
• Track, maintain, and improve recruitment metrics
• Participate in special projects/recruiting initiatives including assessment of best practices in interviewing techniques, job postings, candidate and hiring manager experiences

• 5+ years of recruitment experience in the Media/news space
• Ability to influence and drive results in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to manage aggressive and shifting priorities
• Proven and successful track record of engaging, selling, and recruiting production and programming talent
• Thorough knowledge of the News and Media industry landscape and trends
• Strong relationship management and negotiation skills
• Results-driven with the proven ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
• Demonstrated internet proficiency and ability to work with Applicant tracking systems as well as sourcing tools like LinkedIn, Indeed, and Google (Workday ATS experience preferred)

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzkqwn-3-235-227-117-42 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.