Senior Publicist, FOX News Media

Job Number: R50014064

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: News, Public Relations

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: November 29, 2021

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Media

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.

JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX News Media is looking for a Senior Publicist to join the Media Relations Team. As a Senior Publicist, you have the ability to cultivate pitches and work with the media to secure coverage. You will collaborate with internal and external stakeholders in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. If you are a strategic thinker who understands how communication shapes the world of media, this role is the perfect opportunity to experience all aspects of public relations. To see more PR opportunities, please click here.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Secure prominent placements for all key platforms for FOX News Media
  • Assist in the development and execution of press strategies surrounding programming changes, new talent hires, digital initiatives, and product launches
  • Manage press surrounding linear ratings
  • Assist with crisis communication management
  • Handle all network breaking news reports and newsmakers, disseminating news highlights to top media outlets
  • Cultivate strong relationships with media
  • Conduct media analysis across traditional and social media platforms
  • Interact with professional associates and all levels of management both internally and externally

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Communications 
  • At least 3 years of experience in the media relations/public relations industry
  • Experience in crisis communications
  • Strong interest in media, business, politics and current events
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Results-oriented nature with the ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong research and project management skills
  • Knowledge of the latest industry trends and competitive news landscape
  • Exceptional communication and organizational skills
  • Reliable and trustworthy nature with the ability to handle high levels of confidential information
  • Positive attitude and team player mentality
  • Ability to work nights and weekends as the job requires

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.

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. 

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