Producer, Fox Nation

Job Number: R50010598

Brand: Fox News Channel

Job Type: News, Production

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: November 8, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Channel

FOX News Channel is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. FOX News finished 2018 as the most-watched basic cable network for the third consecutive year in both primetime and total day among total viewers, and has held its number one national cable news channel status for 68 consecutive quarters. FNC is available in nearly 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Producer to join the Fox Nation team! As the Producer, you oversee multiple long-form productions from concept to completion, working with a team of associate producers and production assistants to complete multiple documentary-style projects at one time.  You also assist with other productions such as on-location town hall and live event programming and specials. You are able to determine, plan, and manage your own day-to-day activities as well as long-term priorities regarding all aspects of the production.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead all aspects of production including pitching story ideas, researching stories, writing and copy-editing scripts
  • Coordinate field shoots, manage rights and clearances, and supervise editing
  • Work with other departments throughout Fox such as legal, finance, graphics, and field production
  • Think creatively and develop new and interesting approaches to storytelling

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Ability to supervise staff and delegate
  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills
  • Ability to work with others under strict pressure to meet imposed deadlines
  • Writing and producing experience at a legitimate news organization, production company or documentary film company
  • Strong knowledge of current events as well as historical events
  • Ability to write, edit and proof-read quality written content
  • Ability to work as a part of a team
  • Willingness to travel and work flexible hours e.g. overnight, early AM, late night & weekends
  • Willingness to work long hours to complete complicated projects on tight deadlines
  • Ability to multi-task and handle concurrently various projects at different stages of completion

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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