Full Time Job

Writer, Fox & Friends

Fox News

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

We are looking for talented Writers to join the # 1 National Cable Morning Show, Fox & Friends. Good Writer candidates are storytellers who use creative, compelling, and conversational copy to pull viewers in. The right candidate is someone who digs into details to find the most interesting part of a story and why it matters to viewers across the country.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• 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
• Recognize 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

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 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 comprehension 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

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.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r1p57m-54-211-101-93-42 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.