Full Time Job

Writer, Fox & Friends

Fox News

New York, NY 02-11-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

We are looking for a talented Writer to join the # 1 National Cable Morning Show, Fox & Friends First. You are a storyteller. You use creative, compelling and conversational copy to pull viewers in. You know the difference between an attention-grabbing headline and burying the lead. You like to dig into details, find the most interesting part about a story and make it resonate with viewers across the country.

• Write vo's, vo/sot's & reporter stories under tight deadline pressure
• Research and craft stories in a way that resonates with our viewers
• Create graphics and edit video via your desktop
• Communicate critical story information with producers and managers
• Be a true team player in a pool of talented writers
• Pitch story ideas
• Think outside the box to tell a story
• Understand the importance of utilizing and writing to video
• Craft bold banners that stand out
• Scour social media for elements or information that the competitors missed

• At least 2 years of major market experience
• Flexibility to work both weekend and weekday overnight hours
• Demonstrated ability to write creative and edgy stories
• Solid news judgment and understanding of fair and balanced journalism
• Thorough knowledge of current events, US politics, geopolitics, foreign policy and history
• Ability to work harder & faster during breaking news without compromising accuracy

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.